news from the island

Wednesday June 29, 2011posted in Events

Noche Blanco in Teguise

Head for the former island capital of Teguise this Friday 1st July as this historic town celebrates 'Noche en Blanco' or 'White Night', to mark the start of the annual festival of Nuestra Señora del Carmen.

Tuesday June 28, 2011posted in Events

PWA World Tour in Costa Teguise

The Professional Windsurfing Association world tour hits Costa Teguise this week from June 30th to July 3rd. With a prize purse of €30,000 up for grabs.

Monday June 27, 2011posted in News

New Bus Services For Playa Blanca

Public bus services connecting Lanzarote's two main resorts of Puerto del Carmen and Playa Blanca have just been improved.

Friday June 24, 2011posted in News

Illegal Hotel Grants To Be Paid By Spanish Government

The Spanish Government has accepted that it will repay the cost of grants awarded by the European Commission to eight hotels in Lanzarote that were subsequently declared illegal.

Thursday June 23, 2011posted in News

Main Attraction Admissions Rise 8% in May

The number of admissions at Lanzarote's six main centres of art, culture and tourism climbed by 7.88% last month. As foreign tourist arrivals on the island continued to rise during May.

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