news from the island

Tuesday July 19, 2011posted in Events

Summer Concerts at Centres of Art and Culture

Several classical music concerts have now been confirmed for the summer, with the first event getting underway this Saturday 23rd July at the Cueva de los Verdes.

Monday July 18, 2011posted in News

Occupancy Levels Climb 8% in June

The number of tourists staying in apartment complexes and hotels in Lanzarote rose by just over 8% last month, according to the latest statistics released by ASOLAN, the islands hoteliers association.

Friday July 15, 2011posted in News

Upgrades In Costa Teguise and Puerto del Carmen

A number of hotels and apartment complexes in both Puerto del Carmen and Costa Teguise have been earmarked for extensive improvements and upgrades.

Thursday July 14, 2011posted in News

Tourist Arrivals Climb Again in June

The number of foreign tourists taking holidays in Lanzarote rose by 20.7% last month versus June 2010, according to the latest data just released by AENA, the Spanish airport authority.

Wednesday July 13, 2011posted in Events

Gay Pride Festival in Puerto del Carmen

This Friday and Saturday 15th and 16th July sees the annual Gay Pride Festival taking place in Puerto del Carmen. With the main parade taking place along the Avenida de las Playas from 19.00 onwards on Saturday.