news from the island

Friday June 10, 2011posted in News

Enjoy A Taste of the Canaries At El Grifo

El Grifo, the oldest bodega in the Canary Islands, has picked up another top award.

Thursday June 9, 2011posted in News

Jet2 Celebrate New Route From Glasgow

Glasgow based holidaymakers will now be able to take advantage of new flight services to Lanzarote with leisure airline Jet2.

Wednesday June 8, 2011posted in News

Rural Water Supplies Diverted to Main Resorts

The Lanzarote water board, Inalsa, has had to limit the supply of water to numerous villages across the island over the last two days to ensure that the main holiday resorts such as Puerto del Carmen and Playa Blanca are able to satisfy demand.

Tuesday June 7, 2011posted in Events

Afro Beat Stars At Jazz Canarias, Lanzarote

Jazz Canarias gets underway on July 1st and a number of leading Afro beat stars will be headlining the Lanzarote leg of this free annual event.

Monday June 6, 2011posted in News

La Graciosa Goes Green

Following the recent news that the island of El Hierro plans to be energy self-sufficient by 2015, the island of La Graciosa also intends to produce all its power with renewable energy.