news from the island

Wednesday February 2, 2011posted in News

Ryanair Aiming For 4.5 Million Passengers

Ryanair has announced plans to expand its share of air passengers travelling to the Canary Islands...

Monday January 31, 2011posted in News

Lanzarote Wins Dual Irish Travel Awards

Lanzarote won its ninth consecutive prize at the Irish Travel Industry Awards last week.

Thursday January 27, 2011posted in News

Local Wine Sales Rise by 30% in 2010

Sales of Lanzarote wines rose by 31.5% during 2010.

Wednesday January 26, 2011posted in News

Weather and Strikes Hit December Arrivals

The number of foreign tourists visiting Lanzarote fell by 9.76 % in December.

Wednesday January 26, 2011posted in News

Island Wide Clean Up Under Way

The heavy rainfall which inundated Lanzarote has left island emergency services with a big clean up job.