news from the island

Friday August 24, 2007posted in Features

Black Gold

Unlike the other Canary Islands black sand beaches are actually few and far between on Lanzarote.

Tuesday August 21, 2007posted in Features

Aloe Aloe Aloe

Aloe Vera grows fantastically well on Lanzarote and could be just the job if you need to soothe that sunburn.

Wednesday April 11, 2007posted in Features

Into The Valleys

The north of the island is home to two green and verdant valleys that are the ideal antidote to the aridity of the south.

Sunday April 8, 2007posted in Features

Trading Places

How did the Lanzaroteños make a living before the advent of mass-market tourism in the 1970`s?

Thursday August 31, 2006posted in Features

One Hump Or Two

For many tourists a visit to Lanzarote just isn´t complete without a camel ride around the islands main attraction, the Timanfaya National Park.