news from the island

Tuesday August 8, 2017posted in News

TREASURE ISLANDS Tourist Spending Tops 7 Billion Euros

Record breaking visitor numbers have driven tourist spending on holidays in the Canaries above the seven billion euro mark...

Monday August 7, 2017posted in News

HIGH RISE Property Prices Up 10% In Canary Islands

Property prices are rising faster in the Canary Islands than anywhere else in Spain - making the region the seventh most expensive place to buy nationally....

Sunday August 6, 2017posted in Features

STRAIN IN SPAIN A Holiday In Other People´s Misery?

Spain is starting to creak under the weight of 75 million tourist visitors a year - are the cracks starting to show in the Canaries too?

Friday August 4, 2017posted in News

SCENT DOWN Local Police Sniff Out Dodgy Perfumes

Local police have seized over 30,000 euros worth of counterfeit perfumes destined for sale in local markets to unsuspecting tourists...

Tuesday August 1, 2017posted in News

ALL OUT Strike Action Threatened At Tourist Attractions

Tourists hoping to visit Lanzarote´s key tourist attractions in August may have their plans thwarted by industrial action.....