news from the island

Tuesday February 21, 2017posted in News

CARNAVAL CAPITAL Arrecife Celebrates Carnival 2017

It´s Carnaval time in Arrecife - and here´s where to catch the highlights of this lively annual fiesta....

Wednesday February 15, 2017posted in News

ARRIVALS UP Britain Drives 11.2% Increase In Arrivals

Foreign tourist arrivals rose by 11.2% last month, with the UK driving the bulk of this growth....

Friday February 10, 2017posted in News

SPEND SPEND SPEND Tourist Expenditure Hits Record Highs

Lanzarote tourist spending hit record highs in 2016, but only 27% of this cash flowed directly into the tills of local businesses.....

Tuesday February 7, 2017posted in News

IN FOCUS The Black Mirror Films On Lanzarote

Lanzarote´s stunning scenery is set to enjoy another starring role, this time on the small screen, in the British produced series The Black Mirror....

Monday February 6, 2017posted in News

QUAD WRANGLES Yaiza Bans Buggies From Rural Roads

Quad bikes and buggies have been banned from rural roads and dirt tracks in the municipality of Yaiza, in the south of the island....