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Thursday April 7, 2016posted in News

WAKEY WAKEY Spain Says Adios To The Siesta?

One of Spain´s longest standing and best known cultural practices, the siesta, is under threat. As the country´s current Prime Minister plans a switch to a 9am to 5pm working day....

Wednesday April 6, 2016posted in Events

CAPITAL CLASSICS Arrecife Stages Classical Concert Series

The second event in this year´s Classics Concert Series takes place in Arrecife this coming Saturday April 9th.....

Tuesday April 5, 2016posted in News

SUB STANDARD Local Dive School in Deep Water

A dive school in Puerto del Carmen that has been operating without the correct accreditation for years is now in deep water with local authorities.......

Wednesday March 30, 2016posted in Events

BIG PICTURE International Film Festival Rolls Into Action

The lights go down for Lanzarote’s 16th annual Festival of International Cinema next week....

Tuesday March 29, 2016posted in News

UNDER WORLD Thieves Raid Jameos Del Agua Box Office

Thieves have stolen at least 70,000 euros after raiding the box office at the Jameos del Agua last Sunday morning....

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