news from the island

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....

Monday March 28, 2016posted in News

DOUBLE TROUBLE Another Prime Minister Holidays On Lanzarote

Just when you thought you'd had enough of visiting politicians yet another Prime Minister turns up on the sunbeds....

Thursday March 24, 2016posted in News

QUAD WRANGLE Yaiza Applies Brakes To Buggy Tours

Quad Bike tours and rentals may soon have their movements restricted in the south of the island as the local council seeks to apply the brakes...

Monday March 21, 2016posted in Features

HOME FRONT Tourists Must Pay To Use HomeAway

The cost of booking a villa or apartment on Lanzarote via HomeAway and Owners Direct is set to rise by between 6% to 9% this year.....