TOP TIPS

This is the section of Lanzarote information where we put our tops tips about the island. Everything from food and drink to things to do, usually in simple to digest lists.

European Health Cards

European Health Cards

European Health Cards for UK and Spanish residents. UK Resident Residency is established by the length of time that you spend in a country, you are deemed to be resident when you live in a country for 6 months or more. If you are a UK resident but planning to take a holiday within Europe you should apply for your European Health Cards (EHIC) before you leave. This card is issued free of charge from the NHS and allows you…

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Driving over Lemons

Book Review – Driving over Lemons

If you discount some work with Rough Guides, then Driving over Lemons was Chris Stewart’s first book, and it’s a cracker! Take an author with an interesting background (First drummer for Genesis, itinerant traveller, sheep shearer and one time circus performer) and drop him with his family into a dilapidated farm in Andalucia and you have all the ingredients for a rib tickling read. The book covers the purchase of the farm, the painful handover process from the previous owner and the…

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