Mike

Freediving Lanzarote Project Seeks Crowd Funding Support

World Champion freediver Marianna Krupnitskaya and her partner Nick have been based in Lanzarote for some time and have offered training for freedivers from all over the world here, through their business Freediving Lanzarote.   They now have an ambitious plan to create Europe’s largest freediving project here on the island, based in Puerto Calero.…

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Snorkelling

Snorkelling In Lanzarote

Lanzarote is one of the best places on the planet for snorkelling. Why? Because the water is warm, teeming with life, and there are very few “nasty” things in it! We don’t have jellyfish, the only sharks you may see inshore are harmless Angel Sharks, and the water is clean and clear. If you’re planning…

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Lanzarote News

Lanzarote News In Brief – Week 48, 2017

Largest Shopping Centre On Island For Arrecife A new shopping centre is being built on the site of the old canning factory, opposite the city’s sports centre. Building work will take just over two years and the result will be a 32,000 M2 shopping centre with underground parking for 900 cars. Crime Increase Crime in…

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Caves Concert

Piano Concert At Cueva De Los Verdes

Concerts at the caves are very rare and amazingly atmospheric. On Saturday 9th December Lanzaroteño pianist Samuel Aguilar will perform a piano concert in Cueva del los Verdes entitled “Night thinking.” He will be performing his own compositions but also some improvisations. Aguilar was born in Lanzarote in 1975, and studied music on the island…

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Amura competition

Best Bar People In The Canaries

Estrella Galicia, makers of one of Spain’s favourites beers, have been holding a competition at Restaurante Amura in Puerto Calero, in a bid to find the best bar people in The Canaries. Competitors were tested on their skills at pulling draft beer, pouring bottled beer and their knowledge of the world of brewing. The winner…

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Finca Arrieta

Ten Years Of Finca De Arrieta

Many years ago, we visited the plot of land that is now Finca de Arrieta with founders Michelle and Tila Braddock. And yesterday, they kindly invited us to join their team at the unveiling of a sculpture to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the first guests staying at the finca. These days, Finca de Arrieta…

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Timanfaya cycling

Lanzarote Cycle Route – Timanfaya And La Geria

One of our favourite circular bike routes in Lanzarote is the loop through the Timanfaya National Park and the wine region of La Geria. The route from the centre of Yaiza is 31km long, we’ve ridden this in both directions and don’t have a favourite way round they are both equally as good. We parked…

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Apartamentos Fariones

Lanzarote Holiday Offer – Fariones Apartments

Fariones Apartments are part of the Fariones group here on the island and they enjoy a fabulous location in Puerto del Carmen with both easy access to The Strip, but also being only a short walk from the old town and harbour area. The apartments are really spacious and are well equipped, with kitchens, so…

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Picnic spot

Ten Walks In Lanzarote – PDF Guide

We’ve produced a handy PDF which gives you details of ten walks you can do on the island. As avid walkers, we’ve explored the highways and byways of Lanzarote for many years, and we’ve selected ten to give you a fair cross section of walks you can do in various parts of the island and…

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Lanzarote Carnival Countdown!February 2, 2018
17 days to go.