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Drinking Tap Water In Lanzarote

The tap water in Lanzarote isn’t really suitable for drinking, so most people who live here buy large containers of water from the supermarkets with their weekly shopping. But it’s a real pain! You fill up your trolley with the 5 or 8 litre containers, hump them into the boot of the car, do the…

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Which Resort In Lanzarote?

You’re wondering which resort in Lanzarote to choose for your holiday? You’ve come to the right place! The island has three resorts and the vast majority of visitors stay in one of the three, with only the more adventurous choosing to stay in Arrecife or one of the island’s rural areas. Let’s look at each…

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Airport Strikes Lanzarote 2017

Aena airport workers in Spain have announced a series of 25 one-day airport strikes that will take place across Spain starting in September 2017. They are striking in protest at working conditions and pay. The planned dates for the strikes are: September: 15, 17, 22, 24 and 29 October: 1, 6, 11, 15, 27, 30…

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Lava Beach

Lanzarote News In Brief, Week 33, 2017

Work Started On New 5 Star Hotel In Matagorda Work has started on digging the foundations for the new 5 star hotel, which will be called “Lava Beach.” The planned completion date is November 2018, although that is flexible depending on how the initial groundwork goes. British Tourist Loses Eye In Hotel Fight A fight…

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Lanzarote Holiday Offer – 5 Star Princesa Yaiza

This week’s special offer is for a week of super luxury for a couple, staying at the the famous 5 star Princesa Yaiza Hotel in Playa Blanca in one of their spectacular suites. The Princesa Yaiza has no fewer than 9 restaurants and 3 bars, 2 of them pool bars. There are six outdoor swimming…

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Lanzarote Accommodation With Booking.com

We know some readers prefer the flexibility offered by booking.com when booking accommodation on the island. Although they don’t offer ATOL protection, they do offer “pay on arrival” options and “no deposit” options without cancellation fees. But do check before booking that you have chosen the correct options. Booking.com have over a million properties around…

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Sport In Lanzarote

Sport plays a big part in Lanzarote life, and sports tourism is the fastest growing sector of the island’s most important market. The biggest contributor is the weather, of course! With guaranteed good weather all year round, there are no concerns about booking a week or two to enjoy outdoor pursuits, and these days the…

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Scuba Diving In Lanzarote With Island Watersports

Scuba diving in Lanzarote is amongst the best you’ll find anywhere in the world. We have clear, warm waters, amazing volcanic reefs and caves and an abundance of interesting sea life. Boat dives are available, but most of the best dive sites on the island are easily accessible from shore. Island Watersports have been established…

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February Weather

Weather Forecast For Lanzarote

Here’s the weather for the island, updated in real time for you. Forecasts for Lanzarote are not very accurate, and certainly not if you’re looking more than 5 days ahead. This data is from Wunderground, and it’s the closest we’ve found to what really happens here! Click the “read more” button to see a forecast…

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