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Lanzarote Restaurant Review, Gulliver Cerveceria

Restaurant Review, Gulliver Cerveceria, Tapas Bar

Gullivers Tapas bar has been on my list of places to visit for a long time, we finally made it over to Tinajo lunch Gullivers Cerveceria, Tapas bar is owned by José and Maribel, a lovely couple who give a warm welcome to returning friends as well as new visitors. Situated on the main road…

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5 Live Music Bars In Puerto Del Carmen

There are plenty of live music bars to enjoy around Puerto del Carmen. We wanted to share our top five live music venues that we’d recommend checking out in this resort during your holiday in Lanzarote. The Island Live Music Bar The Island Live Music Bar is open 6 nights a week from 8pm, closed…

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Beekeeper

Miguel – The Lanzarote Beekeeper

We were introduced to Miguel Galván, the beekeeper, during the third bodega hopping tour with Lanzarote Eco Insider. Miguel invited the group to tea and coffee on the terrace of his finca situated on the outskirts of La Villa de Teguise. He escorted small numbers of us to see his collection of six beehives at…

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Hoglet asleep in hands

Hoglet

I was out in our garden one morning in July watching the sunrise when my attention was drawn to something squeaking. On closer inspection I found it was a tiny hedgehog who had clearly lost it’s mum as they shouldn’t be out in the open during daylight. After observing the hedgehog for a while it…

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Panza de burro Lanzarote

Why The Cloud In Lanzarote Is Called “Donkey’s Belly”

I heard a cloud expression once that I didn’t understand. Tt was “Los alisios siguen trayendo panza de burro” which translates to the trade winds are bringing donkey’s belly! This is a Canarian expression which refers to the weather phenomenon that occurs in the north of almost all the Canary Islands during the summer months.…

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La Pastora de Haria

We discovered another treasure on our doorstep yesterday. La Pastora de Haria. I had no idea this delightful dairy even existed, La Pastora de Haria is run by Violeta and Luis who live in the campo on the outskirts of the village. The facilities here are like no other granja in Lanzarote, these goats are…

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Aquilino the traditional potter in Lanzarote

We met another character from the village of Haría recently, thanks to Elvia and her students from Co Co Lingua Language Travel Lanzarote. This language school doesn’t just focus on lessons in the classroom, they have regular events taking the students out and about the island of Lanzarote. On this particular Friday we were invited…

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Ikarus Gastro Art

Lanzarote Restaurant Review – Ikarus, Teguise

We’d enjoyed some excellent meals at Ikarus in the old capital of Lanzarote over the years, this establishment had become our restaurant to celebrate special occasions in Lanzarote. When we heard it was under new ownership and my birthday was approaching, we made the decision we should go and find out if it was still…

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Camel Rides

Camel Rides In Timanfaya

There are a few different ways to experience the beautiful national park of Timanfaya in Lanzarote, the one that we’ll remember for a long time is by camel. The Echadero de los Camellos in Parque Nacional de Timanfaya is easy to find by car, it’s on the main road from Yaiza LZ-67 as you approach…

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Lanzarote Restaurant Review, La Puerta Verde

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, La Puerta Verde

We attended the Más que Son concert at La Puerta Verde restaurant in Haría last night, which gave us an opportunity to see one of our local restaurants that was recently taken over by new owners, at full capacity. Now owned by Susanne from Lanzarote 37° and Karl from Clinica Dr. Kunze who both live in the…

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