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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…

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Distance Table for Lanzarote

Lanzarote is only 77 km from North to South and has a surface area of 846 km2 so its easy to explore the whole island during your holiday. Probably the best way is to divide the island into the North and South and explore over a couple of days so that you have time to…

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Lanzarote Average Temperature Chart

Lanzarote Average Annual Weather Charts

We’ve collated the weather charts for Lanzarote for you below. Lanzarote has a lovely all year round climate, some sat the best weather in the world! The temperature chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures for each month, in the coldest months of January and February the temp can drop to 14 degrees…

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Timanfaya

Volcanoes, Eruptions, Lanzarote

Lanzarote had volcanic eruptions for six years from 1730 to 1736 and a smaller one in 1824, its status is classed as historical and therefore dormant, although you can feel the heat under the surface at Timanfaya. The eruptions that started in 1730 lasting six years, covered the most fertile areas of the island, there…

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Lanzarote Windmills

The Windmills Of Lanzarote

Lanzarote still has several remaining windmills (los molinos) although a few of these are now in ruins. The Lanzarote windmills are a feature of the island and provided motive power for many uses, thanks to the trade winds. The Lanzaroteños grew maize, which after harvesting was toasted and then taken to the local mill for…

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Promenade walk, Puerto del Carmen

Promenade walk in Puerto del Carmen

The resort of Puerto del Carmen has a 6km stretch of promenade that runs from the end of the runway at Matagorda to the main beach Playa Grande. Perfect for a long walk! For the main part, the traffic now runs in one direction with a cycle lane from the main beach towards Matagorda and…

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Picturesque Charco de San Ginés

Clubs & Charity Organisations in Lanzarote

Lanzarote has a great community spirit and can offer a variety of clubs and organisations to get involved with. Whether you want to sing, dance, play sport, meet new friends, raise money for good causes and much much more. The Ladies who Lunch raise much needed funds for SARA.   SARA are a registered charity…

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Public Holidays

Annual fiestas in Lanzarote

Did you know that April is the only month of the year that Lanzarote does not have a fiesta? Below is the annual calendar of fiesta dates for the island of Lanzarote. These fiestas are where you can see some of the traditional Canarian costumes and music, look out for the romería (procession) and verbena…

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