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Monumento al Campesino

Monumento Al Campesino

The distinctive Monumento a la Fecundidad created by César Manrique marks the entrance to the Monumento al Campesino in San Bartolomé. The white fertility sculpture was constructed from disused water tanks and dedicated to the conejero farmers who work so hard to produce crops from the volcanic land in Lanzarote. It stands 15 metres high…

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The Farm

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, The Farm in Matagorda

We needed to lunch in Puerto del Carmen this week, after a meeting in the resort, I’d heard some good reports about a new place, so we headed for The Farm in Matagorda. The Farm Country Kitchen & Bar to give it, it’s full name has a front entrance on the side of the C.C.…

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Playa Quemada

Playa Quemada

Playa Quemada is reminiscent of what Lanzarote would have been like before tourism. It’s a small seaside village where the residents are outnumbered by the goats that roam the hillsides. Situated at the foot of the mountains that are the Monumento Natural de Los Ajaches the village of Playa Quemada is nestled on the coast…

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Sushi Workshop at Cook in Lanzarote

Cook in Lanzarote offer some specialised cooking classes as well as their tapas and Spanish cuisine classes. These are fun days out in Lanzarote, and a great alternative from the usual excursions available on the island. They also make for an unusual gift for anyone with an interest in gastronomy. This month you can also…

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Teguise Sunday Market

Excursion Teguise Sunday Market

Book a bus transfer to visit La Villa de Teguise, the historic old capital of Lanzarote on market day. This market is the biggest and the best across the island, the brightly coloured stalls spread out along the cobbled streets, offering an eclectic mix of goods for sale. Take time out from browsing the stalls…

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Playa Blanca Market

Excursion Playa Blanca Market

Book a bus transfer to visit the holiday resort of Playa Blanca in the South of Lanzarote. We visit on Playa Blanca market day in the picturesque Marina Rubicón, which was constructed in the style of a Spanish village and has a selection of shops, cafés and restaurants, as well as the outdoor market stalls.…

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