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Fake Goods

Camera And Electronic Shops In Lanzarote

You’ll find plenty of debate around the web, and lots of people with opinions on this subject on the streets of Lanzarote. Generally, the electronics shops in Lanzarote have a bad reputation for scamming clients with fake goods, and bad trade practices. As a duty free island, with very low VAT, we have plenty of…

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Patera

Tragedy In Lanzarote As Seven Die In A Patera

Updated 16th January 2018 One of the immigrants aboard has been identified as the skipper of the boat. He was found to have around 9000 Moroccan Dirhams in cash on him, about €800. He has been arrested on a charge of reckless homicide. The two who were taken to hospital yesterday have been transferred into…

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Club las Calas Aerial

Special Offer At Club Las Calas

Club Las Calas is one of Puerto del Carmen’s most popular apartment complexes, established for over 30 years. They have a special offer running for stays in April, May and June – just £299 for a seven night stay in one of their recently refurbished apartments! All you have to do is book by 28th…

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Picon

Picon Is The Black Stuff On The Soil In Lanzarote

The black stuff is called Picón, although we’ll lose the accent now, as people probably won’t search for the information with it! Picon is volcanic ash from the eruptions here in the 18th and 19th centuries. You’ll find it everywhere around volcanoes here. Most commonly, it’s black, but you can get a red version from…

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News January

Lanzarote News In Brief – Week Two, 2018

Four New Pontoons For Orzola Four new pontoons, which will allow alongside mooring for 67 boats, are being built in the harbour in Orzola. The €300,000 project is aimed at offering visiting sailing vessels a northern alternative for berthing, and one of the pontoons is specifically designed for commercial traffic. Amazing Escape After Car Goes…

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Sangria

Lanzarote Recipe – Sangria

Every restaurant on the island seems to have a different Sangria recipe ranging from watery fruit juice to a “blow your head off” concoction with Cointreau thrown into the mix. And in between, there are several really excellent varieties of the drink, which has become synonymous with enjoyment in the sunshine. Here’s our Lanzarote Information…

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Jobs in Lanzarote

8 Tips For Getting Jobs In Lanzarote

We are often contacted by people from Northern Europe asking about moving to the island and working here. There are jobs in Lanzarote, but the job market isn’t as sophisticated as you might be used to. So here are some quick tips for anyone thinking about coming to work over here: 1/ You need to…

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Lanzarote lifestyle

Lanzarote – A Better Work / Life Balance

Most north Europeans who move here, and I include myself in the group, do so for the Lanzarote lifestyle. Canarians seem to be better at achieving a good work / life balance than those of us from cooler climes. The siesta is still observed by many businesses here Lunch really does take an hour, sometimes…

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