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Mirador del Rio

What To Do On A Saturday In Lanzarote

Continuing our series of things to do in Lanzarote, here’s our template for a perfect Saturday on the island! You need to have a hire car to do this, but we can help with that! Lanzarote Car Hire Manrique House Museum, Haria After breakfast, head to Haria, and park up in the village. Aim to get…

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stupid question

There’s No Such Thing As A Stupid Question

Can you tell me what the weather will be like from 13th to 20th March? That far ahead, the only thing we can rule out is snow! OMG! I didn’t know it snowed there. Will we get rain? How big is a Renault Clio in Lanzarote? The same size as the ones there. No, I…

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Haria

Haria. Not to be Missed!

It’s easy to pass through the historic town of Haria in the north of Lanzarote, without discovering the secrets hidden within. Here’s our guide as to what to look out for when visiting the beautiful valley of a thousand palms. Attractions: There’s an underground art exhibition centre in the Plaza de la Constitución in the…

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E-Bike

Riding An E-Bike In Lanzarote

Over the weekend we experienced an E-Bike for the first time, and they’re a brilliant way to get around the island! We’ve teamed up with E-Bike Lanzarote to offer you a choice of various guided tours you can do on these clever machines, and you can also hire the bikes to use for your own…

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Cafe con hielo

5 Drinks You’ll Hear Canarians Ordering

You won’t find many Canarians drinking Sangria, or “large beers” as drinks on your travels around the islands, but here are some drinks you will hear being ordered: Café con hielo Quite literally, this is coffee with ice, and it’s surprisingly refreshing on a hot day. Your coffee will be a strong black coffee, and will be…

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Visiting Lanzarote

First Time here? How Can We Help?

Welcome to Lanzarote’s biggest and best website! This page is designed to help you navigate your way around here – we have tons of great content, so the answer to pretty much any question you have is probably already here somewhere! You can see the menu bar at the top – that will take you…

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Lanzarote Airport

Lanzarote Airport

Lanzarote Airport consists of two terminals. T2 is for inter island flights only, so we’ll concentrate here on T1, which is where all international flights arrive and depart. Arrival at Lanzarote Airport Arriving at Lanzarote airport for the first time? Here’s what to expect when you arrive, and where to go once you’ve collected your…

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Pimientos padron

Lanzarote Recipe – Pimientos de Padron

Another Lanzarote tapas staple, is pimientos padron and one which is so easy to cook! If you manage to get the correct type of Spanish Padrón Pepper, remember, there’s an occasional hot one in every 20 or so! Ingredients Padrón peppers (allow 8 to 10 per person) – they are a particular type of green…

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Suntan

How To Get A Great Suntan In Lanzarote

One of the things most people visiting the island hope to return home with is a great suntan! Here are some tips for making sure you get the best possible tan, with the least risk of skin damage. Remember… Lanzarote has much higher radiation from the sun than northern European countries because of our location…

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