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A Family Day In Lanzarote

I have been visiting Lanzarote for many years but I still get really excited about visiting the island and my Husband Charlie and our 12 year old Daughter Missy were particularly excited about this trip in June 2018 as we had so much planned.  Day one was a great family day in Lanzarote. We landed…

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Concert Lanzarote

Joni Mitchell Would Love Them

Quinteto Orqeusta Classica de Lanzarote – concierto Number Five, Concierto Clasicos. A desire to take classical music out on to the streets and to sites that make it accessible to a non traditional classical audience has long been the driving force behind this group that is a small extraction from The Orquesta Classica de Lanzarote.…

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Fiestas del Carmen de Playa Blanca 2018

Fiestas del Carmen – Playa Blanca

The Virgin of Carmen, which gives the name to the Festivities, the patron saint of sailors and given the fishing roots of some of the villages in Lanzarote, it’s not surprising that “Fiestas del Carmen” are celebrated in different coastal towns in the island including, of course, Playa Blanca. The church in Playa Blanca is…

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Cook in Lanzarote

Cooking With The Best Chef In The Canary Islands

I had a real treat this week when I joined 5 others at Cook in Lanzarote to learn to cook some dishes with award winning chef João Faraco – recently voted the top chef in the islands. The event took place at Cook In Lanzarote‘s fabulous premises in Uga, and was attended by a local…

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Visual Arts

Visual Arts Exhibitions Arrecife

Notwithstanding a football World Cup Tournament, a one day cricket series between England and Australia, a US Open Golf championship and the long awaited return to playing tennis of Andy Murray, Dee and I decided to follow the advice Miguel had offered in a recent piece of Lanzarote Information about spending a day discovering the…

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Inflatable Waterpark Playa Grande

Aquapark Puerto del Carmen

The inflatable aquapark situated on Playa Grande, in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote is now open for Summer 2018. The aquapark is available to children over the height of 1.10 m who have to be accompanied by an adult, if they are also under the height of 1.40 m. The company operating this inflatable waterpark have…

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Lanzarote Karting

Lanzarote Karting Special Offer

Lanzarote Karting have an offer running through until the end of June: All Day Bundle This set consists of tickets for ten races, normally priced at €135, for €100. Half Day Bundle This set is for 5 races, normally €68, for €50. To get these prices, just quote “QR4” when buying your tickets on arrival…

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Jameos Music Festival 2018

Jameos Music Festival

The Jameos Music Festival is a regular summer event in Lanzarote, now in it’s sixth year. These special nights held in the spectacular Jameos del Agua, attract International DJ’s to the island. This year’s dates for 2018 have been confirmed as the 27th July, 10th & 24th August and 21st September. This year’s line up…

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Lanzarote Attractions

Lanzarote Attractions

Lanzarote has a wide variety of attractions to visit, so much more than just the official Centres of Art Culture & Tourism. We’ve listed places of interest across the island including privately owned museums, castles, theme park, aquarium and a cave. Seven Official Attractions Mirador del Río The Mirador del Río visitor centre has been…

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King Arthur & The Lanzarote Gospel Choir Reviewed

KING ARTHUR by Henry Purcell Casa de la Cultura Augustin de la Hoz, Yaiza. 10th June 2018 If, initially, only to lend support to a couple of friends and acquaintances involved in the production, we recently drove the few miles from Playa Blanca up to Yaiza to see a performance of King Arthur, written by…

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