Dinosaurs Puerto del Carmen

Jurassic Kingdom Crazy Golf Adventure & Noodlebox

We recently had a fun night out with friends in Puerto del Carmen, which involved playing a round of mini golf and trying the new Noodlebox restaurant in the Biosfera Plaza shopping centre. Rooftop Entertainment, situated on the top floor of the Biosfera Plaza has some fun things to do for all the family. We’ve…

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The Fishermen Of Lanzarote

We who are fortunate enough to live on Lanzarote tend to take for granted that, when we go to a restaurant, there will be a selection of fresh fish just waiting to be prepared for us. But we often forget the fishermen who make this possible. Fishing, along with agriculture, has been an important industry…

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Shopping In Arrecife

Many people are daunted by the thought of of shopping in Arrecife, the capital of Lanzarote – but don’t be! Yes there are one way systems but there is plenty of parking and lots on offer, so have a go, but remember the shops close for siesta in the afternoon, so arrive at 10am or…

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Festival Musica de Canarias

Canary Islands International Music Festival

The concerts from the 34º Festival Internacional de Música de Canarias will be held in Lanzarote & La Graciosa from the 11th January to 2nd February 2018. Tickets are now on sale for a total of 6 concerts which include performers Nordic Voices, Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife, Ensemble Praeteritum, Orquesta de Cámara de Viena & Cuarteto…

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Weddings Lanzarote

Getting Married In Lanzarote

Currently, a “legal” wedding is not possible in Lanzarote, unless you are resident on the island. But that doesn’t stop hundreds of couples tying the knot here with a wedding celebration, and many more from having vow renewal ceremonies. Most couple choosing to get married here, will go through a small, legal ceremony in the…

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Birdwatching Excursion in Lanzarote

Lanzarote might be lacking in the sheer quantity of birds residing across the island, however there are  some interesting species to spot for anyone who enjoys birding. The Eco-Insider Lanzarote team know just where to look to spot some of our native and visiting bird species. The island attracts a large variety of migrating birds…

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Lanzarote Walk – Walks You Can Do From Haria

The lush green valley of Haría is a beautiful place to discover on a walk, there are numerous paths and trails to be found in the countryside. Haría council have launched a new website for tourists visiting the municipality, which includes 3 walks from the town, each estimated to take 1 hour and 30 minutes. There aren’t…

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Pirate Museum

Lanzarote Pirate Museum

The Pirate Museum or Museo de la Piratería is situated within the Santa Bárbara castle perched on the top of mount Guanapay in Teguise, the old capital of Lanzarote. The position of the Canary Islands made them a popular stop over for ships passing to and from the Americas, who would replenish their fresh food…

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Walking The Historical Centre Of Teguise

I joined the first guided tour of historic Teguise this morning for a tour of the old capital of Lanzarote. The initial group on the 11.30am tour were mainly Spanish tourists with a few English, I found the tour really interesting and hope that they become a regular feature in the future. Ask for a copy of…

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What Is Three Kings All About?

In many ways King’s Day, the celebration of “Three Kings” or El Día de Los Reyes is more important here in Spain than Christmas day. It’s the day that Spain celebrate the three Kings, or the three wise men, bringing their gifts to the baby Jesus. And that means it’s the day when most children…

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