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Which Resort In Lanzarote?

You’re wondering which resort in Lanzarote to choose for your holiday? You’ve come to the right place! The island has three resorts and the vast majority of visitors stay in one of the three, with only the more adventurous choosing to stay in Arrecife or one of the island’s rural areas. Let’s look at each…

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Lava Beach

Lanzarote News In Brief, Week 33, 2017

Work Started On New 5 Star Hotel In Matagorda Work has started on digging the foundations for the new 5 star hotel, which will be called “Lava Beach.” The planned completion date is November 2018, although that is flexible depending on how the initial groundwork goes. British Tourist Loses Eye In Hotel Fight A fight…

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Registering A Birth In Lanzarote

Our guest writer Stuart has some news! I disappeared from the blogging scene for a while, following a return to full-time employment, a house move and, as of four weeks ago, a baby boy! It seems there’s nothing quite like becoming a father to remind you of the more important things in life, and give…

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The Big Lanzarote Quiz – Answers

Did you miss the quiz? This page is for the answers, but if you want the quiz go here: The Big Lanzarote Quiz. Here we go with the answers: 1/ Yé. 2/ Haria – you can visit his house. 3/ None – it was a trick question, there are no rivers or lakes here. 4/…

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Walking The Stunning Famara Coast & Cliffs

I have often looked down from the heights of Risco de Famara, the towering cliffs above the renowned surfing beach, and seen paths along the base of the cliffs. A group of us decided to explore these trails. We set off from the top of Urbanización de Famara on the track that vehicles use to…

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Nao craft beer

Cerveza Nao Craft Brewery

Cerveza Nao is a small craft brewery that has opened in Arrecife. We had already tried their excellent beers in various bars around the island, so we wanted to meet the team behind them, and to see the brewing process. Nao are located in a small unit in the Puerto Naos area of Arrecife. They…

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Catlanza VI – Private Luxury Charter

We had a sneak preview aboard Lanzarote’s newest luxury yacht, Catlanza VI. Many readers will be familiar with her big sister, which does daily trips to Papagayo from Puerto Calero. Cat VI is available for private charter. But Cat VI is something different – still a sailing catamaran, but smaller and more luxurious and she’s…

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Famara shipwreck

Rolla-1 Shipwreck in Famara

Many people know of the Telamon shipwreck on the coast by Costa Teguise, but what about the Famara shipwreck? These days, only the very tip of Rolla-1 is visible at low tide in Famara. The Rolla-1 ran aground off Famara on the 19th January 1982, the residents in the village of La Caleta thought there…

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