NEWS

In this section of Lanzarote Information, you can stay in touch with all the news from Lanzarote, from the latest and also going back over the last 12 months.

 

Casita Palmera

American Visitors To Lanzarote

I was fascinated to hear from my Friend Marcus at Casita Palmera that he had an American family staying at his property recently. There are no direct flights from the USA to Lanzarote, and based on our experience of travelling in the states, many people there have never even heard of The Canary Islands. I…

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Freediving Lanzarote Project Seeks Crowd Funding Support

World Champion freediver Marianna Krupnitskaya and her partner Nick have been based in Lanzarote for some time and have offered training for freedivers from all over the world here, through their business Freediving Lanzarote.   They now have an ambitious plan to create Europe’s largest freediving project here on the island, based in Puerto Calero.…

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Amura competition

Best Bar People In The Canaries

Estrella Galicia, makers of one of Spain’s favourites beers, have been holding a competition at Restaurante Amura in Puerto Calero, in a bid to find the best bar people in The Canaries. Competitors were tested on their skills at pulling draft beer, pouring bottled beer and their knowledge of the world of brewing. The winner…

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Finca Arrieta

Ten Years Of Finca De Arrieta

Many years ago, we visited the plot of land that is now Finca de Arrieta with founders Michelle and Tila Braddock. And yesterday, they kindly invited us to join their team at the unveiling of a sculpture to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the first guests staying at the finca. These days, Finca de Arrieta…

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Memories of La Tiñosa

Puerto del Carmen Competition “Memories of La Tiñosa”

The Townhall of Tías is organising a very interesting vintange photography contest where photos must be from before 1986. They can portray scenes of: -La Tiñosa village, the Harbour and the Plaza del Varadero. -Avenida de las Playas -Changes in the landscape due to the development of different areas of Puerto del Carmen -Photos of…

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Calendar Cover

Lanzarote Information 2018 Calendar

Julie has been taking amazing images of Lanzarote since the year 2000. Last year, for the first time ever, we released a calendar of her best shots and we were amazed at the demand – the printers could barely keep up!   These are some of the reviews the 2017 calendar had: “A really good…

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