Lanzarote Health Centre

Your Lanzarote Health Questions Answered

We’re often asked about health issues for visitors to Lanzarote, so we thought we’d put together a list of the most common ones, together with our answers: Is the tap water safe to drink? We don’t have any natural water in Lanzarote, so it all comes from desalinated ocean water. It’s high in minerals and…

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What Is Christmas Like In Lanzarote?

At this time of year, many people are booking to come over to enjoy Christmas and new year “Lanzarote style!” But what’s it like? What are the official holidays? The official holidays here are 25th December, 1st January and 6th January. On those days, offices and the shops out of the resorts will be closed.…

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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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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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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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Playa Blanca

Playa Blanca Couples Guide

The newest resort in Lanzarote is Playa Blanca , which translates to the white beach and is situated in the South of the island. The resort caters for families but for this article we will focus on what there is to do for couples. There is a great range of accommodation in Playa Blanca. The…

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Airport Landing

When is it a good time to visit Lanzarote?

We’re quite often asked the question “When is it a good time to visit Lanzarote?” The answer depends on what you want from your holiday. Some like to follow the trend and visit places during the peak season, for others they want to escape the madding crowd and come when it’s quieter. Of course this…

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Buses Lanzarote Airport

Buses From Lanzarote Airport

Following several recent comments about the enormous walk from the arrivals area of Arrecife airport in Lanzarote, for passengers being transferred by bus to their accommodation, I went to walk the path from Terminal 1 to the new bus parking area. Exiting the arrivals area to the right following the signs for Bus, I arrived…

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Lanzarote petrol stations

Petrol Stations In Lanzarote

For first time visitors to Lanzarote, you may be wondering how to fill up your hire car at  petrol stations. I remember when we first arrived on the island we had no idea of how to say what we wanted in Spanish or what to expect when we drove on to the forecourt – we…

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