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Tias

Tias – The Town Of Aunts

Tias is not widely known to visitors to Lanzarote and is generally just somewhere you pass through on the island’s main road, the LZ2. However, it is an important administrative centre and the municipality of Tías incorporates the largest of Lanzarote’s tourist resorts, Puerto del Carmen. Formerly called Las Tias de Fajardo, meaning Farjado’s Aunts,…

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Emergency Help & Advice Lanzarote

Emergency Help & Advice in Lanzarote

Hopefully you won’t need any of the following, but if you do need emergency numbers, help or advice whilst in Lanzarote here it is! Emergency call 112 The local emergency telephone number for police, ambulance & fire is 112. There is a smartphone app called FRESS112 that you can download to your mobile phone. Users…

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Arrecife

Visiting Arrecife For The First Time

I was speaking to a reader the other day who has been coming to the island for many years and who has never visited Arrecife. I gave him some tips about how to get there and what to do, so I thought I’d share them with you all. I recommend he visit on a Saturday…

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Monte Corona Rim

Where To Take Great Photos In Lanzarote

You don’t have to be a professional photographer to create great images of Lanzarote. But taking photos is part of many people’s holidays. The unique landscape of the island just begs to be captured, from the almost velvet textured appearance of the mountains at Femés to the dramatic, rugged cliffs of Famara and the wildly…

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Locals beaches

10 Reasons To Have A Winter Holiday In Lanzarote

We’re not really a seasonal destination, but it’s true that most people choose to come here in the summer months, so we thought we’d share some reasons to book a winter in Lanzarote, for those of you who might not have considered one previously. We’ve just returned to Lanzarote from a few days in the…

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Sat Nav

How To Get Sat Nav In Lanzarote Without Roaming

We hire a lot of cars to our readers every year, and increasingly, we’re being asked about Sat Nav. Unless you are hiring an expensive model, the cars here generally don’t have satellite navigation, but here’s one easy way for you to get effective Sat Nav for the island on your phone or tablet, without having to…

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