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5 Foods To Try In Lanzarote

Almost everyone who comes to the island has tried our famous local dishes like Canarian Potatoes or perhaps Estofado – traditional Lanzarote food. But there are some things we eat here that you may not have tried, so here are some suggestions for you, and we’ve also suggested where to go for our favourite version:…

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Ave del Paraiso Gin

Ave del Paraíso gin made in Lanzarote

We love trying a local gin on our travels, so we wanted to let you know about one made right here in Lanzarote, called Ave del Paraíso. Interestingly this gin originated following a visit to the Glenfiddich whisky distillery in Dufftown, Scotland. It wasn’t that the creator liked whisky, as he doesn’t! Roberto Acuña Elvira was…

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Insects

The Insects You Will Find In Lanzarote

Let’s start with the good news. We don’t have wasps here! In fact, we don’t have too many insects at all – there’s very little water for them, the wind makes life difficult for many, and the birds and lizards eat the rest! So what will you find here? Flies Lots of them in the…

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Lanzarote Walk, The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden is a great coastal path walk from Playa Quemada in Lanzarote. I guess it isn’t so much of a secret anymore as we met a few hikers along the way on our visit, so we’re comfortable sharing this destination with you! We parked by the two restaurants (Casa Tino & Salmarina) on…

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Jet 2 Holiday

Why You Should Book Your Jet 2 Holidays With Us

Exclusive Offer! Currently, we’re able to offer £10 per person discount on all Jet 2 holiday bookings – this is off their direct web price. This applies to all Jet 2 holidays (not flight only) for travel any time. Packages now on sale until April 2020! We know many of you use Jet 2 for…

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Mike

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Mike, also known as Miguel, is a co-founder of Lanzarote Information. He’s lived on the island since the millenium and his passion for it remains very strong. He’s a Lanzarote Ironman, a petrol head and loves travelling around the world. He’s published 5 books, 4 of them relate to Lanzarote.

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Julie, also known as Jules. What started out as a hobby for her – writing and taking photos of Lanzarote – developed into the successful business it is today. She’s also an Ironman and loves booking other people’s holidays when she’s not travelling herself. Lanzarote still takes her breath away most days.

Susana

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Susana is originally from Barcelona but lived in Ireland for 14 years. She came to Lanzarote for the first time in the summer of 2009 and fell in love with the place, she moved over in August 2010 and has being trying to find her feet… she’s found out they are at the end of her legs!

Norman

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Norman and his wife, Dee, have been living on the island for three years having been holiday makers here for fifteen years beforehand. In Rochdale in the UK Norman was a writer, poet and radio presenter covering community arts and High Art. He is thrilled by the vibrancy of that scene in Lanzarote and tries to capture that in his articles.

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