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6 Things I learnt during my trip to Lanzarote

6 Unusual foods you will find in Lanzarote

We think everyone should try the local dishes whilst on holiday so we have highlighted 6 unusual foods in Lanzarote Gofio Gofio is a milled grain that is similar to wholegrain flour and it has been a staple part of the Canarian diet for thousands of years and many children are still weaned on it. …

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Lanzarote lifestyle

6 Things I learned during my trip to Lanzarote

We are often asked for hints and tips from people who are visiting Lanzarote so here are 6 things I learned during my trip to Lanzarote. A Spanish dish doesn’t always mean Tapas! I love Tapas and it is my favourite way to eat when on holiday in Lanzarote.  However, we recently learned that you need…

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A Family Day In Lanzarote

I have been visiting Lanzarote for many years but I still get really excited about visiting the island and my Husband Charlie and our 12 year old Daughter Missy were particularly excited about this trip in June 2018 as we had so much planned.  Day one was a great family day in Lanzarote. We landed…

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Restaurant review, Kentia, Gourmet Club

Restaurant review, Kentia, Gourmet Club

If you are looking for somewhere special to have a fine dining experience we highly recommend the Kentia Gourmet Club in Puerto Del Carmen.  It is situated in the old town area and has fabulous large glass windows which allow you to enjoy views of the sea. The venue is a restaurant, a cocktail bar…

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The Farm

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, The Farm in Matagorda

We needed to lunch in Puerto del Carmen this week, after a meeting in the resort, I’d heard some good reports about a new place, so we headed for The Farm in Matagorda. The Farm Country Kitchen & Bar to give it, it’s full name has a front entrance on the side of the C.C.…

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Cook in Lanzarote reception

Cook In Lanzarote

There’s an activity available in Lanzarote, and the best part is that it involves food and drink! Véro & Antonio are a French and Spanish couple who are passionate foodies, like many of us they fell in love with Lanzarote on their first visit. The couple previously lived in Paris, their crazy dream to give…

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Tapas Bars

5 Tapas Bars in Playa Blanca

It can be hit and miss looking for great tapas bars, here are our 5 recommendations of where to try some authentic Spanish tapas dishes in the holiday resort of Playa Blanca in Lanzarote. Caprica Cheese Bar A fabulous cheese bar where you can taste local handmade artesan cheese with different flavours, along with a…

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Don Rafael

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, Don Rafael

We’d heard good things about the steaks to be found at Don Rafael Barbacoa Grill, so when we met up with friends in December, we decided to give this restaurant in Puerto del Carmen a try. It’s situated on the Avenida de Las Playas, the front entrance on the strip is Cantina, a Mexican restaurant,…

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Beer Lanzarote

Ordering Beer In Lanzarote

After a few visits, “A large beer please,” probably turns into “Una cerveza grande, for favor.” But if you’d like to order you beer like a local, read on: The Large Beer “Una jarra, por favor.” A jarra (literally a jug, and pronounced Harra) is what we call a large beer. Typically about half a…

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Vegan Restaurants in Lanzarote

The number of Vegan restaurants in Lanzarote has been growing in recent years. Here’s where you can currently dine out on Vegan food across the island, which we’ve listed in alphabetical order: Blooming Cactus Vegetarian and vegan friendly restaurant in the old harbour area of Puerto del Carmen (Calle Teide 35). Tel: 608 29 38…

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