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Island Quest

Island Quest Escape Rooms

There’s a new attraction in Lanzarote! Island Quest Escape Rooms is now open in Playa Blanca, and they’re offering a fabulous hour’s entertainment to visitors and residents of the island. In case you don’t know what an escape room is, in simple terms, you are locked into a room and given a series of clues…

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Castillo de Las Coloradas

Castillo de Las Coloradas or Torre del Águila

I had seen this castle in Playa Blanca in the distance on several occasions when I have visited the resort so I decided to get up close and personal. t’s called Castillo de Las Coloradas (Las Coloradas’ Castle) or Torre del Águila (The Eagle’s Tower), although tower and castle seem to be interchangeable depending on different sources: I’ve also heard…

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Fiestas del Carmen de Playa Blanca 2018

Fiestas del Carmen – Playa Blanca

The Virgin of Carmen, which gives the name to the Festivities, the patron saint of sailors and given the fishing roots of some of the villages in Lanzarote, it’s not surprising that “Fiestas del Carmen” are celebrated in different coastal towns in the island including, of course, Playa Blanca. The church in Playa Blanca is…

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Ghost hotel

Lanzarote’s “Ghost” Hotel

To the north-west of Playa Blanca, up the coast from the lighthouse, is the hulking remains of ghost hotel  – Atlante del Sol, otherwise known as Hotel de Los Charcones after where it’s located. It is worth a visit for the location as well as to see the results of foolhardy developers. The walk to…

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Electric Scooter Lanzarote

Electric Scooter Tour & Rental

Ride through Playa Blanca in Lanzarote on an electric Star Harley scooter with a guide on an eco tour or rent them to explore at your own pace. Either way you will enjoy an original mode of transport for visiting this beautiful resort. Eco Tour: Drive silently through Playa Banca, accompanied by your guide, who…

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Fat Bikes Tour Lanzarote

Fat Bike Guided Tour

Discover the Ajaches Natural Park and Papagayo beaches on a fat bike tour, these fat tyres make any terrain easy! Price: €39 for adults, €25 for children (aged 8-11 years) Duration: Between 2-3 hours Start Time: 09:30 Available: Monday, Thursday and Sunday Included: Drink, snack, a guide and a helmet Recommendation: Wear appropriate clothes and…

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Princesa Yaiza

Last Minute Summer 2017 Offers For Lanzarote

Are you still looking to book a late availability summer holiday in Lanzarote? Take a look at these deals departing from various UK airports in the coming weeks, give us a call on UK Freephone 0800 810 8404 if you want to book or can’t find what you’re looking for. Departing Date 2017 Duration Board…

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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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Elba Lanzarote Royal Village & Premium Suites

We visited the Hotel Elba Lanzarote Royal Village Resort in Playa Blanca in April 2017 for a tour of this hotel, so that we can recommend their facilities with a personal insight to our holiday clients. The 4* Hotel Elba Lanzarote has 91 bungalows spread out within their grounds and the resort is divided into…

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