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Hot Stone Massage In Lanzarote

Jules uses several of the services Angie offers at Holistic Therapies, and she kindly bought me a session for my birthday recently – a Hot Stone Massage.

Stone Heart

Like many fellas, I’ve never been one for massages, but as I was about to embark on a fitness program, the timing was perfect.  read more »

Celebrity 5 Go To Lanzarote

The well known Channel 4 TV program has been filming an episode on the island over the last ten days. We’re not allowed to tell you who the five celebrities are yet, but we can tell you a little about what they’ve been up to.

Celebrity 5

RDF Television make the program, and they first contacted us when they found our site by searching for information on Lanzarote. We were able to put the production team in touch with various people, and they in turn invited us to a couple of the events.

Pirates on the beach   Filming in Arrecife

The essence of the show is that the five celebrities have to carry out various tasks, and then vote each other off until there are two left. The winner is then selected by a panel of judges, made up of people who have been a part of the tasks during the week.  read more »

April Fair, Playa Honda, 28th April - 1st May 2011

There is a Feria de Abril (April Fair) starting in Playa Honda today and over the weekend.

 April Fair Playa Honda

The event has been organised by the Asociación Al-Andalus in collaboration with the Ayuntamiento of San Bartolomé. There are lots of cultural events planned from Andalucia including andalucian tapas, flamenco groups of singers and dancers  read more »

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, Vesubio

Miguel wanted a pizza! We were in Costa Teguise, it was a weekday lunch time and we thought we’d try somewhere different to eat.

Restaurante Pizza Vesubio Restaurante Vesubio Costa Teguise

Lot’s of places offer pizza, we were in the Playa Jablillo area of the resort when the Restaurant Pizzeria Grill Vesubio caught our eye. Situated on the sea front, right on the point of Avenida del Jablillo, this restaurant looks out over the beach. We made ourselves comfortable on the large shady terraced area whilst the waiter brought the menus.

The first thing that struck me was that the clientele was mainly Spanish. Our waiter was very good, he enthusiastically told us about each of the daily specials which sounded delicious before taking our drinks order whilst we browsed the menu. Miguel picked a  read more »

Lanzarote Open Water Swimming Competition 2011

The Copa de Natación en Aguas Abiertas (Open Water Swimming Cup) is now open for 2011.

Copa de Natación en Aguas Abiertas 2011

Swimmers can register to participate in a number of sea swimming events held in Lanzarote throughout the year. There are 8 open water sea swims which take place from May  read more »

Canary Tourist Numbers Going Up All The Way!

The numbers are out for the first quarter of 2011, and it’s fantastic news for the islands. The Canaries made the number one spot for Spanish tourism attracting more than 30% of all foreign tourists who visited Spain for their sun holidays.

Arrivals  read more »

Day of the Cross, 3rd May 2011

I really like the tradition of the Día de la Cruz (Day of the Cross) which is held on the 3rd May across the Canary Islands.

Día de la Cruz  read more »

Wellness Fair, Costa Teguise, 30th April 2011

There is a Feria del Bienestar (Wellness Fair) at Pueblo Marinero in Costa Teguise on Saturday morning 30th April.

Feria del Bienestar  read more »

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