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Fiestas Playa Honda, 23rd - 25th September 2011

It is  a fiesta weekend in Playa Honda which includes a rock concert, horse racing on the beach, giant procession, kite flying, foam party and fireworks amongst other events to celebrate the end of summer.

The events will be held along the seafront, the explanada de Guacimeta is the car park area next to the school just before the airport with a large tent, the programme is below with a translation in English.


Fiestas de Verano Playa Honda 21011 Programme:  read more »

Dominic Halpin & The Honey B's, 8th October 2011

The next artist to feature in the autumn concert series from Maestro Music Management is the talented Dominic Halpin & The Honey B’s who are flying in to Lanzarote to perform on the 8th October.


Dominic is described as “Two shots of Italian Dean Martin croon, a slice of Frank Sinatra swing, blend that together with a healthy dash of good old Elvis ... Bang! you have it “

This swing band from  read more »

Man Killed In Collision With Last Minute Travel Bus

A 46 year old man died whilst driving along the circunvalación (LZ-3) in Arrecife earlier this evening.

Circunvalación Arrecife

The man was driving an Opel Corsa which crashed head on with  read more »

Lanzarote Football, UD Lanzarote 2 CD Vera 1

17th October 2011

The game had been moved forward to Saturday because of the islands most famous Fiesta de los Dolores. Fifty thousand locals (third of the island) walked to a village to pay their respects to ´´Our Lady of sorrows´´ who as folklore says stopped the flow of lava destroying the fertile lands.

Anyway if the game had been played on the Sunday there would have been fifty thousand hangovers and as the game was put forward I am sure one or two of our boys would have joined in the festivities after this thrilling win.


Lanzarote began the game with  read more »

Guardia Civil Called To Calm Ryanair Passengers In Lanzarote Airport

According to an article in La Voz, the Guardia Civil were called to intervene when tensions rose amongst Ryanair passengers at Lanzarote Airport on Monday.

Lanzarote Airport Departures

The trouble started with a delay on a Lanzarote to Madrid flight when  read more »

Canary Islands Showcase

Approximately one hundred travel agents and tourism professionals will be meeting in the UK tomorrow  for the Canary Islands Showcase event.

Canary Islands Destination Showcase

Delegates will have a chance to meet up face to face with 24 professionals from the Canary Islands who are  read more »

Buy Lanzarote Produce Online

A new website is currently in development for Lanzarote which will allow users to purchase local produce and farm animals online.


Merca Lanzarote will be a virtual marketplace for agricultural products and livestock, this project has been  read more »

Exhibition: Continuidad, Galería La Molina

If you would like to see what Lanzarote was like in years gone by then you’ll enjoy the new exhibition at the gallery in the Molina in Tiagua.

Galería La Molina

The collection of photographs are entitled “Continuidad” and feature images of  read more »


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