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Arrecife Fun Run Up The Gran Hotel

Another diverse sporting event for Lanzarote, this one is a 6km run with the finish line on the top floor of the tallest building in Lanzarote. We are referring to the Arrecife Gran Hotel situated on the beach in the capital and you can’t use the lift!

Carrera Arrecife 10 October

The Carrera Arrecife Gran Hotel will be  read more »

You Know You Live In Lanzarote When....

Susana is one of our writers, the first anniversary of her move to Lanzarote is approaching which has made her reflect back over the past 12 months.

First Anniversary Cup Cake

The first year is the hardest to make or break here, you will hit “the wall” which is  read more »

Lanzarote School Calendar 2011 / 2012

The Lanzarote school term dates for the academic year 2011 / 2012 have been confirmed by La Consejería de Educación. The children start back at primary school (Infantil and Primaria) on the 7th and secondary school on the 13th September 2011.

Back to school

The fiesta days and school holidays for Christmas and Easter 2012 have been confirmed for Lanzarote as:

Fiesta Nuestra Señora de los Volcanes: 15th September 2011  read more »

Famara Beach Clean Up, 11th August 2011

Teguise council have agreed an exchange with 45 students from the University in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, the deal is accommodation in return for cleaning the beach at Famara.

Famara Beach  read more »

Zumba Lanzarote News

You’re invited to come and join in a free Zumba class this Friday in Playa Honda, Lanzarote.

Zumba fitness logo

The Zumba party will be at Fuerte Gym in Playa Honda for the first time so please go along to  read more »

Harvest Grapes Followed By Tapas & Wine, Bodega Stratvs, 20th August 2011

If you’re looking for a unique experience in Lanzarote this summer, why not join in the grape harvest with Bodega Stratvs!


For one day only, Bodega Stratvs have organised a special vendimia event for residents and visitors in Lanzarote to join with them to harvest their grapes.

This will  read more »

Dictionary of Canarian Words

How many times have you looked to translate a word that you’ve heard in conversation or read in Lanzarote and not found it in your dictionary or translator?


I know I have lots of times! I’ve found  read more »

Reader's Mobility in Lanzarote Updates

We were recently contacted by two readers regarding mobility in Lanzarote…..


Andrew regarding Puerto del Carmen

I have just returned from a week in Puerto Del Carmen where I was on holiday with my wife youngest son and eldest (disabled) son. Having been to PDC before I decided not to take my son's electric wheelchair but his manual chair. Given the  read more »


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