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Lanzarote Craft Demonstrations, Haría Saturday Market

If you wanted to know more about the traditional arts and crafts from Lanzarote then you must visit the weekly Saturday market in Haría.

Haría Saturday Market Baskets on the Fish Stall at Haria Market

Not only is there a fabulous collection of traditional hand made craft and local produce stalls at the Haría Market but from this week onwards you will be able to watch the artists at work and participate in workshops too. The theme of the demonstrations and classes will change every month, in August the theme has been dedicated to the ancient crafts of the Canarian ancestors.

This week Aquilino Rodríguez who is a ceramista (potter) will be holding a Taller de Cerámica in the plaza from 10:00  read more »

World Press Photo Exhibition in Lanzarote, 6th - 26th August 2011

Once again Lanzarote has the honour of exhibiting the World Press Photo 2011 during August. Lanzarote is only one of two places in Spain that the collection will be exhibiting, the other is Barcelona.

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Lanzarote Nightlife 4th - 7th August 2011

The weekly nightlife guide as to what’s on in the pubs, clubs and other events this weekend across Lanzarote.

We’ve already published details of these events, just click the link for a reminder of what they are:

Fiestas de Nazaret

Fiestas del Carmen in Puerto del Carmen

Summer Concerts – Jazz Concert at Jameos del Agua 6th August


La Geria:

Alexis Lemes Quinteto 7 august

Venue: El Chupadero, C/ Guardilama 3, La Geria, Lanzarote

Date: Sunday 7th August 2011

Time: 19:30 – 01:00

Details: Alexis Lemes in Concert, timple and jazz fusion with the quartet (Alexis Lemes, Adrian Niz, Carmelo Santana, Alex Jansen & Alejandro Garcia)


Playa Honda:

White Party 5 august

Venue: Lounge Playa Flor Chill Out, Calle Nestor Alamo 2, La Concha, Lanzarote

Date: Friday 5th August 2011

Time: 23:00 – 04:00

Details: White Party with DJ Charlotte Gilpin Moss


Puerto del Carmen:

Bodega Vulcano

Venue:  read more »

Paying For Convenience

I was in the resort of Costa Teguise earlier today, I was in a hurry and needed to pick up three items of shopping.

British Products There was a tourist supermarket next to where I had parked in the Las Coronas area, I rushed in and found my three items they were:

Jacksons sliced loaf of bread

Nescafe coffee

PG Tips tea bags

Now as the one  read more »

Lanzarote Weather July

Looking back over the month of July the weather in Lanzarote was not good, but then I looked back over the past two years and I think my expectation was too high.

Cloudy skies in Lanzarote

I’m not saying you shouldn’t plan for a holiday here in July, there have been plenty of opportunities to relax on the beach and get a great tan, it’s  read more »

Figs in Lanzarote

Whilst walking at the weekend with Nacho from Senderismo Lanzarote we were offered a green coloured fig from a man in his garden when we were passing through the village of Mancha Blanca.

White fig in Lanzarote Volcanes 1824 Senderismo

My Spanish friends were delighted, thanking  read more »

Lanzarote Grape Harvest Begins Today

The vendimia officially begins in Lanzarote today, Bodegas Los Bermejos and El Grifo will start to harvest their grapes from this morning.

Vines growing in Lanzarote

It’s not been the best year of weather for grapes and it’s expected to be a poor harvest not  read more »

Car Shop, Liquidation Sale, Saturday 6th August 2011

The Car Shop in Lanzarote will open their doors again for one day only.


The legalities have all been completed following the death of owner  read more »


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