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Results Lanzarote Santa Pro Kite

The Isla de Lanzarote La Santa Pro Kite got off to a slow start whilst waiting for the right weather conditions, the competition finally started on Saturday 9th April 2011.

Once the wave riders had checked in to the event on Wednesday 6th they were released for the day as the wind was too light for the competition. Extreme Elements posted this video of the day which includes Soufianne Hamaini exploring the landscape and taking tapas in Teguise, Kari Schibevaag on Famara beach and Keahi De Aboitiz enjoying surfing some incredible waves – looks like his stubbed toe didn’t hold him back as he went on the win the competition!

On Thursday despite the light forecast, the winds were gusting up to 40 knots  read more »

Camel House Concerts , Duo Cassadó, 23rd & 24th April 2011

Camel House Concerts are proud to present Duo Cassadó who will be performing two piano and cello concerts over the Easter weekend.


Duo Cassadó are the first Spanish / Canarian classical artists to perform at the Camel House, Marta was born in the Canary Islands and lived in Gran Canaria until the age of 12. The duo, Marta Moll de Alba (piano) and Damien Martinez Marco (cello) have a repertoire combining classical and Spanish music. They will soon record the complete works of Gaspar Cassadó and Ricardo Lamote de Grignon for cello and piano. The programme’s are different for each concert:

Saturday 23rd April  read more »

Geocache Walk, La Bomba

This is a stunning place and worthy of a visit even if you don’t enjoy walking!

Montaña Colorada Montaña Colorada Arial View

Montaña Colorada is the bright red mountain that you can see from the LZ-30 road which passes through La Geria. To access the parking area, turn onto the LZ-56 towards Tinguaton and the Timanfaya National Park, look for the dirt track turn off on your right as you approach the base of the corona.

Montaña Colorada Map Montaña Colorada path

We were here  read more »

Royal Wedding, 29th April 2011

In Lanzarote there hasn’t been any Royal Wedding fever. I’m not expecting any street parties or to see china cups on sale adorned with images of Willam and Kate but I know there are some Royal Family fans out there and would like to reach out to any businesses in Lanzarote who are embracing the big day on 29th April 2011.

Prince William & Kate Middleton Engagement Photo

At the moment  read more »

Lanzarote Football, Villa Santa Brigida 1 Lanzarote 0

4th April 2011

After over four and a half months the Rojillos get their first taste of defeat away from home against a rejuvenated Villa Sta Brígida.

The Gran Canarian side is only three points off a play off spot following their third win on the bounce against league leaders U.D. Lanzarote.

UD Lanzarote team 030411

Both sides began the match positively with the home team edging possession and chances at goal. In the 26th minute Rojillos manager Quico de Diego was forced to replace goalkeeper Alejandro with Ruymán following an injury sustained as the Lanzarote keeper was injured during a poor clearance.

In the 38th minute the home side broke the deadlock with a strike from midfielder Héctor Figuerao and only a minute later the locals should have doubled their advantage. Striker David Figuerao found himself inside the box with just the keeper to beat. The replacement keeper stretched and finger tipped the strikers effort away for a corner.

Moments later  read more »

Concert in Pueblo Marinero,Timberque, 9th April 2011

Canarian folklore group Timberque will be performing in Pueblo Marinero, Costa Teguise tonight 9th April 2011.


The group of 18 musicians have travelled over from our neighbouring island of Fuerteventura for the concert tonight  read more »

Nightlife 8th - 10th April 2011

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

Puerto del Carmen:

Bahia Sala de Fiestas Bingo Bailable

Venue: Sala de Fiestas Bahia, Costa Mar, Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote

Date: Sunday 10th April 2011

Time: 20:00 – 23:00

Details: Spend a different kind of Sunday with your family and friends with bingo and latin dancing (Gran Bingo Bailable Latino).



Neoh Music DJ Fritang La Roca

Venue: Pub La Roca  read more »

Famara Carnival Programme 2011

It’s party time in Famara this weekend, the last place to celebrate carnival for 2011 in Lanzarote. Don’t forget the Isla de Lanzarote World Tour Santa Pro Kite competition is being held on Playa Famara until Sunday too.

Famara Carnival 2011

Saturday 9th April

19:00 Procession  read more »

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