Rastro Market, Playa Honda, Every Saturday

RASTRO Playa Honda A Rastro Market is like a car boot sale, it has second hand goods as well as new ones so the stalls can be really interesting.

There is a Rastro Market situated along the promenade in Playa Honda every Saturday which makes for a lovely stroll along the sea front. There are lots of lovely tapas bars along the front where you can stop for a coffee and cake or tapa or two.

Open: 10:00 – 14:00

Streets: Avenida de Playa Honda & Calle Princesa Ico

Organised: Ayuntamiento de San Bartolomé

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Saborea Arrecife

Have you seen a copy of the gastronomy book Saborea Arrecife?

saborea Arrecife The pocket sized culinary book was announced in November 2010 and includes 73 different establishments in Arrecife, 35,000 copies were to be distributed by the Ayuntamiento de Arrecife around the tourist information offices and places of interest. The aim of the guide was to open up the Lanzarote’s capital to tourists so that they would visit Arrecife to try the range of food and drink available at our local cafeterías, bares, restaurantes and tabernas.

The guide included some of our local institutions like Bar Enrique  read more »

Lanzarote Attractions

Here is our list of things to do and places to go in Lanzarote!

Seven Official Attractions

Centros de Arte, Cultura y Turismo

Mirador del Río Mirador del Río

The Mirador del Río visitor centre has been built into the top of the magnificent Risco de Famara cliffs close to the village of Yé on the Northern tip of Lanzarote. When you arrive all you can see is the stunning coast road leading off to the left and a semi circular building made from traditional stone walls at the rear of the car park. You can always find great flight deals via Expedia


Cueva de Los Verdes Cueva de Los Verdes

A visit to the Cueva de Los Verdes is a chance to go underground and take a guided walk along a 1km section of a lava tunnel. This tunnel system was a refuge for lanzaroteños during the pirate attacks, there is a well kept surprise too. The cave also includes a natural auditorium there are a range of concerts performed in this location through the year.


Jameos del Agua Jameos del Agua

The Jameos del Agua was the first site to be created by César Manrique as a cultural centre in Lanzarote which opened back in 1966 and is part of the volcanic tunnel formed with the eruption of the Volcán de la Corona. The Túnel de la Atlántida stretches from la Corona to the sea a distance of 6 km in length and one of the longest tunnels of its kind in the world. Its name “Jameo” refers  read more »

New Market in Costa Teguise, Every Thursday

Market Stall A new weekly food and craft market has opened in Costa Teguise.

Every Thursday there will be stalls in the Centro Comercial Punta del Jablillo from 10:00 to 14:00. The stalls will be offering a selection of freshly grown local produce and traditional crafts. Initially the market will only have ten stalls however the market organisers were keen to announce that this can be increased with  read more »

Clubbin' Lanzarote, 23rd - 26th December 2010

Here’s our guide to the Lanzarote nightlife events in the clubs and pubs around the island this weekend including Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day / St Stephen's Day.

Playa Blanca:


Venue: Wax Bar, C.C. Papagayo, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Date: Friday 24th December 2010

Time: 16:00 til late

Details: Kid’s Christmas Party with Santa and free gift for children. 21:00 Christmas is coming party with the 1,000 Euro giveaway and karakoke


Venue: Rooftops,  read more »

Relocating to Lanzarote - Choosing where to live

This is the first in a series of posts for people who are thinking of relocating to Lanzarote. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be covering all the aspects you should consider, and I’m hoping to get plenty of feed back from you via the comments.

Moving  read more »

Brunch Navideño, Stratvs, 24th December 2010

Brunch_Navideño Lanzarote Bodega Stratvs have a special menu at their Terraza – Grill on Christmas Eve.

The “Brunch Navideño” is available from 11:00 – 18:00 and includes the following mouth watering options…..


Queso fresco asado sobre tarte de tomatey “Mesclun” de berros con mermelada de higos €7

Langostinos al ajo acompañados de vieiras con panceta ibérica €11

Croquetas de jamón idérico de Guijelo €8

Crema de calabaza con bogavantes con su vaina de vainilla €12

Timbal de salmón de Uga con perlas de mango y melón aromatizado con lima y jenigbre €10

Milhojas de aguacate con queso Jersey de la Finca de Uga con tomates aliñados al orégano €7

Pescados  read more »

Zumba in Lanzarote

Zumba_Lanzarote Don’t worry about indulging in that extra mince pie over Christmas, you can Zumba those calories away from January.

You may not have heard of Zumba (pronounced Zoom buh) as it’s new to Lanzarote. Zumba is a fitness class with a combination of aerobic dance moves, designed to be fun and promises to be addictive. A Zumba class has easy to follow routines to up beat Latin music, leaving you feeling like you’ve worked out but been to a party!

Lesley has invited everyone to a free trial class for an hour at 19:30 on Tuesday 11th January 2011 in the Hesperia Hotel, Puerto Calero. Classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday from 19:30 – 20:30 each week, more information  read more »

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