Beaches Closed In Lanzarote For Toxic Algae

Beaches in Lanzarote and La Graciosa were closed to swimmers yesterday due to an algae in the water which could be harmful to humans.


The health warning was issued on Sunday, local councils for Tías and Teguise prohibited swimming and fishing on all beaches within  read more »

Competition: Concert Tickets Dominic Halpin & The Honey B's

Last chance to win a pair of tickets to see the fabulous swing band Dominic Halpin & The Honey B’s in Lanzarote on Saturday 8th October 2011.


The question is:  read more »

I Love Siestas!

According to the press, the siesta is dying out in Spain as businesses have to stay open for as long as possible to try and make money. There are even reports that the tradition in many hot European countries to close down for the whole of August may be finishing too. It appears the global recession is really making people question traditional ways of living and doing business.

Nancy taking a siesta

In a busy tourist resort like Playa Blanca, many shops stay open all day and every day. I love coming back from a restaurant or night out and being able to call into a supermarket to do some shopping at 22.00 or even  read more »

Ocean Lava Lanzarote Triathlon 2011

It’s not too late to participate in this years Ocean Lava Lanzarote Triathlon which takes place on the 8th October.

Ocean Lava Lanzarote Triathlon 2011

Registration has been extended to the 4th October, allowing for some late entries to this swim, run and bike event in Puerto del Carmen. The distances are  read more »

Stratvs Golf Tournament in Lanzarote, 8th October 2011

Bodega Stratvs will hold their 3rd Torneo de Golf in Lanzarote on the 8th October 2011.


Registration closes on the 5th October to  read more »

9 Lives Lanzarote Feral Cat Spay Neuter Campaign

Cat lovers who have holidayed in Lanzarote will no doubt be aware of the feral cats living around the holiday complexes.


9 Lives Lanzarote are a charity organisation who were formed to help these wild cats, they  read more »

Lanzarote Nightlife 29th September - 2nd October 2011

The weekly nightlife guide as to what’s on in the pubs, clubs and other events this weekend across Lanzarote. The main event this weekend is the Lanzarote Summer Music Festival meets Oktoberfest in Puerto del Carmen, you can find the programme on the link.

Puerto del Carmen:

Summer Closing Party

Venue: Heineken Varadero, Plaza del Varadero (old harbour), Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote

Date: Friday 30th September & Saturday 1st October 2011

Time: 00:00 – 06.30

Details: Summer Closing Party. The party starts in Heineken Varadero with resident DJ Nandy and new DJ Albert Catala (Barcelona). Bar staff will stamp your hand for free entry to Discoteca Tropical where you can continue to party on until 6.30am with a spectacular light and bubble show.



Blue Party

Venue: Discoteca Ococo  read more »

Above Average Temperatures For Autum 2011 Predicted

The Meteorological Agency (AEMET) have predicted slightly higher than average temperatures the months of October, November & December in the Canary Islands.

Roundabout in Yaiza read more »

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