Sailing Charter In Lanzarote

Are you a passionate sailor or have you ever wondered about trying a totally different type of holiday?


Marina Lanzarote, in Lanzarote’s capital Arrecife is now home to a fabulous fleet of Charter Yachts with Lava Charter.    read more »

Desenvuelta - The new way of shopping... the old fashioned way!

"Desenvuelta" means unwrapped and essentially this shop in Lanzarote, sells a selection of products "a granel" or unpacked.

DesenvueltaDesenvuelta Window Display

I had heard about this shop opening in Arrecife towards the end of last year and I thought it was an interesting concept, but I wasn't too sure how it worked. So I finally decided to check it out.

Desenvuelta tara on containersDesenvuelta coffee

Basically you can either bring your own  read more »

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, Blue Horizon

We were initially disappointed on arrival at the Blue Horizon, it was our first visit and we had heard great things about this restaurant situated at the front of the Sol Lanzarote hotel.

Blue Horizon Beachfront LocationBlue Horizon at Sol Lanzarote

The reason for our disappointment was because the sushi menu was not available at 1pm, we’d been looking forward to this lunch for ages, so with a heavy heart we started to browse the tapas menu. All was not lost, there were actually some very different and interesting options in the tapas selection, and despite the modern furnishings and beachfront location, prices started from as little as €3.25.

Black pudding cigars at Blue Horizon

I was intrigued by the black pudding cigars with  read more »

Lanzarote News In Brief - Week 13 2016

Lanzarote Wines Win Medals

Vines  read more »

Shock! Horror! Daily Mail Article Gets Facts Wrong!


Everybody who loves Lanzarote seems to have been upset by the typically poorly researched article that appeared in the Daily Mail recently. We thought we’d pick them up on a few of the many errors in their report.


Crowded beach on Lanzarote


“If you like chavs with lots of tattoos eating c****y food, this is the place for you’


Sadly, there is some truth in this. We do get a few chavs with lots of tattoos here. Its the reason some shops still stock The Daily Mail here on the island. The upside is they only come once.  read more »

Lanzarote Airport: Balance of Connectivity 2015-2016

The Canary Islands tourist board have published details of a study conducted by Promotur in relation to our connectivity with other airports.

Arrecife Routes 2015 versus 2016

The analysis was carried out over a full year, covering from April 2015 to March 2016. For the Canaries as a whole it proves that we have regular routes connecting us with 149 airports in the world, which is 6 more airports than the previous year.

In terms of Lanzarote (ACE) airport, overall we gained 2 routes.

We lost the following 13 routes:  read more »

English Cinema in Lanzarote, 28th & 31st March 2016

There are two movies in English next week in Lanzarote, shown both on Monday and Thursday:


"Room" at Multicines Atlántida in Arrecife remains unchanged at 19:40h. 

A mother (played by Brie Larson) and her son Jack (played by Jacob Tremblay) have been kidnapped and four walls is is the only life Jack knows. But after they make make a daring escape, he will discover that there is life beyond those walls.

Also starring William H. Macy and Joan Allen. Based on the novel by Emma Donoghue and directed by Lenny Abrahamson.

This unusual uplifting drama has got great reviews not to mention the Oscar for best actress won by Brie Larson!  read more »

Lanzarote Wine Run 2016

Registration has opened for the popular Lanzarote Wine Run (and walk) due to take place on the 19th June 2016.

Lanzarote Wine Run 2016

We’ve participated in this event as walkers where you can stroll through the picturesque wine region of Lanzarote, stopping at wine bodegas along the way for a taste, or two. We’ve also competed in the half marathon distance trail run, this is a tough but fabulous course, alternating in direction each year between Mancha Blanca and Uga.  read more »

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