Healthcare in Lanzarote

You are not entitled to any NHS medical treatment when you live abroad unless you are receiving a state pension, you should notify your local doctors to remove you from their list and not use the Euro  read more »

Transporting pets to Lanzarote


A pet's passport is recommended for any cats or dogs that are travelling abroad with you.  read more »

NIF and NIE Numbers in Lanzarote

Police Station, Arrecife

The local system here changes frequently, at the time of this update you can apply for a N.I.E. number and receive the documents within a few working days.  read more »

Lanzarote Shopping Guide

Shopping can be frustrating when you don't know the opening hours, where to go and what to ask for, this guide is not to limit where you shop but to take some of the guess work out of who might sell w  read more »

Lanzarote Schools

There are three types of school on the Island: local Spanish, Private English, and Private International.  read more »

Costa Teguise

The resort of Costa Teguise is the second largest tourist area of Lanzarote, developed in the 1980's.  read more »

The Difference Between Spanish and British

This is slightly tongue in cheek, but it's a question I'm often asked by people new to the island, so I thought I'd come up with a few pointers to try to highlight the cultural differences between our  read more »

A Cautionary Tale

This is a funny story from my friend Mike, about some strange clients he had a few years ago.  read more »

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