Top Catz Dance is ready to go!

Starting the second week of September, Top Catz dance classes will begin again for adults and children aged from 4 years old.

Top Catz Dancers performing tango

Classes will be held in the Rafael Cedrés school in Tias, in Puerto del Carmen, and possibly another venue. The dance school will continue, as usual, with tap dance, Irish, Flamenco, and Sevillanas classes.

Marlene will be adding 2 new classes this season:

  • Jazz dance for adults, including "old Skool", new style, and Broadway
  • And for the kids, a new Funky Jazz class, a bit of Jazz, hip-hop, and fun stuff!

Private lessons are also available, for  read more »

Volcanitos Rugby - Busy Season Ahead

Colin Hughes and coaches Nigel Nevitt and Iain Irving have contacted us to let us know that Lanzarote’s rugby club has a big season coming up.


There are around 12 games scheduled against other islands, and some members of the club may get the chance to compete on the peninsular as part of a Canary Islands team.

Boy and girls from 17 down to 10 years of age are welcome, and the first training session of the season is  read more »

What To Do On Sunday in Lanzarote

It seems you enjoyed our article What to do on Saturday in Lanzarote, and one reader asked us to do a perfect Sunday!

So here we go:

Breakfast at McSorley’s


McSorley’s in Puerto Calero do some fabulous American style breakfasts. Enjoy Eggs Benedict or a tower of pancakes to set you up for the day.

Teguise Market

Teguise Market_2

The huge market at Teguise is a must-do on the island. You’ll find everything there from local  read more »

Top 5 Facebook Posts In August 2015

Our Facebook page is quite large now, with over 33,000 people following us there. In a new feature, we’re going to show you the top five posts made on there each month.


Here we go for August, in reverse order:

Fifth – Should you press the “Euro” or the GBP button when paying with a card in Lanzarote?

A useful article if you're never sure which currency to select when asked Pounds or Euros for a transaction on the island

Posted by Lanzarote Information on Monday, 24 August 2015


Fourth – Stunning image of the space shuttle over the islands

The Space Shuttle over The Canaries.

Posted by Lanzarote Information on Sunday, 9 August 2015


Third – Explaining what a calima is  read more »

Lanzarote News In Brief - Week 37

Motocross cancelled

Young Driver Killed

The Motocross event due to take place in Órzola this evening has been cancelled following the death of one of the participants during training. Jeffrey José Hernández, a 25 year old from Tinajo was practicing kart-cross in the Muñique area of Teguise when he suffered an accident at 20:00 last night. The young driver, was confirmed dead at the scene due to the severity of his injuries. The XI Encuentro Nocturno del Motor Circuito del Tope Órzola which is part of the Fiestas Santa Rosa de Lima programme, has been postponed in respect of the young driver. Our condolences to his family.  read more »

English cinema in Lanzarote 31st August & 3rd September 2015

There is only one movie in English next week, newly introduced, which will be shown on Monday the 31st of August and Thursday the 3rd of September.

VO 31 agosto

Multicines Deiland in Playa Honda at 20:00 "Fant4stic " (The Fantastic Four): Four young outsiders teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe which alters their physical form in shocking ways.  read more »

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, Da Vinci

Da Vinci in Puerto del Carmen had been mentioned more than a few times on our Facebook page as somewhere our readers liked to eat. It wasn’t somewhere we had thought about, when looking for food in that holiday resort. We found ourselves in need of sustenance when it was the Fiestas del Carmen, so we decided to give it a go.

Da Vinci Pizzeria Restaurante

I think what has put us off before is the waiter / PR standing on the street outside, on this occasion he allowed us to browse the menu and just offered us a table, when we had made a decision.  read more »

What To Do On Saturday in Lanzarote

Here’s our template for a perfect Saturday in Lanzarote! You need to have a hire car to do this, but we can help with that! Lanzarote Car Hire

Manrique House Museum, Haria

Manrique Entrance Casa Museo_2

After breakfast, head to Haria, and park up in the village. Aim to get there at about 1030. Follow the signs to the Manrique house museum and enjoy seeing how the artist and architect lived out his last years.

Haria Craft Market, Haria

Haria Craft Market_2

Once you’ve finished there, head back into the village and spend some time enjoying the craft and local produce market. Once  read more »

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