Candlelight Classical Concert 16 July 2016

The third edition of the popular Concierto en Vela will be held at the Charco de San Ginés on Saturday 16th July 2016.

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This candle lit concert in homage to the men of the sea is free of charge to attend, with around 1800 seats available. There are 4 different entrances to the concert which has a programme including 40 musicians, a choir of 32 singers and 32 actors.  read more »

Luis Léon Named Among Top 12 Chefs In The Canaries

Luis Léon, who is the chef at Toro Restaurante in Puerto del Carmen has achieved another award to add to his growing collection. He has been named in Binter Magazine as one of the top 12 chefs in the islands.

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Toro started five years ago, and Léon’s cuisine has justifiably become famous for using the very best ingredients - meats that have hung for more than 70 days, the vey best Spanish meat from acorn fed black pigs, and plenty of local ingredients, including wild rabbit.

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Government launches new webpage aimed at British expats, following Referendum result

British nationals looking for advice on travelling and living in Europe, following the result of the EU referendum, can now visit a new webpage on the UK government website at

The webpage explains that negotiations for the United Kingdom to leave the EU may take up to two years or more.  read more »

Lanzarote News In Brief - Week 28, 2016

Arrecife Residents From 94 Different Countries

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There are people from 94 different countries living in Lanzarote’s capital city. The total population is now 59,000, with about 10,000 of foreign origin. The largest groups are from Colombia and Morocco, with Chinese and Italian people growing the fastest. There are fewer than a dozen people from some of the more diverse countries like Iceland, Moldova and Nepal.  read more »

Charity Event At Matagorda Shopping Centre

This Friday 15th July is International Ladies Dive Day, and The Dive Shop Matagorda is holding a special day at the popular shopping centre to publicise ladies diving and also support breast cancer awareness.

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They have man actioned packed day of events planned including:  read more »

Lanzarote Jobs - Administrative Person Estate Agency

K C Properties have a vacancy for an administrative person.

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Puerto del Carmen’s longest established estate agency is looking for an English native speaking, administrative person, Spanish advantageous, required for busy office. Must have full drivers license and have own car, with good customer service and basic computer skills.  read more »

Lanzarote Jobs - Management Person or Couple

A Housekeeping person or couple is being sought in the Teguise area.

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The role involves looking after two apartments and a house, and includes meeting and greeting guests, as well as cleaning and maintaining the properties.  read more »

Lanzarote For Young Couples

We have a well established market for families here, and one for middle aged and older visitors without children in tow, but Lanzarote also has plenty to offer for younger couples looking for all year round sunshine and interesting and unusual things to do.

Reader Cameron Mitchell had such a good time here, he created a video of his experience to share with other young couples.


Here are nine things younger couples might enjoy on the island:  read more »

Snorkel in fabulous warm waters

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