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How is it our weather is so good?

The Canary Islands are known to have one of the best climates in the world – rarely too hot or too cold, with sunshine generally and a distinct lack of rain. But why is it so good? We’re in the right latitude We’re in the latitude between the Med and the really hot tropics, which […]

Martina’s Autos

I have always used Martina’s Autos when recommending cars to my clients they are a great family run business who really care about their clients. We have used them for well over 15 years and the family have become firm friends. The photos I post here are showing new additions to their fleet. You can […]

Lanzarote Active Club

The Lanzarote Active Club offer a fantastic opportunity to take a boat excursion in the Marine Reserve off the north coast of Lanzarote. We have been on this trip and its really good. There’s an excursion this Wednesday, groups are limited to around 20 places, and there’s no-one else offering this kind of a boat trip […]

Timanfaya breaks record visitor numbers.

Tuesday August 23, 2016 PEAK PERFORMANCE Timanfaya Breaks Visitor Record Number Lanzarote’s emblematic and most popular tourist attraction, the Timanfaya National Park, clocked up its highest number of visitors this decade last year, as a total of 1,655,772 tourists trooped through the lava fields to marvel at this natural wonder. Admissions to Timanfaya during 2015 […]

Visiting La Geria for wine tasting

  There are lots of bodegas in the La Geria wine growing area. Expect to pay for degustacion (tasting) as most places charge a few euros. El Grifo is very popular favourite  and the oldest winery in the Canaries so we chose to see the museum and taste the wine there. There are a few […]

Catamaran to La Graciosa?

BIG CAT Lineas Romero Launch New €1.5m Vessel Leading local maritime operators Lineas Romero have just unveiled the latest addition to their fleet of vessels here on Lanzarote. In the form of a giant catamaran, which will be transporting tourists on tours of the neighouring island of La Graciosa. The new catamaran, which cost around […]

Crazy times! PLEASE if you hope to stay with us don’t leave it until the last minute

Can you believe that people have taken cheap flights here without accommodation? I have had  calls this week its worrying. The island has NEVER been as busy which is great. I just hope that those with businesses over here relish the opportunity and give their very best. Its HOT HOT HOT and there is only […]

How many Euros to the pound?

It’s the most asked question on Facebook, email, or anywhere else.  Especially since Brexit, and with the Pound falling steadily. There are a large number of booze / cigarette / electrical shops on the island that offer money exchange as a sideline. Most display a rate outside the shop, and then claim that’s the rate […]

A long long promenade?

PROM PROMISE Lanzarote To Have Europe’s Longest Promenade Local authorities are planning to create the largest sea front promenade in Europe on Lanzarote, which once completed will measure over 26km in length. Plans are afoot to interlink the existing coastal walkways in Costa Teguise and Arrecife in order to create the longest unbroken stretch of […]

Anyone out there fancy a deal this August. The saving will really help towards flights.

I have a cancellation in Casa Galles from August 25th – September 6th. This is a stunning 3 bed roomed villa which sleeps 6 people. A great reduction £100 a night for 2 people each extra person £75 please contact me on September vacancies Tres Palmeras August 22nd – September 10th. Solymar August 28th […]