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Sunset at El Golfo. Have you been?

I am ashamed to say I have not seen this spectacle but long standing friends made the trip last week and were blown away, The restaurant that is by far the best I am told is Cafe Rafa ( restaurante del Mar) We have had fabulous sun rises in Tabayesco but I am aware that […]

Perhaps try this new Gastro Bar in Costa Teguise recommended by Jules from Lanzarote Information

La Gula Gastrobar caught our attention when it snatched the No1 TripAdvisor spot for the top restaurant in Costa Teguise. Having visited last night, we can see why it’s proving popular and it’s a welcome addition to our recommended dining list for that holiday resort. La Gula is situated on the edge of Pueblo Marinero, […]

Fancy a last minute winter break?

I have the following availability. Solymar November 17th – 27th Luca November 17th – 27th If you fancy coming out with friends these villas are next door to each other. Casa Luca December 12th – 15th I have had a late cancellation in Tres Palmeras from December 14th – January 3rd Does anyone fancy Christmas […]

No worries about the Volcano in Tenerife ‘Blowing’

Tenerife Cabildo has slammed the British tabloid press for their reporting of the mini quakes in the island. Typical of the headlines was the Daily Express with “Panic on Tenerife amid fears huge Mount Teide is about to blow!” The article was accompanied by an image of a volcano erupting and spewing lava and ash. […]

7 things perhaps you haven’t tried in Lanzarote…You should.

Watch The Sunset From Mirador Del Rio Preferably with a chilled bottle of Cava and some smoked salmon sandwiches. Enjoy A Meal In A Sociedad Every village has one, and they are offer great food and exceptional value for money. Sociedades in Lanzarote. Drive Through Timanfaya Without Speaking….. …but with The Dance of the Valkyries […]

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 […]