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New rules in the UK re the paper licence

I have recently checked with Martina’s Autos and your normal photo driving licence is all you need to hire a car over here; one less thing for you to worry about! Have a great weekend Jan xx

Worries about renting?

In recent weeks there has been a lot of bad publicity re families arriving at villas and finding there is no villa there and all their money has been lost. PLEASE rest assured this will not happen if you rent from us. We always give clients the choice of how they wish to pay and [...]

Ship wreck in Famara bay?

Apparently this is what it used to look like in the 80′s now you can only see the tip of the bow. If you do go down there take great care observe the safety flags there can be a very severe under current. Have a great weekend. Jan x

Heck! we have made it into the Daily Mail!

I know many of you reading this will have already visited Timanfaya but I was delighted to see a really great report on the experience in the Mail today which had 6 great photos ( one of which I have pinched!) If you haven’t been it really is a must see. Getting there by car [...]

Lanzagrotty? NO WAY!!!!

Arrecife Ayuntamiento are drafting new rules to regulate and clean up the coastline of Lanzarote’s capital. Around half of the boats situated at the Charco de San Ginés are believed to be illegal or abandoned. The council intends to remove any boats not identified or found without proper documentation. The regulations will prohibit boats to [...]

Casa Galles Special offer on this luxury villa due to a cancellation June 15th – July 7th

The owner has received a deposit and is passing it onto you. £595 a week for 2 people. Its a great bargain if you fancy a break in the sun. Mail me for details. Jan x

Caleta del Mero and last minute deals!

Escape the tourist resorts of Lanzarote and you can discover some stunning beaches. The white sand beach of Caleta del Mero is visible from the coastal road from Arrieta to Órzola, just past the wide sweeping bend you catch a glimpse of this beautiful beach at the top of the rise and conveniently there is [...]

Great new restaurant in Costa Teguise La Bohemia…well new to us!

Aly and myself went on Saturday for lunch and it was so good we took the clients staying in Solymar today. A great atmosphere and we had a great tapas lunch. Its on the corner of the main road ( opposite the Post Office near to Las Maretas..Domingo’s) try everything, great friendly service, highly recommended. Great [...]

Where do you shop?

We’re often asked by people staying in villas,  “Where do locals do their food shopping?” The resorts are populated with small supermarkets where you can get most of the essentials, but they are relatively expensive and lack a good range of products, so you won’t find residents shopping at them. We also don’t have huge [...]


For those of you have suffered…its soooooooo much better now. Follow the sign to the circunvalacion as before, count the first bridge you go under as number 1. Go under 8 in total as you go along you will see above your head over the road LZ 1 ORZOLA. The signs are massive! After bridge [...]