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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 [...]

Strange cloud formation at Famara

Visitors staying in Solymar went to Famara beach yesterday afternoon surfing and took this shot as the cloud rolled over the cliffs. It looks rather like icing on a cake? We have had the strangest weather over the last few weeks hopefully things will improve now that we have moved into summer time. It is back to [...]

Saturday in Arrecife

whoops I don’t know where the post I originally put up went to or the other photos….strange. I was commenting on how Arrecife was very much on the up and that new shops and restaurants are springing up all over the place. Yesterday we went to the Charco visited the market on the main high [...]

The Galapagos

Having recently returned from an absolutely brilliant trip of a lifetime to the Galapagos Islands I was a little surprised at my daughter Kate’s comment ‘Well Mum its not much different from here; all we need are a few sea lions and extra fish!’ On one particular island she hit the nail on the head [...]

Just in case!

Hopefully when you holiday with us you will have no need of medical advice. I encourage all my clients to get holiday insurance and get a European Health Card. The later entitles you to free treatment at any of the clinics over here. A close friend was unfortunate enough to have a nasty fall 3 [...]