Entries by Shay

More drivers, more cars

There are more drivers and motor vehicles on Lanzarote than at any other time in history, it has been revealed.

Darias recommends masks indoors

Spanish Health Minister Carolina Darías has recommended mask use indoors as a result of the recent rise in Coronavirus cases. There is currently no indication, however, that any mask laws will be reintroduced.

Camel fares rise

It’s not just the price of petrol that’s increasing. Tourists who want to try one of the camel rides at Timanfaya will now have to pay €10 a trip.

Happy 25th Birthday to Submarine Safaris!

Today is a special day for Lanzarote tourism. That’s because it’s exactly a quarter of a century since the famous Yellow Submarine at Puerto Calero starting taking passengers for a unique trip under the waves.

Arson attacks: Two arrests made

Two men, aged 29 and 36, have been arrested by national police in Arrecife, suspected of arson attacks on a rubbish container and four cars on the morning of 21st June.

Cannabis club faces sentencing

The President and Treasurer of a cannabis club in Arrecife face up to seven years in prison and fines of over €68,000 for public health offences.

Elections in the air

The smell of freshly-poured tarmac, the whirr of cement mixers, photos of smiling politicians in hard hats and hi-vis – it can all mean only one thing – elections are on the way!

No butts on the beach!

The days of smoking on beaches look increasingly numbered. However, Lanzarote is lagging behind much of Spain and the Canaries in this respect.