Entries by Shay

Famara rescue

A hiker was rescued from a footpath on the Famara cliffs yesterday after suffering from fractures to the tibia and fibula (shin bones).

Migrant centre at full stretch

The “centre for immigrants” in Arrecife, which is in reality a camp consisting of several tents located behind the National Police Commission building, has been saturated with new arrivals in recent days.

Useful Spanish words – at the mechanic

Useful Spanish words of the week! This week we list Spanish words that you will find useful the next time you’re in the mechanics. Feel free to bookmark the page or screenshot the words for when you need them.

Traditional grape harvest in Yaiza

Hundreds of visitors enjoyed the traditional grape harvest in La Geria today, where they travelled along the path to Bodega La Geria, accompanied by camel. Check out the pictures from the day:

Impossible Dreams

Lanzarote has always inspired creative thinking. Over the years many projects have been dreamed up to transform the island, but only a handful have ever become reality. Here are some of the big ideas that never came true, or remain to be realised.

Arrecife criticise Pedro Sánchez

The Mayor of Arrecife, Astrid Perez, has criticised the Spanish Prime Minister for “neglect to address the humanitarian issue being experienced on the coasts of Lanzarote and the Canary Islands.”.