Papagayo rockslide triggers search

This Monday the emergency services were alerted to a rockslide at Papagayo Beach which saw large chunks of rock fall.

Stonework exhibition on display in Yaiza

Sergio Viñoly’s stonework exhibition is currently on display at the Casa de la Cultura Benito Pérez Armas in Yaiza until August 24th.

Yaiza Mayor outlines intentions for the municipality

Cabildo President, Oswaldo Betancort, continued his meetings with all Ayuntamiento’s this week, visiting Yaiza Ayuntamiento this Tuesday to discuss future plans.

Yaiza Ayuntamiento apologises for rubbish pile up

Yaiza Ayuntamiento have issued a statement regarding the recent backlash faced when a photo of overflowing rubbish bins surfaced online.

Playa Blanca celebrates fiestas

Yaiza residents gathered at the Playa Blanca seafront last weekend to watch the arrival of the Virgen del Carmen by boat.

Road death near Yaiza

A man died in a traffic accident near the old windmill which overlooks the roundabout between Uga and Yaiza yesterday afternoon.

Papagayo camping site opens

Next Monday, the Papagayo camping site will be open to bookings with water supply, electricity, bathrooms, showers, and security onsite.

Endless taxi queues in Playa Blanca

Partido Popular councillors in Yaiza, Juan Monzón and Guayo Rodriguez, have denounced the “endless queues” at the taxi rank in the centre of Playa Blanca.

Yaiza fiestas programme

Yaiza Ayuntamiento have released the full programme of events for this month’s fiestas in Playa Blanca, in honour of Nuestra Señora del Carmen. Find out what’s happening in Yaiza & Playa Blanca:

Blue flags raised in Playa Blanca and Puerto Calero

Yaiza Ayuntamiento raised its two newly renewed Blue Flag for the small beach in Playa Blanca and the Puerto Calero Marina this Monday.