Blogs

Villas vs Apartments in Lanzarote: Which is Right for You?
18 February 2019
  Once you’ve made the obvious choice to come to the beautiful island of Lanzarote for your holidays, the next step can be a tricky one. Do you opt for a private villa or a private apartment for your self-catering holiday in Lanzarote? Accommodation can make or break a holiday...
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Lanzarote's Natural Wonders: A Pocket Guide to Timanfaya National Park
5 February 2019
  Lanzarote’s geology and volcanic origins make it a unique place to spend a sunshine break amongst a landscape hewn by tremendous underground forces. The Timanfaya National Park is the perfect place to experience the island’s landscape up close, and in this post, we’...
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Romantic Getaways: Retreat To Lanzarote This Valentine's Day
17 January 2019
An island paradise like no other is always an alluring option for a romantic getaway - and Lanzarote fits the bill perfectly. From the volcanic landscape to the cloudless sunny days all year round, there are several reasons to make Lanzarote the destination for your Valentine’s weekend b...
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New Year on Lanzarote: What To Expect
21 December 2018
  There are few better places than Lanzarote to welcome in the new year. Golden sands, vibrant nightlife and plenty of very reasonably priced beverages make it a popular destination for revellers seeking to kick off 2019 in style. In this post, we’ll run through what New Year on...
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Feliz Navidad: Lanzarote at Christmas
21 December 2018
Canarians, and Lanzaroteños in particular, make no secret of the pride they have in their own traditions, especially during the festive season. Christmas in Lanzarote is brimming with quirks unique to the archipelago, and in this post, we’re running through some of our favourites. ...
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4 Reasons To Book A Last-Minute Christmas Getaway To Lanzarote
28 November 2018
Around the time that exact same Morecambe & Wise special comes on the TV, and the torrential rain turns it into yet another Brown Christmas, you might start to feel very un-festive. There is another way to embrace the season, however, and that’s embarking on a Christmas break that al...
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Our Guide To Surfing In Lanzarote
13 November 2018
November might seem like a slightly odd time for a sunshine break, but for surfers, a Lanzarote villa holiday is ideal. If you’re thrilled by the prospect of riding atop the fury of the Atlantic on a thin fibreglass board, then our favourite Canary island is simply an unmissable destinat...
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Lanzarote’s Spookiest Locations
24 October 2018
As we’re well into the spookiest month of the calendar, we thought it wise to let you know about some of Lanzarote’s most haunted, eerie and downright scary locations. If you like a holiday with a splash of the transmundane then Lanzarote is the isle for you. Let’s dive in......
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Lanzarote Events: Haría Extreme
10 October 2018
Our blog posts often extol the virtues of Lanzarote as a peaceful haven fit for hours of relaxation. Indeed, it is, and we know all about days in which the only exertion is reaching for the next can of Tropical from the comfort of the sun lounger. However, some tourists are on the lookout for...
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Car Hire In Lanzarote: What You Should Know
5 October 2018
    When visiting Lanzarote, the single best way to see the island is with a hire car, that enables you to travel at your own pace and take in as much - or indeed as little - as you like. Hiring a car can be intimidating for some as there have been some instances in the past of ...
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4 Reasons to Soak Up the Late Summer Sun in Lanzarote
28 September 2018
Better late than never, as the saying goes. This ancient maxim is relevant to taking a late summer sun-seeking holiday, but in some cases, a late summer holiday is actually much better than one at peak season.   Allow us to list some reasons why...   A more relaxed vibe   ...
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Cycling in Lanzarote: Planning the Best Break on Two Wheels
17 September 2018
  It’s been a red-letter summer for British cycling, capped off by Simon Yates’s imperious victory in the Vuelta a Espana - joining Chris Froome’s Giro d’Italia win and Geraint Thomas’s Tour de France triumph to make it a clean sweep of British Grand Tour wi...
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Lanzarote Museums: 3 Of Our Top Picks
30 August 2018
When it comes to things to do in Lanzarote, the great selection of Lanzarote museums never quite top the list - often missing out to the many amazing outdoor activities, water sports and relaxing escape spots that Lanzarote so proudly boasts. However, these unique visitor attractions serve as a grea...
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A Guide To Visiting Lanzarote’s Neighbouring Islands
14 August 2018
    While we’re certain that Lanzarote is the best of the Canary Islands, there’s still a wealth of beauty all across the archipelago that’s well worth taking the time to see - in both the larger island of Fuerteventura and the small islet of La Graciosa. L...
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Taking The Plunge: Diving In Lanzarote
30 July 2018
  Thousands flock to Lanzarote each year to soak up the sun’s rays and indulge in a holiday of blissful relaxation, barely moving an inch from the sun lounger and drinking copious amounts of sangria. This type of holiday, as lovely as it sounds, isn’t for everyone. Some ho...
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Lanzarote Events: Nuestra Señora Del Carmen
19 July 2018
  You’re probably aware by now that the Lanzaroteño calendar is packed to the rafters with fiestas and events that bring the whole community out onto the streets to celebrate. In fact, 11 out of the 12 months of the year feature some form of festival - only April misses ou...
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Quiz: What Kind of Lanzarote Holidaymaker Are You?
3 July 2018
Holidays in Lanzarote offer something for everyone. Holidaymakers that love the local culture or sun-worshippers that barely move off the lounger can both have fantastic breaks on this gorgeous island.  Using our expertise, drawn from decades meeting and accommodating the eclectic mix of tou...
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School Holiday Survival Guide: Kids’ Activities in Lanzarote
20 June 2018
The school holidays are on the horizon, and if you’ve not yet put too much thought into a summer break with your family, then now’s the time. Lanzarote is the ideal destination for fun-filled family breaks that have more than enough to entertain the kids and help the adults relax. In...
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Lanzarote Events: San Juan Festival
7 June 2018
  One of the best things about a holiday to an island paradise is the feeling of getting swept up in the culture of the place you’re staying in, and bearing witness to a festival wholly unique to the culture of the area. Lanzarote’s San Juan Festival is just that: a celebrati...
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Lanzarote Events: Wine Run & Traditional Cuisine Festival
31 May 2018
  As you step aboard your plane, outbound to Lanzarote, what kind of activities do you imagine taking up while you’re there?   Lounging by the pool? Sure.   Sipping cocktails (or a cold beer!) in the sunshine? Absolutely.   Walking barefoot across s...
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