Category : Islands

by Buzzers - 15 hours ago

What Would César Manrique Do Now?

A grandmother and her two grandchildren stood in front of a large white banner, with a photograph of César Manrique and which read: "We must not give up, we must move forward, be vigilant and keep critical consciousness alive, because the future is n...

by Buzzers - 6 days ago

Fatal Crash on the Northern Highway Near Mala

Two people have died and a third has been injured in a head-on collision on LZ1 near the Mala bridge, as reported by the Emergency Consortium.The accident took place around 9:15 a.m. this Sunday, at which time the CECOES was alerted of a front-to-sid...

by Buzzers - 1 week ago

The First Heat Wave of Spring

The State Meteorological Agency reported this Monday in a press release that "a progressive entry" over the Canary Islands of a mass of warm, dry air from the African continent is expected from this Tuesday morning.This air mass will bring with it an...

by Buzzers - 2 weeks ago

The Local Councils Must Inspect Holiday Homes

The future Canary Islands law for vacation rentals has included the role of City Councils in controlling vacation homes that do not comply with the regulations.Once the new rule is approved, and within a maximum period of three months, the Lanzarote...

by Buzzers - 2 weeks ago

Canarian Vacation Housing Law - Here We Go

The regulation of vacation rentals in neighborhood communities has raised controversy in recent months. Now the draft Law on the Sustainable Management of Tourist Use of Housing, published this Wednesday by the Department of Tourism of the Governmen...

by Buzzers - 3 weeks ago

Lanzarote Residents Average Age

The average age of Lanzarote's population has increased since the island was declared a Biosphere Reserve in 1991. Specifically, 30 years ago, it had a "relatively young" population between 15 and 29 years old. Currently, the population pyramid is co...

by Buzzers - 3 weeks ago

Credit Cards on the Bus

The Lanzarote Cabildo has approved and activated the payment of regular intercity public transport tickets for travelers on the island through a bank card, which can begin to be used from April 1st . Oswaldo Betancort has stated that "the cost of thi...

by Buzzers - 4 weeks ago

Fatal Car Accident Near Tias

The town of Mácher is shocked by the death early this Sunday of its neighbour, José Ismael Bonilla.Bonilla is single and without children and with a brother younger than him, he worked in the maintenance service at the Open Mall Lanzarote Shopping Ce...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

St. Patrick's Day Celebrations in Lanzarote

The Saint Patrick's Day festivity, promoted by the Tías City Council and the Lanzarote Cabildo, "was experienced with great fervor and enthusiasm" in the streets of Puerto del Carmen this March 16 and 17. The celebration of a parade dazzled thousands...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Pet Scare in Haria

The Haría City Council and the Civil Guard ask people to take extreme caution when walking with their dogs on certain streets of the municipality, after several pets have been poisoned after ingesting traces of toxic substances.the affected area has...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Update: A Baby Dies in a Multiple Accident in Playa Blanca

UPDATE: After conflicting reports in the British Press here's the facts so far as reported by La Voz. The driver who caused the accident showed signs of being under the influence of alcohol and drugs, as reported by the Yaiza City Council. The woma...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

More than 3.7 Million Foreign Tourists Buy a Home in Spain

Around 3.7 million foreigners who visit Spain each year for leisure reasons buy a home. The months of April, July, August and October are the months preferred by these tourists, with stays lasting an average of 17 days.The acquisition of homes by for...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

The 'Lanzarote Wine Run' Returns on June 16th

The 'Lanzarote Wine Run', Carrera del Vino, returns to the island on June 16, 2024. An event that the Lanzarote Cabildo has decided to recover, being one of the events that has had the greatest acceptance and popularity of those that have been cele...