It is a fact that there is only one 'high -rise' building on the whole of the island of Lanzarote. The Gran Hotel in Arrecife, the capital, stands out as an easily identifiable landmark from land, sea and air.
One of the reasons why so much of the island remains unspoiled is the influence of the Lanzarote born artist, César Manrique. He and his contemporaries devoted their energies to ensuring that Lanzarote did not become overdeveloped. He spearheaded the movement to promote sustainable growth, allowing the island to retain its unique character whilst catering for the tourist trade, which is the lifeblood of the island's economy.
Next weekend is the 3rd Vuelta Playa Blanca Handbike on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th February.
They are looking for volunteers to help them out on Sunday 12th February and it will take approximately 3 hours.
If you would like to volunteer, please send an email to email@example.com
There will be a fair of Commerce, Leisure and Gastronomy in Tias on the 10th and 11th February from 10.00 to 20.00.
The Fair will coincide with the Rally of Candelaria.
The Canary Islands government has announced the investment of a total amount of € 1.8 million in tourism promotion during the current year.
Support includes €400,000 to Gran Canaria and Tenerife, €300,000 for Lanzarote and
A website in three languages that is growing fast and includes information on a variety of different sports: www.lanzarotesportsguide.com
Don´t hesitate to contact them if you have any sports events you want to advertise.
Tui Travel, Jet2.com and Monarch have confirmed their commitment to Lanzarote destination for the summer
The major operators in the UK will strengthen its air routes to Lanzarote during the next summer. The Minister of Tourism of the Cabildo, Astrid Perez, said yesterday that more than 400,000 have scheduled air seats for the summer of 2012 between the airports of major British cities and the island.