If you will be on the Canary Island of Lanzarote on October 7 2017 then head along to the Sidney the Kidney Fundraiser to be held at the Princesa Yaiza hotel. Tickets cost just €20 and children under 16 may attend free if accompanied by a paying adult.
Every now and then we are offered books relevant to Spain to review, the latest was the DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Spain. We’ve been sat on it for a while as I wanted to test the book out.
Big news for a little girl this week as an 8-year-old Playa Blanca ballerina has won a sholarship at a dance school in Ireland.
Many happy couples each year choose to get married in the Canary Islands. Although the sunshine isn’t guaranteed 100 per cent, it is still a much safer bet than in the UK and Ireland – especially during the winter months.
All over Spain and the rest of the world these ‘so called ‘love locks’ are coming to be a real problem. If you’re not familiar with the concept, it’s where (usually tourists) clamp cheap padlocks bearing their names to any suitable structure (for example: chains along the seafront, bridges and railings etc.) en masse creating […]
Matthew’s article this week concentrates on moving to Playa Blanca, in the south of Lanzarote.
In April 2015, we reported on a dog who needed rehoming after his owner died. We have been following the dog ever since and are pleased to report that he’s a very happy Baloo!
Cadiz nudists have lost a seven year court battle for the right to an all over tan within the boundaries of the historic port city of Cadiz.
Offering a quiet location, this spacious villa is just a short drive or a 20 minute walk from the resort centre of Playa Blanca. Here you will find restaurants, bars and shops as well as an excellent sandy beach – all within easy reach of your accommodation. Villa Esmee is a semi-detached comfortable property which […]
Yaiza City Council has ordered the “total or partial” demolition of the Son Bou Hotel in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote. If all goes ahead, the Playa Blanca hotel demolition could see two thirds flattened within two months.
Residents and tourists enjoyed Playa Blanca strutting its stuff in the sixth edition of the fashion show, hosted in the pedestrianised area of the town.
Guardia Civil officers in Yaiza have opened an investigation after a fire in Playa Blanca. The fire has gutted Bar Papagayo situated next door to the Hiperdino supermarket on Calle Las Palmas.