LVD News

Car hire warning!

Have you seen the warnings in the National press? DO NOT BOOK CAR HIRE WITH YOUR FLIGHTS As always at this time of year, here’s a reminder to book your car hire. Lanzarote isn’t like mainland locations – when the cars run out (and they do!) we can’t draft more in from...

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Teguise is a MUST visit on a non-market day

Teguise the old capital of Lazarote is renowned for its Sunday market is well worth a visit but my suggestion is to visit on a none market day and have a real 'root' around the shops; its a delight. Mand and myself went a few weeks ago and were really impressed how...

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Drink lots of water to keep hydrated please

Now that the hot summer season is upon us, it’s a good time to remind everyone about the importance of drinking water to keep hydrated. The guideline is to drink at least 8 x 8 ounce glasses a day which is approximately 2 litres a day. You shouldn’t wait to feel...

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The Sociadad in Nazaret

Yes we have fantastic restaurants in and around Nazaret but if you fancy something cheap and cheerful within walking distance you just cant beat this little gem. Recently taken over by new owners I was treated a few weeks ago by my daughter and it was brilliant!...

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Need a cash machine?

I am often asked which is the nearest banking machine to withdraw money...THE ANSWER The bank in the centre of Teguise (The old town). This is a short drive away from the villas in Nazaret or if you are feeling fit you can walk it takes about 25 minutes. There are...

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Bodega Stratvus Reopens

Court Orders That Bodega Stratvs Can Re-Open While the trial of the people accused of the illegal build and opening licence for the bodega continues, the provincial court has ruled that it can be re-opened. The ruling is not related to the legality of the building,...

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Visit the island of La Graciosa

How many Canary Islands are there? No, wait, don't try to answer that. It will only end in an argument. Some people will mention the ones they know, leaving out El Hierro and maybe even La Palma; some will come up with the most popular answer - seven. Others will...

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Where to tee off in Lanzarote

Lanzarote's known for its lunar landscape. But there are some green spaces, particularly the island's two golf courses. Introducing Costa Teguise Golf and Lanzarote Golf. We'll give you full course descriptions shortly. But before we do that, let us explain what makes...

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Lanzarote’s 10 most popular beaches

The most beautiful beaches of the Canary Islands are principally found in the Gran Canaria province. It's the eastern islands which are nearer to Africa that are sandier. As you can see from this top 10 of Lanzarote beaches where no grain of sand was left unturned in...

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Miguel’s recipe for Mojo sauce

Everyone who comes to Lanzarote loves Mojo - the sauce served with bread, potatoes or fish as a Canarian staple. And every local chef has their own recipe, which they are convinced is the best in the world! Mojo Verde Ingredients Large bundle of coriander leaves...

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Walk or cycle from Arrecife to Playa Honda

Start at the Parque Temático on the sea front by the Cabildo in Arrecife. The distance table for Lanzarote shows that the airport to Arrecife is 7km, this promenade is a lovely way to explore this area and there are loads of tapas bars and restaurants to stop at for...

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Availability

Just to update you on availability. Of course if it is last minute we give great reductions! Luca September 17th - 23rd November 13th - December 24th Solymar - September 7th - 15th ( 8 days) October 19th -26th November 16th - 26th December 2nd 9th Albarino August 31st...

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Fish baked in salt

If like us, you love fresh fish in Lanzarote, here’s the simplest of recipes which tastes amazing! Buy two fresh fish and a bag of coarse sea salt (Salinas de Janubio if possible) from the supermarket. We like Sama Dorada with this recipe, ask the fishmonger to clean...

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Fresh fish of the day?

Lanzarote Fresh Fish Of The Day There is nothing better than a fresh fish lunch eaten at a restaurant situated over looking the sea somewhere along the coast in Lanzarote. Most of the time we leave which fish of the day up to the waiter and we’ve yet to be...

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Strange garden in Teguise

You may not know what it’s called but I’ll bet most of you have noticed the peculiar house with the garden of statues in La Villa de Teguise, this is the work of Don Pillimpo. For anyone approaching the Sunday market in Teguise from the direction of San Bartolomé,...

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We return and someone was glad to see us!

We have been on a 4 week cruise cruise from Bangkok to Dubai visiting the most fantastic countries. They went from the sublime to the ridiculous. We were sailing on the Regent Seven seas line and it was brilliant. Everything went smoothly over here; leaving the...

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Save some money in Lanzarote

Food shop like a local That means avoiding the small supermarkets in the resorts, and going for the larger ones out of town. It also means taking advantage of the excellent local markets for fresh fruit and veg, and maybe even buying some fish from a cofradia. Buy...

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Garden centre? Worth a visit.

Perhaps this of no interest at all but often visitors ask me about plants that will and wont grow on the island. For clients staying in Nazaret just down the road near to Eurospar is a really great new garden centre. You cant miss it just after the bridge near the...

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