Mirador del Rio

Mirador del Rio is a cliff-top viewpoint, offering superb panoramic views over the archipelago of small islands that lie off Lanzarote’s North coast. The current tourist centre opened its doors in 1973 and was conceived by the local artist, Cesar … Continued

La Geria

The startling black landscape of La Geria, Lanzarote’s wine-growing region, is for many, the quintessential Lanzarote, marking this island out as truly different to the other Canary Islands. Thousands of pits, each containing a single green vine, cover the floor … Continued

El Golfo

Amongst all of the Volcanic spectacles in Lanzarote, the green lagoon located beside the village of El Golfo is perhaps the strangest-looking and most other-worldly. The Charco or Laguna de los Clicos, to give its correct title, is also known … Continued


Beautiful Famara beach, with its spectacular cliff backdrop, has been labelled as one of the best beaches in Europe. This is true to some extent, as a surf and kitesurfing Mecca, though it’s not perhaps the best choice for those … Continued


Arrecife is the Capital of Lanzarote and, with close to 60,000 residents, by far the largest town on the island. As you might expect, it has a much more authentic Canarian feel than the tourist resorts found elsewhere on the … Continued