Isle of Lanzarote

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My delightful trip to Lanzarote

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

Lanzarote is really bizarre. I’ve been there last year in March, the best month to travel there, I think.

Lanzarote is the fourth largest of the Canary Islands and is located in the north-east of Fuerteventura. The island has a dramatic landscape: no trees, no bushes, less water. What’s interesting about Lanzarote is its volcanic origin, its volcanic lakes and caves.

Volcanic Cave

I’ seen a lot during the fourteen days and all the time I seemed to be on the moon and sometimes was surprised to see the ocean next to me. But nevertheless the meagre … Read the rest

Posted by Jack
Categories: About Lanzarote, Animals and plants, Arrecife, La Geria, Timanfaya National Park

Lanzarote – vacation for relax and quietness

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Lanzarote is the fourth largest of the Canary Islands located just off the coast of Africa.

To me Lanzarote is the islands of the group that holds most attraction. Just as the other islands, it is of volcanic origin. But on Lanzarote there was important volcanic activity during the 18th and 19th century. The arid climate and almost complete lack of erosion has left the traces of the volcanic eruptions intact and the landscape of the island has a touch of a lunar landscape.

Volcano

During my last vacation I had the opportunity to visit the Atlantida Read the rest

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Categories: Arrecife, Beaches, Landscape, Playa Blanca, Puerto del Carmen, Shopping

Lanzarote – the Canary Islands

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

We visited Lanzarote in Summer 2008 when it became more and more popular to go there. It was a beautiful and warm year and we enjoyed every moment of our holidays.

We stayed in Arrecife in a beautiful hotel very close to the town, where you can get souvenirs and really nice food.

Arrecife

Allthough our hotel was “All-Inclusive” we enjoyed going out for meal, which was not too expensive in the restaurants.
In some of the hotels nearby it was possible to go to bars and have a great night dancing and drinking.

But as we love adventuresRead the rest

Posted by Jack
Categories: Arrecife, César Manrique, Jameos del Agua, Timanfaya National Park

Island of vulcano – Lanzarote

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

The island of Lanzarote is different than the other canary isles.It has less tourism, here you can spend quiet holidays. It is a island of vulcanic origin and it is situated in the atlantic ocean. There are 130000 inhabitants, 54000 people live in the main city of Arrecife.

Vulcan of Lanzarote

In the north of the island is the mountain Penas del Cache, there are no sandy beaches. In the south of the island is another mountain Los Ajaches. The sandy and long beaches are in the south or southwest.

At the Blaya BlancaRead the rest

Posted by Jack
Categories: Arrecife, César Manrique, Costa Teguise, Landscape, Playa Blanca, Puerto del Carmen

Kayak trips on Lanzarote

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

The coast ahead the isle of Lanzarote is not only famous for its diving and sailing territories, it is a perfect place for kayak trips ahead the coast.

You can choose between organized kayak trips with professional guides or you can rent a kayak and plan the trips by your own. Kajaks for one or two persons can be rent for hours or for the whole day. Normally the tarif for the rental includes a life vest.

There are different trips for kayaks ahead the coast of Lanzarote. One of the most famous trips is starting in … Read the rest

Posted by Jack
Categories: Arrecife, Beaches, Playa Blanca, Puerto del Carmen, Sports, Watersport
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