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Castillo (Castle) Of San Jose, Arrecife

Castillo (Castle) Of San Jose, Arrecife

The Castle of San Jose, Arrecife lies to the north of the capital. It is one of the major Touristic attractions of the city. Situated between Muelle (Port) of the Marboles and Puerto Naos and its walls raise over a promontony from which it obtains a splendid view over the sea. This fortress, built on […]

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Museum And Art Galleries At Playa Blanca, Yaiza

Museum And Art Galleries At Playa Blanca, Yaiza

Galería de Yaiza The galleria is located in the Yaiza hotel is located in the municipality of Yaiza. This cottage is one of the most beautiful places in the Canary Islands, and in a peculiar place, next to the Timanfaya National Park and near the beaches of Papagayo, south of the island of Lanzarote, is […]

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Museum And Art Galleries in Tias

Museum And Art Galleries in Tias

Galería de Arte Espiral If you enjoy an art gallery then you will also enjoy this museum. The museum should surprise you with its beautiful and spectacular art objects in the art gallery. Address:Toscón, s/n – C.C. Montaña Tropical, Tias   Miniaturas Almogaren This is a museum with everything miniature in size. You can see […]

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Museum And Art Galleries in Teguise

Museum And Art Galleries in Teguise

The Fundación César Manrique in Tahiche The César Manrique Foundation (GCF) was established in 1983. It was only in 1990 however that the foundation became functional. The house in which Cesar Manrique lived started being converted into a museum. The modifications of old statutes and paperwork enabled the re-modeling of the house of the artist […]

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Museum And Art Galleries At San Bartolome

Museum And Art Galleries At San Bartolome

Casa Ajei The Ajei house is a rectangular colonial house built in 1720. This stately home is located in San Bartolome. It was declared a national treasure after its restoration.  Unlike practically all white buildings in Lanzarote this building is yellow in colour and hence it stands out. The construction of the house is designed […]

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Museum And Art Galleries At Haria

Museum And Art Galleries At Haria

Aloe Plus Lanzarote   Aloe Vera is an important plant which grows across the Canary Islands. There are several health and beauty products which are based on Aloe Vera. This museum shows plants & products of Aloe Vera. The focus of the museum is on Aloe products of Lanzarote. You can also buy several products […]

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Museum And Art Galleries Of Arrecife

Museum And Art Galleries Of Arrecife

Museums at Lanzarote have mostly have been built by Cesar Manrique.  He can be dubbed as the father of modern Lanzarote. It is part his hard word work and dedication that Lanzarote offers several  museums and art galleries, places to learn about the island’s culture. In the other part one has to mention that the […]

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Art And Culture

Art And Culture

Religion Roman Catholicism gained an early foothold in the islands, and although many Canarians’ religious faith may be in doubt as church attendance for the Sunday mass is less than 50 %. The Church still plays an important role in people’s lives as most Canarians are baptized and have church weddings and funerals. Music Folklore […]

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Immerse In The Culture Of Lanzarote

Immerse In The Culture Of Lanzarote

Religion Roman Catholicism gained an early foothold in the islands, and although many Canarians’ religious faith may be doubtful, the Church still plays an important role in people’s lives. Most Canarians are baptised and have church weddings and funerals, although less than 50% regularly turn up for Sunday service. Music Folklore Music is the traditional […]

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