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Cultural and nature tourism in Lanzarote
Lanzarote is an amazing island and amazing are the places to see in Lanzarote, so much so that in 1993 Lanzarote was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.
With the volcanoes “to the surface” we find incredible landscapes of what to see in Lanzarote, it is as if we could see the interior of our planet, the geological origin of the Earth.
Lanzarote and the volcanoes maintain an intimate relationship and as a result many of the volcanoes determine the ethnology from Lanzarote, making Lanzarote an interesting ethnological destination. A good example of these ethnological peculiarities is the cultivation on lava of its exquisite wine.
Of course, we can not forget the fantastic beaches of what to see in Lanzarote, in addition to the interesting museums, exhibitions and of course the works of the great César Manrique.
Places of what to see in Lanzarote
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Cultural events in Lanzarote
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Gastronomy of Lanzarote
In addition to all the attractions of what to see in Lanzarote, it is essential to try its cuisine, another example of the close relationship of the island with volcanoes and the sea.
|Starters||Composed chickpeas, stew, ropa vieja, canary ranch, sancocho and fish stock.|
|Meats||Goat meat in sauce, carajacas, baifo (native goat) marinated, fried baifo, roast pork and roast lamb.|
|Fish||Sardines with mojo, grilled limpets, dogfish, gueldes, tuna marinated, fried moray eel, fish fritters, fish soup, grilled sea bass, grilled abbots, Viejas, sama, sheepshead.|
|Desserts||Frangollo, bienmesabe, gofio with almond, rapaduras, honey soups cake of Maruchi and gofio mousse.|
|Wines with Designation of Origin Lanzarote, wines of excellent quality.|
|Other Products||Typical Canarian crafts and different kinds of cheese|
Where to eat in Lanzarote
One of the most important things to do in Lanzarote is to taste its gastronomy in one of its fantastic restaurants, here you have some of the most interesting.
History of Lanzarote
|500 b.C.||Arrival of the first inhabitants to the island of Lanzarote, from Northwest Africa.|
|39 b.C.||Mauritanian king Juba II arrives on the island of Lanzarote.|
|1312 a.C||The Genoese sailor Lancelotto Malocello arrives on the island and gives the name to the island of Lanzarote.|
|1377||The vizcaino commander of the Spanish fleet Avendaño Ruiz arrives on the island of Lanzarote and has an affair with Princess Fayna, with whom he had the Princess Ico, the mother of the last king of Lanzarote.|
|1393||Almonaster, Castilian nobleman arrives on the island of Lanzarote where capture the local people.|
|1402||Juán Bethencourt and Gadifer de La Salle, to the service of Henry III of Castile, conquered the island of Lanzarote.|
|1407||Maciot de Bethencourt was appointed first governor of Lanzarote by delegation of the his uncle the Baron.|
|1476||The village of Lanzarote is rebels against Diego de Herrera and Doña Ines for their continued recruitment of islanders to make war.|
|1584||Agustin de Herrera y Rojas is appointed by King Philip II, I Marquis of Lanzarote.|
|1586||The Barbary corsair Amurat takes the island with five hundred men and capture the Lord’s family.|
|1617||Sir Walter Raleigh attacks and destroys the city Arrecife. The population took refuge during the attacks in the Cueva de los Verdes.|
|1618||Suleiman invades and destroys the island, destroying everything in his path ..|
|1730||Timanfaya volcanic eruption leaving the current morphology of the island, turning Lanzarote into a mythical place.|
|1847||A royal decree transferred the capital of the island from Teguise to Arrecife.|
|1993||The island of Lanzarote was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.|
Traveling to Lanzarote
Flights to Lanzarote
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Rent a car in Lanzarote
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