Lanzarote has had a mention in the New Yourk Times with an article which was published on Tuesday. It promotes the natural beauty of the island and praises how it has continued to accept tourist throughout the pandemic and the safety measures which have been put in place.
The president of the Lanzarote council has commented on how important the article is with regard to the recognition of the island on an international level in such an important newspaper read by millions.
The half page spread features a photo from Timanfaya with the popular camel ride with the heading ‘seeking sun despite the surge’ and appears on the front page. The report features an interview commenting how easy it was to travel to the island compared to other countries despite the rise of infections due to the Omicron varient