Hotels

Being Pampered at the Hotel Botánico Oriental Spa

July 16, 2012 Andy 0

I became aware of the delicious scent of jasmine, the perfect ambient temperature, the gentle flutter of the candlelight and the soft melody of the Oriental relaxation music. I smiled and breathed deeply. Let the pampering begin. […]

Sardines at Verde Mar Restaurant Lanzarote
Food and drink

Restaurant Verde Mar, A Lanzarote Secret

July 6, 2012 Jack 0

An artistic yet rustic interior and a menu that included traditional Spanish and Canario dishes combined with some imaginative offerings like sea bass with a Thai and lime glaze drew us in. […]

Food and drink

A Taste of Rural Idyll at El Mondalón on Gran Canaria

July 5, 2012 Andy 4

At first glance the menu appears to be typically Canarian with favourites such as papas con mojo (potatoes with hot sauces), albóndigas (meatballs) and solomillo (fillet steak) but closer study reveals an intriguing creative slant from Chef Pepe Gonzalez… […]