Simon Batchelor

I have lived in the Granada region of Spain for 18 years and still don't understand the Spanish and most likely never will. I live with my wife and two dogs in a Cortijo which is over a century old, made from stones, tree trunks and riverbed mud. I wouldn't have it any other way! Check me out at
19 Articles

Timanfaya National Park: Ultimate Guide (2022)

If you visit Lanzarote, you must see the incredible Timanfaya National Park. It

By Simon Batchelor 15 Min Read

Lanzarote – Not to Be Missed Fiestas and Events

Lanzarote, like all of Spain, loves Fiestas and special events. Fiestas are

By Simon Batchelor 12 Min Read

Best Traditional Lanzarote Foods You MUST Try

Travel and food are inextricably linked. We all have fond memories of

By Simon Batchelor 13 Min Read

El Golfo, Lanzarote: The Ultimate Guide (2022)

In the extreme southwest of the Timanfaya National Park in Lanzarote, you

By Simon Batchelor 8 Min Read

10 BEST Free Things to Do in Lanzarote

As one of Europe's top tourist attractions, Lanzarote has plenty to offer

By Simon Batchelor 12 Min Read

Where Is the Best Nightlife in Lanzarote?

We all know and love Lanzarote for the stunning volcanic scenery and

By Simon Batchelor 9 Min Read