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Cesar Manrique's Vision

Cesar Manrique's Vision

For the last 2 weeks, I've written about the landscape and architecture of Lanzarote, with a focus on the artist of Cesar Manrique.  This will be my last blog post about him - and today, I will be looking at the tourist sights and sites he developed in collaboration with others on Lanzarote.  They are perfect examples of the integration... View more
Volcano House

Volcano House

We have been on holiday in Lanzarote recently, where we visited Cesar Manrique's Volcano House.  Without a doubt, it is the most gobsmacking house I have seen in years.  Cesar Manrique has been described as a visionary - and truly, he is - to be able to transform the barren volcanic landscape of Lanzarote into somewhere so chic. When you... View more
Architecture Shaped by the Land

Architecture Shaped by the Land

For the next few blog posts, I'm going to be focusing on the architecture of Lanzarote.  For those of you who have not had the good fortune to visit this island, I highly recommend a visit.  There are some fascinating sights to see on this volcanic island.  In particular, the legacy of artist, architect and visionary Cesar Manrique is truly... View more