Lanzarote is the fourth largest in a chain of 7 islands; it is the easternmost island,
approximately 78 miles off the coast of Africa.
The majority of the inhabitants are Spanish, with a sizable number of residents
from other European nations, mainly British, Germans and Irish. As of the 2010
census, 139,000 people live on Lanzarote.
August is the hottest month in Lanzarote with an average temperature of 77°F and the coldest
is January at 63°F.