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Island
Location type: Island
Location address: Spain, Lanzarote
Number of texts: 3
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Lanzarote is situated approximately 125km off the western coast of Africa and is the fourth largest and most eastern of the Canary Island. It has a population of around 135,000 and covers and area of 850kmĀ². The island is approximately 60km from North to South and 25km from East to West and has over 200km of coastline. Of volcanic origin Lanzarote boasts a unique and dramatic landscape.

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The traditional musical instrument of Lanzarote is the timple, a small guitar-like instrument dating back to the days of the conquerors and still frequently played in Canarian groups in bars all over the island. The timple is beautifully hand-crafted in Teguise.

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Lanzarote is the oldest of the Canary Islands at 180 million years old with El Hierro being the youngest at 750,000 thousand years. In 1993 Lanzarote was recognised and declared as a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO (United Nations Education Culture and Science Organization)

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