Holidays to Lanzarote are among the most popular among travellers from the UK. Why? Perhaps it's the amazing climate, the gorgeous blue-flag beaches, the surfeit of shops, watersports, day trips and theme parks, or maybe the great nightlife. Whatever the reason, at four hours' flight from the UK, it's a paradise that's within easy reach, and On The Beach has all the best deals on cheap Matagorda holidays online!
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The thermos and thermals can stay unpacked because even in the doldrums of winter, Lanzarote holidays are a sure bet for sunny temperatures averaging around 15 to 20° Celsius, soaring to near 30° Celsius by summertime. People who like rainy holidays can look elsewhere - by Matagorda's sun-basked coastline, the best way to get wet is by splashing into the warm Atlantic waters.
What really draws beach lovers on holiday to Matagorda is it's pristine brown silted seafront, an unspoiled blue-flag beach abutting the sapphire Atlantic waters. From here, you can view the distant skyline of Puerto on the horizon, or watch planes making their way to and from Arrecife Airport. Don't worry though - you're far away enough for any noise not to be a nuisance. For some great panoramas of the surrounding seascape, traverse the promenade to the nearby (and equally gorgeous) Los Pacillos beach, day or night.
Close to Matagorda, Puerto del Carmen is host to many festivals all year round, such as the massive Carnival in late February and the Feast of St Carmen in late July, in which throngs of tourists on holiday and Canarians alike participate in folk singing, dancing and even fishing ceremonies! Talking of fish, you can sample some of Puerto's marine specialties in the local markets strewn around the Old Town, anytime you come.
The pristine coffee-coloured beach here is just a mile away from the bustling town of Puerto del Carmen, giving you easy access to it's many attractions. Whatever your poison, you'll find something to do here: visit the historic caves at Cueva de Los Verdes or the sprawling greenery of Timanfaya National Park. For the kids, there's the huge Rancho Texas Theme Park, replete with treasure hunts, canoeing and some amazing wildlife, from falcons to tigers.
The Canaries are famed for their vivacious nightlife, and Matagorda holidays are no exception. Away from the restaurants and bars of all descriptions here, you're right next to Puerto del Carmen, with everything from karaoke bars to clubs along the Strip. The town centre caters to every taste, so whether you want a quiet drink and game of darts in a seaside pub, or a night of raving to the latest Latino House, you got it! Of course you shouldn't forget about your hotel entertainment. Whether you are staying in an all inclusive hotel or staying in an apartment, most places will have family orientated evening shows to enjoy.
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Matagorda holidays let you have the best of both worlds, one of the Canary's most unspoiled beaches close to the thriving city of Puerto del Carmen. And On The Beach has the best deals - great offers, no hassle. Book today!