driving in lanzarote
here is our guide for driving safely in lanzarote - remember, driving conditions are very different to those you are used to.
here is a diagram of how roundabouts are used here in lanzarote
- some drivers fail to use indicators - be aware of your surroundings
- the guardia civil (police) sometimes operate checkpoints throughout playa blanca, the most common place is the roundabout on the lz2 entering playa blanca - you must stop if asked to
- Often on the lz2 (main road from playa blanca to arrecife) cars will overtake in precarious positions - especially trucks