Lanzarote Grapevine Issue 2 - Page 22

Issue 2 | The Lanzarote Grapevine 2014 The Telamón On October 31, 1981, this cargo ship coming from the Gulf of Guinea and heading to the Greek port of Tesalónica had no choice but to divert its path due to a strong wind storm which caused damage to the boat. Reaching the coast of Lanzarote, the great Telamón was able to avoid sinking and since then has remained aground in this bay, creating a magical place.