Author Archives: Red Queen's Musings

Another myth dispelled

Talking with a friend about people’s perception of what to expect in the North v South of Tenerife, it made me think how many times have I read that other old favourite … “The north of Tenerife is lush and green … Continue reading

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Festival of San Sebastian – La Caleta, Costa Adeje

I find it very confusing knowing who is who in the world of saints.  It is a bit like who has the biggest ego amongst the Z list celebs in “I’m a Celebrity…” not that I ever know who they … Continue reading

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La Terraza de Chayofa

First, a disclaimer. As a group we pay for all our meals, we don’t get anything buckshee, except perhaps the odd chupito which is common at the end of a meal in many places. For us the food is an … Continue reading

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Making a Claim

I have never had to make a claim against any business while I have lived on the island. In the past, I have returned a couple of electrical goods that have been within their 2-year guarantee and even when the … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage to San Antonio Abad – Arona

More information and programme of the highlights can be found at the end of this blog for items marked with a 🌟 One of the oldest celebrations with more than four centuries of tradition behind it takes place in the … Continue reading

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