Author Archives: Red Queen's Musings

What happened at Hotel Europe

The 4 star Europe Hotel was inaugurated in April 1975. It was the second hotel to be built in Playa de las Américas, after Gran Tinerfe, in 1969. At two in the morning on April 5, 1990 part of the … Continue reading

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Barrio de la Ranilla – Puerto de la Cruz

My favourite part of Puerto de la Cruz is La Ranilla. For me it is undoubtedly one of the most charming areas in the town. It runs from the Plaza del Charco and ends by the open-air car park near the … Continue reading

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El Pris – a different Tenerife

If you are looking for the real Tenerife then visit the idyllic village of El Pris. Close to Tacoronte and with Mount Teide as a backdrop, the entire stretch of coast in this area has been declared of Cultural Interest. … Continue reading

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Taoro Park – Puerto de la Cruz

Taoro Park, one of the places in Puerto de la Cruz where you can breathe, and enjoy some of the best views in North Tenerife. Taoro Park was formerly called Mount Misery and covered about 25 acres. It is divided … Continue reading

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Stuffed Aubergine

Jim isn´t a lover of aubergine, so we don´t have it very often but once in a while I fancy it so try to dress it up a little to make it more appetising for him. This is a simple … Continue reading

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