Author Archives: Red Queen's Musings

Recreación de la Gesta del 25 de julio – Nelson at Santa Cruz

Just like every July, the city of Santa Cruz focuses on an episode of history that should not be lost. Known as the Gesta July 25, 1797, the day when soldiers dressed in uniforms of the day. recreate the battle … Continue reading

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Vampires in Tenerife

Most people think vampires don’t exist, well that is tosh because I have proof they do and they gorge themselves on human blood and carry out this god awful practice at unsociable hours. I thought my home was secure, I … Continue reading

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Chirche, Day of Traditions

A beautiful and extremely traditional village 880 meters above sea level where only 213 people live. This tiny hamlet in Guía de Isora, will this weekend become a hot spot for visitors. From Friday 12th to Sunday 14 July, the … Continue reading

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Dragonflies in Tenerife

While sitting on the patio something caught my eye it was large iridescence and moved extremely quickly.  Unfortunately, I didn’t have my camera close to hand so borrowed this picture from the internet as it shows exactly what was flying … Continue reading

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Macaroni Cheese

Mac and cheese is a favourite when it comes to a quick, easy but ultimate comfort food. I like to enhance mine with a few additions (surprise surprise!) such as bacon and onions and this elevates it to completely new … Continue reading

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