Category Archives: Attractions – Tenerife

Great days out for tourists

Through the eyes of a tourist – South Tenerife

Following our Tourist in Tenerife series, most people looking for sunshine, beaches, luxury hotels, and stunning scenery come to Tenerife. It is what brings tourists to the busy southern resorts. So let’s look around …Starting with Los Cristianos. The town has … Continue reading

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Whirlwind tour of Santa Cruz

I’m sometimes asked, particularly by folk taking a cruise, what there is to see in Santa Cruz in a short time. Continuing our seeing Tenerife as a tourist theme, we continued back from our trip to the north via way … Continue reading

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Through the eyes of a tourist – North Tenerife

I thought it might be fun to see Tenerife through the eyes of a tourist rather than a local. So let’s start with the north of the island. This adventure is too much for one visit so it is probably … Continue reading

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Weird and Wonderful Sculptures in Tenerife

A sculpture is just a painting cut out and stood up somewhere. Frank Stella I have in the past talked about the Sand Sculptures on the beach, to graffiti on the wall. From the traditional Canarian figures and murals to … Continue reading

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Hacienda Cristoforo – Tenerife

When anyone mentions Playa Paraiso, I smile because taken literally, it means Paradise Beach, yet the reality is far removed from any vision that I have of Paradise.  There is no beach and little to do outside of the few … Continue reading

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