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Great days out for tourists

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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Canarias Folk Fest Arona 2017-2018

Winter has arrived in the southern resorts and it is getting to the time of year again that locals and tourists alike look forward to. For the 9th year running the folks of Arona can enjoy four months of performances, tastings … Continue reading

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U2, Bruce Springsteen, George Michael together in Costa Adeje

Two out of three of my all time favourites in one place at the same time can´t be bad. Okay I agree not the originals that would be particularly hard in the case of George, but once again Adeje steps … Continue reading

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Pirámides of Güímar – Tenerife

On the coast, not far from Santa Cruz, is the bright, clean and cared for town of Güímar with its nice array of beaches, architecture, shops and churches that date back to the conquest of the island in the 15th … Continue reading

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Traditional dress in Tenerife

Anyone who has been to a romería on Tenerife will have marvelled at the traditional costumes that seem to be owned by just about every man, woman and child living on the island. Being a woman, dress naturally attracts me. I … Continue reading

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