Category Archives: Attractions – Tenerife

Great days out for tourists

“Teide by Night”

As the sun set and the sky turned from gold to red, we were heading, in a minibus, through the national park up Mount Teide for a stargazing and tapas excursion. We were joined by three Brits and two Germans, … Continue reading

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Plaza del Charco – Puerto de la Cruz

When you visit Puerto de la Cruz it should be mandatory to stop at the Plaza del Charco, either during the day to rest from your stroll around town or at night to enjoy a meal, drink or just the … Continue reading

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A city full of life

Last month in a social travel group there was a person staying in Santa Cruz over Christmas who asked for advice on where to have a traditional British Christmas dinner. Sadly nobody replied, which is the norm. Questions about Tenerife’s … 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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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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