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Culture, Traditions, Pilgrimages in November & December

A holiday in Tenerife gives you the opportunity to learn all about its people and make each day special. Its bustling, lively traditions, festivals and pilgrimages are a link to the Island’s past and are sure to make you feel … Continue reading

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Adeje Pilgrimage

In Adeje, the Patronal Festivals conclude over the weekend, with a Romería on Sunday. Hundreds of pilgrims from the south as well as other municipalities come together to honour the patron saint of Adeje, Our Lady of the Incarnation and … Continue reading

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Culture, Traditions, Pilgrimages in September & October

Having looked at the tradition of celebrating the Virgen del Carmen that takes place this month, I was asked by readers what other fiestas occur at this time of year. There are quite a lot for September as culture, tradition … Continue reading

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Corazones de Tejina (Hearts of Tejina) – Tenerife

The fiestas in honour of San Bartolomé last approximately 15 days culminating in the Corazones de Tejina that usually takes place on the last Sunday in August in Tejina. The program covers all kinds of events, cultural, sports, art, folklore, … Continue reading

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Culture, Traditions, Pilgrimages in August

La Esperanza Pilgrimage The entire town gets involved in the event that evokes the purest of Canarian culture. There are no shortage of traditional carts and livestock, Canarian food and wine on the first Sunday in August. Traditional Harvesting On … Continue reading

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