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Culture, Traditions & Pilgrimages in February

Never will you witnessed such a combination of colour, joy and costumes as you will see in February when the island gives itself over to Carnival. Carnival Joy, colour, rhythm, and glitter flood the streets in this, the most emblematic … Continue reading

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Culture, Traditions, & Pilgrimages in January

In the UK, Christmas and New Year is pretty much wrapped up even to the point you have probably already broken at least one of your resolutions, but here in Tenerife it’s a bit like ‘Groundhog Day’. Three Kings – … Continue reading

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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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