Category Archives: Living on Tenerife

Life in General on the Island

Leave the crowds and holiday like a local

If you’re looking for something beyond Tenerife’s nightclubs and water parks, it’s time to discover what else the island has to offer.  Brits flock to Tenerife all year round. The popular destination is best known for its touristy resorts such as … Continue reading

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Say Cheese

I have to confess, I love cheese and here on the island is a producer of great cheese – Montesdeoca. I took the opportunity to visit the master cheesemakers in Tijoco Bajo in the south of Tenerife to hear more … Continue reading

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Canarians do things differently

I recently read <<the residents and spanish have become alot more arrogant and rude towards the tourist>> My initial reaction was rubbish!. Then I thought these people are judging what they don’t actually know or understand and over the short … Continue reading

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Memories of Alice – RIP

I first published this blog in August 2011 at that time I had known Alice several years so I was very sad to learn today that she has passed away after her long fight with cancer. She was always such … Continue reading

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Cancer and Knitted Knockers

We went to one of our favourite Indian restaurants Sher E Punjab with Christine and Andrew this week but before that, on Wednesday, Jim and I met Alan and Shirley Rigby the couple who donated all of the mastectomy bras to the Tenerife Carrera por la … Continue reading

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