Category Archives: Living on Tenerife

Life in General on the Island

Casa del Duque

Casa del Duque is an imposing and stately structure located on the coast of Adeje that invariably grabs the imagination of tourists and residents alike and the inevitable question they all ask is who are the possible residents and owners. … Continue reading

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The carpets of La Orotava

The carpet makers (los alfombristas) of La Orotava are already at work making the great tapestry that this year will decorate the Plaza del Ayuntamiento on June 27. It is a feat that requires a lot of work, such as … Continue reading

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Chicken Marsala

After watching Rick Stein in Palermo on catch up TV my mouth was watering at the thought of his simple but delicious Chicken Marsala. Needless to say, I only had some of the ingredients but with a bit of ingenuity, … Continue reading

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Trail of the Senses

The Trail of the Senses is a short trail suitable for all that is located in Cruz del Carmen, in the Anaga Rural Park and a perfect option for those who want to enjoy nature and get to know new … Continue reading

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A Windy Paradise

The beach at La Tejita is said to be the islands largest. I guess it could be, I’ve never checked. But what I do know for certain is that more often than not, the waves are magnificent and it’s nearly … Continue reading

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