Category Archives: Living on Tenerife

Life in General on the Island

REMINDER : Continue to Register on the Padrón

The weather on Tuesday was beautiful which was great, as we had to go into Los Cristianos to renew our registration on the Padrón, something that needs to be done every two years. Armed with a bag full of paperwork … Continue reading

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See the need, not the cause

For many of us living on this beautiful island is like being in paradise, yet there are times when we moan because we don´t always get what we want. However, consider this… There are people who will never have what … Continue reading

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Something a Little Different in Arafo

For a nice surprise, head along the TF1 towards Santa Cruz and take the Arafo exit, number 20. Just 1km from the junction, and located on the corner of the TF281, in the middle of nowhere, you will find the … Continue reading

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Tenerife has Talent

I don´t advertise on my blogs, if I discuss a bar, restaurant or whatever it because of personal experience which I either loved or hated. If it was just OK I don´t bother – who wants to hear about something … Continue reading

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Public Holidays in the Canary Islands 2017

The following is a list of public holidays for 2017 that has been approved by the Canarian government. – 6 January (Epiphany) – 2 February (Our Lady of Candelaria – Tenerife’s patron saint) – 13 April (Holy Thursday) – 14 April (Good … Continue reading

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