Category Archives: Living on Tenerife

Life in General on the Island

Elrow Tenerife

With a long experience in events of this nature, Mad Faith Music World, promoter of major events, lands with Elrow for the first time in Tenerife, a festival that will no doubt be repeated in years to come after this … Continue reading

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How I see Arona!

If you are to believe the tabloids and TV programmes, Tenerife has a bit of a reputation as a rather gaudy, lager soaked island that attracts young party-goers in summer and in the winter is a pensioners’ paradise.  I am certainly … Continue reading

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In an EMERGENCY – help is at your fingertips.

This morning I went to the Arona Gran Hotel in Los Cristianos for the launch of the British Consulate Safety leaflet campaign. Other invitees included Charmaine Arbouin the British Consul for the Canary Islands and Andalucia, Helen Keating, Vice-Consul in … Continue reading

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Enjoy the sea without the risks.

Last year in Tenerife, 21 people died, victims of drowning and this year already has seen the number of deaths at sea stand at 9. The vast majority were foreigners who spent their holidays on the island and with summer … Continue reading

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Day of Traditions Chirche

One of the most endearing cultural activities that takes place each year is The Day of the Traditions in Chirche. This year it is the weekend of July 6th to 8th. Chirche has less than 200 inhabitants, but each July they … Continue reading

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