Category Archives: Tenerife Towns

Towns tourists may not know but worth a visit

Isla Baja – A special place in Tenerife

In the north of Tenerife is a region known as “Isla Baja” a quiet place away from the usual tourist haunts that is made up of four municipalities Buenavista del Norte, Garachico, Los Silos and El Tanque.  It is a … Continue reading

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Discover La Laguna – Tenerife

Although only 10km from Santa Cruz, La Laguna rarely makes it onto the tourist radar. Yet the city is one of the most emblematic and historic towns in the Canary Islands. A lively university town it is also home to … Continue reading

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What to see in Puerto de la Cruz?

Puerto de la Cruz is a ‘cosmopolitan town full of culture‘ the phrase often used on TripAdvisor when trying to convince tourist the north of the island is where they should be. The words “Tenerife” and “culture” are not natural … Continue reading

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What does Los Gigantes have to offer?

Perhaps this is your first visit to the island and maybe you are wondering which locations are worth heading to. If you want some winter sun, then look at the west coast, as Los Gigantes is famed for having the … Continue reading

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Costa Bella – El Medano

Every 8 weeks we take Caña and Marti to have their hair cut close to El Medano. At one time, we would while away the couple of hours waiting for them on La Tejita beach. Nowadays, since they have built … Continue reading

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