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Towns tourists may not know but worth a visit

Playa Las Salinas – Costa Adeje

Close to the large Bahia Principe hotel complex in Playa Paraíso is Playa de Las Salinas. A small beach surrounded by a rocky bay that ensure the waters are generally calm and safe for bathers. To get from Los Cristianos, along the … Continue reading

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Playa San Juan – Tenerife

The biggest attraction of Playa San Juan for both locals and visitors is its beach and ever since new sand was imported, this small fishing village has had a growing tourist market. I don´t mind admitting it is one of … Continue reading

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Callao Salvaje – Costa Adeje

Today we called into the small, mainly residential, resort of Callao Salvaje. It is part of what is known to tourists as ‘Costa Adeje’ and is located 8km from Playa de las Americas. Originally a small village, it has undergone … Continue reading

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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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