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The day that tourism was born in the Canary Islands

In the 1880s, “Health Tourism” became popular as many patients travelled to the islands looking for the cure and / or relief for various diseases including rheumatism, skin problems, and especially respiratory diseases. The climate of our archipelago and the sea … 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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Carry on Camping!

“According to data from the Canary Islands Ministry of Tourism… more than 1.5 million Canary Islanders chose to spend their holidays on the Islands in 2015, 100,327 more than the previous year, representing a 7% increase. Domestic tourism is an important … Continue reading

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La Pasión de Cristo in Adeje – Tenerife

While Easter week is celebrated across Tenerife, some fiestas are particularly well known for their uniqueness. Every year since  1999, the town of Adeje re-enacts the last days of the life and passion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday.  It … Continue reading

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El Camaleón – Adeje, Tenerife

Perhaps it is something about the socio-economics of Barranco of Torres that has meant that as far as memory serves never has a restaurant sustained beyond a few months.  Most people know that in an area that has nothing but supermarkets, DIY … Continue reading

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