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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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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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Festividad de los Reyes Magos (Festival of the Three Kings)

“Have you been good?”  The question is asked in every corner of the island as January 6th draws close as this is the day when traditionally children in Spain open their Christmas presents. On the evening before youngsters eagerly await the arrival … 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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Cultural in Tenerife

I have said in the past that if you are looking for a cultural holiday Tenerife will not appear in your Google search no matter how hard you look. Culture come in many guises but sun, sand, and sangria are … Continue reading

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