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Pavements are for Pedestrians

It may seem an obvious thing to say, roads are for cars, bikes and scooters and pavements are for walking on. At least that used to be the case but in recent years, pedestrians will attest to the number of … Continue reading

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Healthcare in Tenerife

Needless to say I wrote and scheduled the following article before the UK voted in the EU referendum.  Based on today’s result, logic tells me there won´t be an immediate change but who knows what the future will bring.  As … Continue reading

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Why you should register on the Padrón

A few years ago, anyone who bought property in Tenerife was encouraged to sign on the padrón of their local council. It seems lately many are failing to do so, despite it being compulsory for anyone who lives here more … Continue reading

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Drop anchor in Tenerife

For someone who is terrified of water I don’t know why I find marinas attractive, maybe it is all those luxurious boats rather than the water. Whatever the draw, I am spoilt for choice in the south of Tenerife. Now … Continue reading

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Mercado de Nuestra Senora de Africa

Nuestra Señora de Africa (Our Lady of Africa Market in English) also known as Recova in the commercial heart of Santa Cruz, opened its doors on 4 January 1944 because the old market, Recova Vieja located near the Guimerá Theatre, … Continue reading

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