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Exposaldo – Bargain Fair in Santa Cruz

Exposaldo is the biggest sales event in the Canary Islands and is guaranteed to bring bargain-hunters out in their hundreds. Last year more than 48,600 people visited Recinto Ferial during the 5 days of the Fair and this year no … Continue reading

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Health Care in Tenerife

I really can´t convey just how impressed I am with the health system in Tenerife. I don´t mean the kind you have to pay for each month with medical insurance, I mean the treatment we have by being registered on … Continue reading

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The beaches of Arona

For those who love beaches, those in Arona are idyllic and you must discover them all. Charco del Baño The small, pebble and dark volcanic sand beach is separated from Las Galletas beach by a small marina. At this quiet … Continue reading

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Outlet Shopping – El Galeón

I left the visit to the new outlet shopping mall for a couple of weeks to let it settle down before seeing what it was really like.  I’m not great at shopping, I like to go when I have something … Continue reading

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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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