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A Glass Of Wine Makes Life More Enjoyable

As many readers of this Tenerife blog know I am teetotal and whilst it has been whispered (albeit behind my back) that I must be alcoholic the truth is I am actually allergic to alcohol. I used to enjoy the … Continue reading

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Annual Artisan Fair in Vilaflor

Close to where I live, is the picturesque mountain village of Vilaflor. It is the highest village in Spain and from the southern resorts, it is an easy journey. By taking the TF28 from Los Cristianos and following the signs … Continue reading

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10 Beaches in South Tenerife

The beaches in Tenerife are not the best in the world when compared to the white sands of the Caribbean or the Seychelles, but as most Tenerife blogs will tell you, here in the south we have a beach to suit whatever you … Continue reading

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5 things you must do in Tenerife

Tenerife is full of wonderful things to experience and numerous Tenerife blogs will give suggestions as to what is available.  Although I am now getting on a bit, during the years I have lived on the island I have sampled many attractions and … Continue reading

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10 Free things to do inTenerife

Following a discussion with friends who are coming on holiday and are on a VERY tight budget, we discussed things they could do in Tenerife that don’t have to break the bank. Here’s what we came up with – or … Continue reading

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Barranco del Infierno Opens Again

After a long wait, it seems that today is actually the day. Well at least it should be and I haven´t heard anything to the contrary. So, drum roll The Barranco del Infierno will open once again to the public after … Continue reading

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The Magic of Siam Park – Tenerife

On Thursday I took the back road to the shops rather than the motorway, it gave me a chance to look at the construction work that was taking place by Siam Park. Traffic lined both sides of the road, there … Continue reading

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Festival of San Sebastián – La Caleta, Costa Adeje

Every January 20th Adeje hosts a festival in honour of San Sebastián.  Whilst tinerfeños will party at the drop of a hat, for this particular fiesta it is the farmers of Adeje who hold San Sebastián in particularly high esteem. … 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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Things to do in Tenerife in September 2014

What to Expect Whilst most places in Northern Europe begin to cool down September in Tenerife, is still a sizzler.  During the month, the average temperature is a pleasant 27°C with highs in the low 30°Cs and summer nights in the south never dropping … Continue reading

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