Tag Archives: Playa de las Americas

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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Parque García Sanabria

I have mentioned several times in my Tenerife blogs my love of art, I see the obvious and appreciate it, but I really like something with hidden meaning that takes some figuring out – that’s my idea of beauty. Whether … Continue reading

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An easy stroll along the coast.

I’m not the greatest of walkers these days, my dodgy left knee while alright at the time, gives me gyp for days afterwards if I walk too far.  However I found the following walk on the internet which said it … Continue reading

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Books Set in the Canary Islands

I love reading, and always have a book on the go so was thrilled when recently I was sent a book by Peter Stone called The Canary Islands, Cultural History. I initially thought it might not be my sort of … Continue reading

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