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Finding WiFi in El Médano

Wed, October 21st, 2015 - By Linda
Finding WiFi in El Médano

Although the town’s atmosphere is most definitely laid back, when it comes to modern technology, Rl Médano’s trendy bars have free and dependable WiFi…



How to Celebrate National Honey Week on Tenerife

Mon, October 19th, 2015 - By Jack Montgomery
How to Celebrate National Honey Week on Tenerife

Eagle-eyed readers might point out the 25 to 31 October is National Honey week in Britain and not Tenerife, so it’s not relevant to celebrate it on the island. That’s true, but honey is quite a big thing on Tenerife so why not celebrate the food of the gods here?



Tenerife Ghost Stories for Halloween

Fri, October 16th, 2015 - By Andrea Montgomery
Tenerife Ghost Stories for Halloween

Clocks are set to go back bringing darker nights and the spirit of Halloween to our doors. What better time to cosy up around the pumpkin and tell ghost stories?



Hostels to Villas, Accommodation on Tenerife

Thu, October 8th, 2015 - By Andrea Montgomery
Hostels to Villas, Accommodation on Tenerife

Some people book into an all-inclusive hotel and don’t walk out the door again until it’s time to return to the airport. Others rarely see the inside of their accommodation. Whatever holiday you choose to have and whatever your budget, there’s a style of accommodation on Tenerife to suit you…



Where to See Volcanoes on Tenerife

Fri, October 2nd, 2015 - By Jack Montgomery
Where to See Volcanoes on Tenerife

Considering Tenerife is dominated by the third largest volcano in the world which just happens to also be the highest mountain on Spanish territory, where to see volcanoes on Tenerife might seem a bit obvious.



Two Faced Tenerife

Wed, September 30th, 2015 - By Andrea Montgomery
Two Faced Tenerife

Instead of going back to the same resort year on year, why not split your week or fortnight in half and get twice the Tenerife? Here are my suggestions for a two faced Tenerife holiday…



Tenerife Culture On A Concrete Canvas

Mon, September 28th, 2015 - By Colin
Tenerife Culture On A Concrete Canvas

A series of giant murals have splashed onto the walls around the tunnel entrance on the old beach and port side of the Paseo Rincon del Puerto which links the old and new areas of Los Cristianos…



South Tenerife for People with Reduced Mobility

Fri, September 25th, 2015 - By Linda
South Tenerife for People with Reduced Mobility

I injured my knee a while back. Walking was painful, and it made me aware of how difficult a simple stroll can become. Suddenly more aware of my surroundings, I wondered about how friendly Tenerife’s thoroughfares are for wheelchairs, prams, or those with reduced mobility for any reason…



Choosing the Right Fiesta on Tenerife

Wed, September 23rd, 2015 - By Jack Montgomery
Choosing the Right Fiesta on Tenerife

Fiestas come in many shapes, sizes and forms on Tenerife. Some are serious, some are frivolous, some are odd. The traditional fiestas have one thing in common, the community spirit on show is one of the things that makes experiencing them so compelling and often emotionally moving.



Tenerife to Showcase the Total Eclipse of the Super Moon on 28th September

Mon, September 21st, 2015 - By Andrea Montgomery
Tenerife to Showcase the Total Eclipse of the Super Moon on 28th September

It all sounds very complicated to me but the bottom line is that at 11 minutes past 3am on the morning of 28th September and over the course of 1hr 11minutes, we will see a total eclipse featuring a big, bright, red moon and if we’re lucky, the shadow of Mount Teide rising above the horizon at sunset. In short, it will be spectacular.