days out

Five Tenerife Coastal Paths to Escape the Crowds

Tue, January 19th, 2016 - By Andrea Montgomery
Five Tenerife Coastal Paths to Escape the Crowds

Blessed with 238km (148 miles) of coastline, Tenerife has a wealth of lovely coastal walks on which to stroll with just a handful of other people and the sound of the ocean for company…



A Visit to the Iberoamerican Art Museum in La Orotava

Mon, December 21st, 2015 - By Andrea Montgomery
A Visit to the Iberoamerican Art Museum in La Orotava

Far from being stuffy or boring, the displays are bright, colourful and fascinating, and the building itself is one of La Orotava’s finest…



Trips and Fishing from South Tenerife Marinas

Fri, December 11th, 2015 - By Colin
Trips and Fishing from South Tenerife Marinas

There are so many ways to experience the sea around Tenerife’s unique coast. Marinas offer a wide range of choices so here are some of the ways you can indulge your interests…



Prado Museum Brings Madrid Art To Tenerife

Wed, November 18th, 2015 - By Colin
Prado Museum Brings Madrid Art To Tenerife

Santa Cruz is fortunate that the Caja Canarias HQ in the capital has a steady stream of big exhibitions, the latest, Los Objetos Hablan (Objects Speak) brings 60 exhibits from the famous Prado Art Museum in Madrid…



Dinosaurs Invade Tenerife At Expo Jurasico

Mon, November 9th, 2015 - By Colin
Dinosaurs Invade Tenerife At Expo Jurasico

With one victim clamped to the ground with its claw and another about to become dinner between its gaping jaws, the Baryonyx looked a mean sight at the Expo Jurasico in Costa Adeje’s Magma Centre…



The Places In Between: Costa Adeje to Santiago del Teide

Fri, November 6th, 2015 - By Linda
The Places In Between: Costa Adeje to Santiago del Teide

During daylight hours a stillness hangs over all, so you can stroll around the narrow streets, at least one of which is only just wide enough for a car to pass through, and nod in greeting to the good old guys gathered to play dominoes outside the bar…



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.



El Sauzal, the Little Town with the Big History

Mon, September 14th, 2015 - By Andrea Montgomery
El Sauzal, the Little Town with the Big History

When the cruise season begins later this month, a steady stream of cruisers will be heading to the little town of El Sauzal on the north west coast whose history is nothing short of miraculous…



Thirty Years Of Pinolere Craft Fair

Fri, August 28th, 2015 - By Colin
Thirty Years Of Pinolere Craft Fair

After 30 years of maintaining and promoting Canarian rural craft traditions, the annual Pinolere Craft Fair near La Orotava is celebrating its own milestone from 4 to 6 September – and everyone is invited…



Ten Trips to Discover Authentic Tenerife

Wed, August 26th, 2015 - By Jack Montgomery
Ten Trips to Discover Authentic Tenerife

There’s a way to get a taste of authentic Tenerife that mirrors journeys from coast to hill that locals have been making for centuries. It’s cheap and what’s more the experience will be a personal and unique one. Here are ten suggestions for swapping life at the beach for life in the hills for a day.