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Five Things to Instagram on Tenerife

Thu, January 28th, 2016 - By Jack Montgomery
Five Things to Instagram on Tenerife

For newbies and old Instagram hands alike, here are suggestions for five things with a Tenerife flavour which are ideal subjects for an Instagram photo.



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…



On the Belen Trail in La Orotava

Wed, December 2nd, 2015 - By Andrea Montgomery
On the Belen Trail in La Orotava

The Ruta de Belénes in La Orotava has 26 belénes to visit, far too many to get round in a single visit. Luckily, six of the best are located close to each other within the old quarter…



Sunset and Stars on Teide Tour

Mon, November 23rd, 2015 - By Jack Montgomery
Sunset and Stars on Teide Tour

It’s just after 5pm, the people around me are wearing fleeces and long trousers. The temperature is about 8C and dropping with the sun. A car pulls up and a man, woman, girl and boy get out to check if the cable car is still running.
They are all wearing shorts and T-shirts. The family clearly haven’t done any research into how the temperatures at altitude are significantly cooler than at the coast.



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…



Circo On Ice Thrills The Families

Mon, October 12th, 2015 - By Colin
Circo On Ice Thrills The Families

There’s no language barrier at Circo On Ice, a strident sound track provided a fast beat for the stars, and the visual humour of the ringmaster and his apprentice delighted the children, especially when they went among the crowd. ..



International Football Returns To Tenerife

Mon, October 5th, 2015 - By Colin
International Football Returns To Tenerife

It may be at under 21 level but the chance to see the rising stars of Spain v Sweden will draw a big crowd to Santa Cruz on Tuesday 13 October with a 5.45 pm kick off…