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The 5 best SPAs & massages in Tenerife

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  Traveling to Tenerife? There is no better place to relax than on the shores of this wondrous volcanic island situated in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. And in case you´re looking for that little something extra to unwind you even more, here is a list of the top spas you can find there. Indulge in a spa day for couples set in a calm and romantic atmosphere or treat yourself to a couple hours away from the kids… For his and hers, some travellers schedule their golf and spa breaks at the same time so both can have…

The top 5 places to golf in Tenerife

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So you´re planning a trip to the Canary Islands with your loved one. Many exciting things are waiting for you, from splendid beaches, casinos with Blackjack and Poker tournaments, to top-rated restaurants with exquisite Canarian cuisine. But how about golf, did you put that on the list too? Tenerife golf courses are known to be great, the island has even hosted many renowned international tournaments. So if you´re a fan of the sport, or would even like to learn, make sure you go to one of these clubs listed below for your golf holidays in Tenerife. With unbelievable sceneries unique…

RECIPE: CARAMELIZED FRENCH TOAST WITH MERINGUED MILK

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If you want to enjoy a real Easter, you cannot pass up the chance to eat some good French toast, the origins of which go back as far as the 15th century. Its association with Lent is due to the need to use up the left over bread, which, since it is a period during which Catholics cannot eat meat, was less consumed.  There are as many variations of French toast as there are of Easter. Although traditional French toast is made with bread, milk, cinnamon, sugar and egg, you can also find them made with wine, honey, vegetarian French toast…

CELEBRATE WORLD WATER DAY BY LEARNING ABOUT ALL OF ITS GOODNESS

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   At the request of the United Nations, World Water Day is held every year on March 22. And what better way to celebrate this day than by remembering all of the advantages that water can give us.  First, water has healing properties. Water therapy has been used as a treatment for centuries, and its powers were already recognized in Ancient Rome, Greece, China and Japan. The therapy consists of treating illnesses with the frequent use of water, both internally and externally. Water possesses minerals and electrolytes which give it medicinal mineral properties which in turn have a positive effect…

MAKE HOMEMADE CHICKEN TACOS

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  Chicken tacos are one of the most universal Mexican dishes, popular with adults and kids alike. Don’t give in to the temptation of eating them in fast food joints, or in supermarket-bought packs, cook them yourself! We will teach you how to prepare some authentic homemade chicken tacos. Get inspired with this recipe and you will discover that the best Mexican tacos out there… are the ones made in your very own home!  Ingredients – 1 chicken breast – 4 large wheat or corn tortillas (or 8 small ones) – Strips of lettuce – Slices of tomato – Sour…

ENJOY SOME UNFORGETTABLE CARNIVALS

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  On Carnival night everything counts, and that is why the tradition of dressing up and putting on masks to experience the party with freedom, imagination and fantasy remains strong to this day.   While carnivals are associated with countries of Catholic tradition (the party takes place just as Lent begins), its origin is pagan, and comes from the parties held for the gods Apis in Egypt and Baco in Rome.   In every location, different carnivals have their own special features and traditions, but in general there are some mainstays which feature in all locations: masks, dancing, music, street…

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY

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  Are you ready for the day of love? Today is Valentine’s Day! So prepare something special and surprise your partner.  If you can’t think of anything, perhaps you will draw some inspiration from the plan that we propose. Prepare a special dinner for two, and to finish, if you like chocolate, a chocolate fondue with fresh fruit is a recipe which fits perfectly with your romantic evening.  Ingredients:  -         A bar of couverture chocolate -         Apples -         Strawberries -         Bananas -         Pineapple -         Kiwi  Preparation:  Peel and cut all the fruit into small pieces, then take some skewer-type sticks…

SNOW DAY

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   You can always spend an enjoyable day in the mountains, with many activities on offer, but even more so now in winter with everything covered in snow.  You can choose between extreme sports, sports for the more faint-hearted or simply enjoying the snow in a relaxed style with your family or friends. Allow us to propose some plans for activities that you can do, among the endless options available in the winter snow.  Skiing and snowboarding are the sports par excellence that you can practice in the snow, but it’s not as easy as it seems, so if you…

A WINTERTIME RECIPE

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 Do you not have plans for this weekend yet? With the cold winter weather, one of the most tempting ideas is a small gathering with some great food in the comfort of your lounge.  And if you aren’t sure what to prepare, we propose a mixture of sweet and salted flavors with this recipe for rabbit al chocolate. Ingredients – 2 rabbits – 50 g flour – Olive oil – 3 cloves of garlic – 2 onions – 1/2 L red wine – Beef stock – 20-30 g butter – 100 g pearl onion – 50 g sugar – Salt…

RELIVE THE 80s

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  Some decades are unforgettable, and they’re still inspiring parties, costumes and even fashion today.  The 80s are still talked about, and that’s why it’s a great idea to throw an 80s party!  Get out your disco lights, disco ball, and your most colorful clothes. If you have any records from the 80s, then play them all night long.  To set up the party, all you need are a few key aspects for it to be a success. Some advice:   The costume: leg warmers and shoulder pads were the key looks of the decade, as well as eye-catching make-up and…