‘Tenerife’

There’s a lot you can do in a week on Tenerife

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Tenerife is special not only thanks to its pleasant, welcoming climate. This fortunate island is also blessed with lunar landscapes, the energy provided by the Teide, the charming little villages and the beaches of black sand. If you are on vacation on this island and plan to stay for a week, we can assure you that you won’t be able to see everything, but we can make up a list of essentials, and you should also know that you won’t want to leave!! · Teide National Park: Of course! We know you’ll go there because it’s impossible not to visit…

The island of eternal spring.

Regardless of whether you’re considering a romantic getaway with your partner, a vacation with children or a week off with a group of friends and all the fun you can get, Tenerife is the destination for you. This sun washed vacation location is visited every year by millions of people seeking relaxation, adventure, good times and fantastic weather. The north of the island has unparalleled landscapes. Cañadas del Teide is a National Park with an impressive volcanic landscape. It spans 18,990 hectares at an altitude of more than 1,650 meters above sea level with yellowish ocher tones that are sure…

Carnival in their blood.

The people of the Canary Islands are genuinely devoted to glitter, sequins, feathers, queens and drag queens… Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Santa Cruz de Tenerife compete every year with spectacular costumers, the paraphernalia of their festivities, parades and chariots. This is a carnival where tourists and locals share a scenario in which you are literally herded through the streets, often at a brisk pace. The heat of the Islands and the islanders’ blood honor the feast of Don Carnal (the pleasures of the flesh). The rhythm of merengue and salsa takes over the streets, enters your blood stream and turns…

Towards the sun

Here is a beautiful video of the island of Gran Canaria. 3 minutes and 25 seconds spanning a whole day, from dawn to night-time. Enjoy!  TOWARDS THE SUN     “Discover the Costa del Sol, the light of Costa Adeje, the wonderful beaches of Yaiza, the glamour of Marbella, the calm of Alcúdia and the charm of Porto Petro, let the beauty of Jandía overwhelm you and visit the most beautiful coves of Mallorca, always resting well and enjoying 5-star attention. Choose fine hotels in Spain, choose IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts.”

The first golf destination in Europe

  Many studies show that Spain has led the European golf tourism industry for many years and illustrate why thousands of golfers continue to prefer the various regions of Spain. The key factors setting Spain ahead include the high standard and variety of its golf courses, the quality of the accommodation and nice weather all year round. Golf tourism continues growing and at the same time golf lovers take advantage and visit other provinces or towns and even buy homes in places specifically dedicated to creating new golf courses, for instance Marbella, Cadiz, the Canary Islands, etc. Andalusia is sprinkled…

It is best to weather the winter in the Canary Islands!

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The Canary Islands stand out in Europe as an area on the map with mild, sunny temperatures throughout most of the year. They are made up by islands featuring incredible beaches and spectacular landscapes that are not found anywhere else in the world. The trade winds from the ocean have made this archipelago one of the places with the best weather in Europe, thanks to the humid and cool winds of the Azores Anticyclone. This is the cause of the miracle climate that brings spring weather to these southern European islands. The sea water temperature is likewise warm. It ranges…

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…

A casino guide to the Canary Islands

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Going to the Canary Islands but you´ve got Vegas on your mind? Well you´ve definitely made the right destination choice, as this is where you can be a beach bum in the morning and transform into a fierce gambler at night. The Canary Islands has a multitude of great gambling destinations  you can enjoy, all with the highest level of professionalism and services. So if you´ve got the gut instinct these islands are good omen, then better try your luck with this guide across the three major islands of Tenerife, Lanzarote and Fuerteventura. Have a look for yourself: Casinos de…

Where and what to shop in Tenerife

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  Even if Tenerife is an island in the middle of the Atlantic, do not underestimate the shopping experience you can have there. From modern malls with high-end brands to authentic Tenerife markets with Canarian arts and crafts, this island never fails to surprise visitors not only with splendid beaches and a list of exceptional restaurants but even when it comes to shopping. Keep reading through this list to find out where and how you can get the best out of your shopping in Tenerife. Plaza del Duque Thank you @___matt88 for sharing this picture with us from Plaza del…

The 10 best restaurants in Tenerife

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  Whether you´re going to the Canary Islands on a family holiday or en tete a tete with your loved one, here is a list of the best restaurants in Tenerife both parties can enjoy. Canarian food is known to be remarkable. Many chefs from all over the world travel there just to feed the needs of picky tourists who consider food as one of the fine pleasures of life. We saved the best for last. So keep reading trough this list to find out where Tenerife’s best restaurants is. If you´re planning to visit other islands as well, we´ve…