The 'island of eternal sunshine' is more than a beach-lovers paradise and nightlife Nirvana. Explore Teide National Park, swim with turtles in Costa Adeje and venture through sub-tropical forests.
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Local Tip Try to get there early to avoid the queues, and don't miss the giant waves in the lagoon. You'll hear a gong when the waves are about to start.
Local Tip Any time of the year is great for weddings in Tenerife but try May or June when prices are lower and the temperature is really starting to warm up.
Packing for a family holiday has been likened to moving house! However, ‘upping sticks’ is tempered by the knowledge that you will be able buy...more »
Getting out the beach towel, slapping on the factor 15 and...more »
Scattered in the Atlantic, off the southwest coast of Africa, the Canary Islands have an appeal that extends way beyond their privileged latitude with the Sahara Desert. Tenerife, the largest of the...more »
‘Sailing round the Caribbean’ may be the world ‘brand’ but catching up at a fair lick is ‘Sailing round the Canaries’ from Tenerife. The...more »
Starting the Christmas festivities off, Adeje Council are putting on their Christmas Markets over a 3 day period offering Christmas gifts and decorations, seasonal food, chestnuts, children’s games and Christmas carols... get along and get in the Christmas spirit! Friday 28th November 17.00 - 22.00 hrs Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th November... more »
Celebrations in honour of San Andrés (St Andrew) last until 30th November. The biggest events take place in Puerto de la Cruz where there's a wine fair, musical perfomances and the bit the children all love, the arrastre de cacharros from around 6pm on the 29th. This is a local tradition involving dragging soft drinks cans, pots, pans &... more »
The 29th November marks the start of the new wine season on the island and as the town of Icod de Los Vinos (Icod of the Wines!) is central to Tenerife wine production there is no better place to celebrate the start of the season. Of course there'll be the usual barrel opening ceremony followed by the checking of the new wine for bouquet and... more »
The Ten-Diez Movement of artists and artisans goes from strength to strength and their third annual exhibition promises to be their best yet. You can see and buy the innovative works of these talented locals from various countries ranging from paintings and photos to sculptures and pottery,.. a great opportunity to buy something unique. more »
"I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake" - Robert Louis Stevenson