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Tenerife

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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Tasca El Callejon

Local Tip Tasca El Callejon is also famed for its fabulous Gin & Tonics!

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El Faro

Local Tip Don't miss the hourly 'dancing' fountain show in the Safari Centre plaza nearby - an aquatic sound and light spectacle.

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Starmus Festival 2014

Starmus Festival 2014

22 Sep - 28 Sep

After the success of the first Starmus Festival in 2011 the festival is back... bigger and bolder than ever! With a Star-party in Teide national park, a trip to Roque de Los Muchachos on La Palma, exhibitions of astrophotography and space art. Like 2011 there will be astronauts a-plenty. In fact, there are three 'moon walkers' (not Michael... more »

Sonic Universe at the Magma Centre

Sonic Universe at the Magma Centre

26 Sep

Part of the Starmus Festival featured in our events page Sonic Universe are principally made up of Rick Wakeman (lengendary YES keyboard player) and Brian May who needs no introduction! For people attending the week long 'Stargazers Festival' entrance is included in the package but there are likely to be tickets on sale to the general public... more »

Third Tricontinental Craft Fair

Third Tricontinental Craft Fair

27 Sep - 5 Oct

With a total of 132 stands featuring artisans from Latin America, Africa and Europe this promises to be the biggest market in Tenerife for the third year running. But it goes beyond just being a 'market', spread over a week there will be musical performances, a themed film festival, exhibitions, workshops and special dinners. Click on the... more »

Teide Xtreme 2014

Teide Xtreme 2014

4 Oct - 5 Oct

The 'strap line' for this triathlon is 'Beat the Demon' and whilst it's open to anybody, being 'enthusiastic' won't be good enough... take our word on this! The three disciplines are a 1.9km swim, 90km of cycling and a 21km run over a two day period. The opening day consists of a swim just off Vista Beach which is always a spectacular affair... more »

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El Faro

The English translation for El Faro in Las Americas is 'The Lighthouse' and there is no doubt that it is a leading light in the Tenerife restaurant scene! more »

Virtual Tours

La Nonna Restaurant

Since opening in 2008, La Nonna has established itself as one of the best restaurants in Tenerife, specialising in a fusion of Mediterranean tastes, including Italian, French, Spanish and Greek. more »

Tenerife Photos

Playa las Americas beach, Tenerife

Playa las Americas beach, Tenerife

Maritime Watersports in Playa de las Americas

Maritime Watersports in Playa de las Americas

Fishing boats off Las Teresitas, Tenerife

Fishing boats off Las Teresitas, Tenerife

Las Teresitas beach, Tenerife

Las Teresitas beach, Tenerife

WIndsurfing, Tenerife

WIndsurfing, Tenerife

Tenerife's whales and dolphins

Tenerife's whales and dolphins

Sailing in Tenerife

Sailing in Tenerife

Sunset at the Hotel Las Madrigueras

Sunset at the Hotel Las Madrigueras

Poolside at the fabulous Hotel Las Madrigueras

Poolside at the fabulous Hotel Las Madrigueras

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