Ocean view from Garachico, Tenerife, Spain
Ocean view from Garachico

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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El Patio Restaurant

Local Tip The first time you dine here have the Tasting Menu. When you go the second time - as you surely will(!) - go A La Carte by choosing your favourites from the Tasting Menu

Local Tip

Tenerife Boat Charter

Local Tip Why not skip the organised excursions and charter your own luxury boat. If there are at least 8 or 9 of you it can work out at less than €45 per person!

Local Tip

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Laika Fatien Quartet : Billie Holiday Tribute

Laika Fatien Quartet : Billie Holiday Tribute

26 Apr

Enjoy the dark, silky tones of French born Laika Fatien in her tribute to Bille Holiday... smoking man! Tickets just €20. click on the website(right) more »

Swan Lake by the Moscow Ballet

Swan Lake by the Moscow Ballet

27 Apr

Tchaikovsky's ever popular and emotionally stirring ballet Swan Lake, as performed by the Moscow Ballet, returns to Tenerife's shores in April. Tickets costs just €35 or €20 for groups of 12 or more available from the Cultural Centre cafeteria. We use the word 'just' because the Moscow Ballet is world famous and to have them perform on... more »

Red Mountain Jazz Festival

Red Mountain Jazz Festival

12 May - 18 May

It's cool, it's hip and it's in one of our favourite towns, it's the inaugural Red Mountain Jazz Festival in El Medano... oh yes! You don't have to be a jazz aficionado to enjoy this genre which will also mix in some soul and blues: a winning combination we think. Click on the website(right) for full details more »

Art & Craft Fair in Adeje

Art & Craft Fair in Adeje

17 May - 18 May

The 14th annual Feria de Artesanía sees Tenerife's craftsmen (and women) display their skills, and wares, in the old town of Adeje above Tenerife's southern resorts. The popular fair is a great place to pick up some goodies and possibly even some early Christmas presents (for anyone who is really organised). It's a fun couple of days out and... more »

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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 »

Virtual Tours

Acanto

There are dozens of beachside bars in Costa Adeje, but none quite as classy as Acanto Cocktail & Lounge Bar located next to the cute and quirky shopping centre El Mirador on Playa del Duque beach. more »

Tenerife Photos

Playa las Americas beach, Tenerife

Playa las Americas beach, Tenerife

La Laguna, Tenerife

La Laguna, Tenerife

Sunset at the Hotel Las Madrigueras

Sunset at the Hotel Las Madrigueras

Bird of paradise - Strelizia

Bird of paradise - Strelizia

Garachico

Garachico

Snow on Teide, Tenerife

Snow on Teide, Tenerife

Orca Whales at Loro Parque, Puerto de la Cruz

Orca Whales at Loro Parque, Puerto de la Cruz

Cottage in Masca, Tenerife

Cottage in Masca, Tenerife

Los Cristianos beach and harbour

Los Cristianos beach and harbour

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