Banana workers on Tenerife
About Tenerife

A Tribute to the Banana Workers of Tenerife

February 3, 2014 Andy 5

When you live on Tenerife, the sight of banana plants becomes something you take for granted and you quickly forget that, to many people, seeing bananas growing by the side of the road is an exotic novelty and a fascination. […]

Tapas from Sirimiri, Puerto de la Cruz
Food & Drink

Puerto de la Cruz Ruta de Tapas

January 22, 2014 Andy 6

Late yesterday afternoon we gave ourselves an early work finish and headed down into town to check out what was on offer in the Puerto de la Cruz Ruta de Tapa… […]

Food & Drink

The Price of Tenerife Wine

January 17, 2014 Andy 3

‘Canary’ wine has enjoyed something of a renaissance over the last 15 years and today has found its way onto the prize winners’ platforms of international awards and onto the tables of wine connoisseurs worldwide. […]

About Tenerife

Lighting Fires in Winter on Tenerife

January 16, 2014 Jack 5

Since we returned from a festive visit to Britain we’ve been lighting a fire in the house most nights. Lighting a fire? But this is Tenerife where it’s warm… […]