La Laguna, Tenerife
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The A to Z of Tenerife Part 2, N to Z

May 14, 2020 Jack 0

In our A to Z of Tenerife Part 1 we included a diverse range of things we like and find interesting about Tenerife, from a leper village to its colourful, and sometimes spicy, sauces. Part 2, N to Z includes a famous English admiral, an other-worldly flower, and the Canarian gastronomic speciality that everyone loves. […]

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Tenerife mistakes and misconceptions

November 27, 2019 Jack 0

I signed up to Tripadvisor in 2007 for one reason and one reason only. Its Tenerife forum was rife with misinformation. The biggest culprit was connected to the weather. When people asked about the difference […]

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Driving from the south to the north of Tenerife

August 7, 2019 Jack 5

There are a number of ways to get from south to north or vice versa. But in this instance I’ll stick to the two quickest routes to get from Tenerife South Airport to Puerto de la Cruz; heading east via La Laguna and heading west via Santiago del Teide. […]

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Why people write about Tenerife

June 10, 2018 Jack 0

A short time after moving to Tenerife in 2003, a case of mistaken identity indirectly led to us being commissioned to write for a local magazine. Some people mistook me for the Irish Ambassador to Tenerife at a wine awards ceremony […]