About Tenerife

What is there to do in the real Tenerife?

July 25, 2017 Jack 0

We recently spent a few days at a family get together in Albufeira in the Algarve. There was a lot of alcohol consumed and many hours of laughing notched up. The extreme temperatures were such […]

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Discovering markets on Tenerife

July 24, 2017 Jack 0

“Is there a market near to…(insert location of choice) on Tenerife?” is a question we see asked a lot online. The answer isn’t as simple as a ‘yes’ or ‘no’. Before any answer can be given, there’s another question to be asked. […]

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Scenes of summer on Tenerife

July 19, 2017 Jack 0

Over the last two summers we have really come to understand why Spanish mainlanders escape Iberia for the Canary Islands. There’s a reason the Canaries are referred to as having the perfect climate. […]

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Costa confusion over Tenerife resort names

July 4, 2017 Jack 1

There’s an old Diana Ross song which begins with the line “Do you know where you’re going to?” It’s a question which could apply to some people as they step off their planes at Tenerife South Airport. […]

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What is bruma in Tenerife and the Canary Islands?

June 13, 2017 Jack 0

It was our friend Jo who first mentioned the word ‘bruma’ to us, long before we moved to Tenerife. We were visiting her on La Gomera, sitting on her terrace on the edge of the Garajonay National Park in the sun, drinking beer and marvelling at views… […]