About Tenerife

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… […]

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Scenes of winter on Tenerife

May 8, 2017 Jack 0

Rather than write another boring post about the reality of the weather across Tenerife I thought I’d just show you what walking on Tenerife has been like this winter. […]

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Easter on Tenerife

April 4, 2017 Jack 0

Forget fluffy bunnies, apart from those in a salmorejo sauce, or Easter egg hunts. Easter on Tenerife is still all about a decent man being paraded through the streets before being nailed to a cross. […]

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Exploring Tenerife’s quiet coastline

March 27, 2017 madmin 0

Considering the great majority of people who visit Tenerife do so to spend (hot) chill out time on its coast you’d be forgiven for thinking there might not be a lot of quiet coastline left […]

Guidebooks

The Real Tenerife – Insider Guidebook

March 24, 2017 madmin 2

  Much more than just a tourist guide, The Real Tenerife gives you the authors’ insider view of their adopted home, including a guide to all main towns and villages; culture; hotel and restaurant recommendations […]