About Tenerife

Goats on Tenerife are Show-offs

October 26, 2011 Jack 0

Why would you want to put yourself in a position like this? I don’t care if you are known for being super sure-footed, there is just nothing to be gained from standing like that. […]

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The Berbers & the Guanches on Tenerife

October 5, 2011 Jack 0

The sun didn’t so much as gently kiss my face as ravage it like an over zealous lover and my thigh muscles were bitching at me for neglecting them for weeks before masochistically subjecting them to… […]

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Eating in Tenerife, Going Native in a Guachinche

August 25, 2011 Jack 8

Guachinches are rough ‘n’ ready makeshift restaurants that are often set up in someone’s garage, but they can pretty much turn up anywhere – in the middle of banana plantations, in someone’s courtyard, in gardens. […]

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Ten Fascinating Facts About Tenerife’s History

August 16, 2011 Jack 2

Much of Tenerife’s history is the stuff of adventure stories – legends, pirates, epic battles between primitives and a European army, adventurers, sea battles, eruptions, plagues, floods, hurricanes, beautiful princesses, gallant soldiers, explorers, Nelson, Drake, love, betrayal and bravery. […]