About Tenerife

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. […]

Days out

Stargazing and tapas on Mount Teide

February 9, 2017 Jack 0

There are a couple of memorable ways to get stars in your eyes in Teide National Park. One of them is to go on a stargazing and tapas trip to Mount Teide. On a chilly […]

Days out

10 Scenes of Teide National Park

January 13, 2016 Jack 0

The mountain dominates Teide National Park. It dominates much of Tenerife, in fact it dominates the Canary Islands. The scene which brings people to a halt on islands like La Gomera and Gran Canaria is as likely to be Tenerife’s Mount Teide… […]

Sal, Cape Verde
Culture

Island Hopping, Tenerife to Cape Verde

November 26, 2015 Andy 1

Here, we often see reference to the islanders’ own perception of their identity as being much more closely aligned to their African neighbours than to their Spanish sovereigns but in reality, the connection is far more South American than African. Not so Cape Verde… […]