Tapas from Sirimiri, Puerto de la Cruz
Food & Drink

Puerto de la Cruz Ruta de Tapas

January 22, 2014 Andy 6

Late yesterday afternoon we gave ourselves an early work finish and headed down into town to check out what was on offer in the Puerto de la Cruz Ruta de Tapa… […]

Chef Yolanda León Garcia, Hotel Mencey, Santa Cruz, Tenerife
Food & Drink

Dinner With Michelin Star Chef Yolanda León

November 13, 2013 Andy 3

The invitation says eight o’clock, so why are we alone, surrounded by empty tables set for dinner and staring at a pristine, show cooking kitchen? As we check the invitation for the fourth time in […]

About Tenerife

A Secret in a Tenerife Church

October 3, 2013 Jack 5

It was a Dan Brown moment. Why was there the crypt of a pirate in a church in La Laguna, a UNESCO World Heritage Site? There must be a story. […]

Taganana
Days out

Taganana

March 20, 2013 Andy 0

Taganana is one of Tenerife’s true hidden delights and taking an hour or so out to enjoy a coffee or a traditional Canarian lunch in the presence of all that simple beauty is a tonic for the soul. […]

Mount Teide, Tenerife
Beaches

The Week Big Brother Came to The Real Tenerife

January 2, 2013 Andy 3

When we decided to buy my big brother, John, a plane ticket to Tenerife for his birthday this year, it was with some trepidation that we ever thought we would actually see him at the arrivals hall of Tenerife South airport […]