About Tenerife

Eating in an Authentic Guachinche

August 7, 2014 Jack 5

Whilst guachinches come in all shapes and sizes, if the one you’re in looks like a restaurant and has a menu, the chances are it is a restaurant, not a guachinche. […]

Fiestas

Goats, Goats Everywhere at San Antonio Abad 2012

January 30, 2012 Andy 2

Attending the ganadera (a cross between an agricultural show and an animal pilgrimage) at La Matanza in the hills above Puerto de la Cruz on Tenerife’s northern coast has been an annual outing for the past five years. […]

About Tenerife

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. […]