About Tenerife

There is not a carnival on Tenerife

February 9, 2020 Jack 0

At this time of year there are articles galore about carnival on Tenerife and many either get something wrong, or don’t paint quite the full picture of what carnival means on the island. […]

About Tenerife

Tenerife mistakes and misconceptions

November 27, 2019 Jack 0

I signed up to Tripadvisor in 2007 for one reason and one reason only. Its Tenerife forum was rife with misinformation. The biggest culprit was connected to the weather. When people asked about the difference […]

Food & Drink

Gastronomic specialities in different parts of Tenerife

May 22, 2019 Jack 0

A while ago we ate in a restaurant which had one of those map place mats. It wasn’t the typical Tenerife map you find in quite a few trad and casual restaurants, it was more interesting in that it highlighted areas by their gastronomic specialities in jaunty, cartoon fashion. […]

Hotels

Picking at the good and bad of hotel buffets on Tenerife

January 21, 2019 Jack 5

We’ve lost count of the number of hotel buffets we’ve tried on Tenerife. The okay ones melt into one inoffensive blur, difficult to distinguish one from another. However, the really good ones stand out… as do ones which had me struggling to choose anything which looked remotely appetising. […]

About Tenerife

Comparing questions about Tenerife on Tripadvisor

November 5, 2018 Jack 2

Every so often we like taking a look at Tenerife’s Tripadvisor forum to compare the answers given to some questions we find interesting (ones that aren’t just standard resort queries) with the answers we would give. […]