Santa Cruz
Special Feature

Escape to the Sun on a Weekend Break in Santa Cruz

February 11, 2018 Andy 0

While Northern Europe chatters its teeth in the grip of an icy February, the Tenerife capital basks in a very pleasant average of 18°C (64°F) in the shade with a default setting of sunshine. What are you waiting for? […]

Culture

Tenerife Town & City Guides

January 3, 2018 Andy 15

We decided to write a guide so that others didn’t do what we had done, waste inordinate hours wandering the less interesting parts of the town hoping to discover something good along the way… […]

Culture

Sun and sea but not sangria on Tenerife

March 27, 2017 madmin 0

“Soy canario, no soy español.” “I’m Canarian, I’m not Spanish.” It’s something we’ve been proudly told countless times over the years in the Canary Islands. When the person saying it has referred to me as […]

Gardens

The Gardens of Puerto de la Cruz

February 10, 2016 Andy 0

Since tourism began here in 1866, Puerto de la Cruz, on the North West coast of Tenerife, has offered unrivalled displays of sub-tropical flora and foliage… […]

Restaurant Review

Restaurants in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife

February 10, 2016 Andy 1

Puerto de la Cruz punches way above its weight and has somewhere in the region of 300 restaurants from which to choose. In our biased opinion, it’s the best resort on Tenerife for eating out… […]

Sunset from Mount Teide
News

The British Guild of Travel Writers on Tenerife

January 27, 2016 Andy 5

Whatever the monetary value of the publicity this BGTW trip will bring in return for the investment made, 86 hugely influential individuals left this island yesterday with images that stretch far beyond sun, sea and sangria… […]