Articles by: Karen Blanchard

Beach, Concerts, Culture, Festival, Miscellanium

The Magic of Carnival

The Magic of Carnival

February fills Tenerife with colour and joy especially the capital Santa Cruz   Think of February and you always think of a cold, sombre month but that image has nothing to do with February in Tenerife, where, as well as enjoying spring temperatures, they celebrate one of the funniest parties […]

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Beach, Hotels, Miscellanium

Tenerife for the perfect family holiday

Tenerife for the perfect family holiday

The island is an ideal  for young and old When a family is looking for a holiday spot where everyone can have a great time, many automatically think of Tenerife. Why? The island is a close, accessible destination with an annual average temperature of 22 degrees centigrade and above all, […]

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Miscellanium, News

Routes Africa 2016 to be held in Tenerife

Routes Africa 2016 to be held in Tenerife

One of the world’s most important connectivity meetings 26-28 June 2016 Routes Africa, the only route development forum for the African region, will be hosted by the Tenerife Tourism Corporation with the support of the Canary Islands Government this summer from 26-28 June 2016. Tenerife has been selected because of […]

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Festival, Hiking, Miscellanium, Nature, News, Outdoors

Get your boots on for Tenerife Walking Festival!

Get your boots on for Tenerife Walking Festival!

The island is hosting one of Europe’s most important hiking events: March 29 to April 2, 2016 The second edition of Tenerife Walking Festival (TWF 2016) is just around the corner. One of the most important hiking events in Europe and attracting more than a hundred participants from across the […]

by × 8 March, 2016 × 0 comments

News, Teide

Cabildo bus shuttle to Teide

Cabildo bus shuttle to Teide

Free bus service to the Teide National Park this weekend For safety reasons, access by car is only one way – up through Chío and down via Boca Tauce and Vilaflor from 08.00 am to 18.00 on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 February  This weekend the Cabildo has activated Operation […]

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Miscellanium, Nature, News, Teide

Snow white Teide

Snow white Teide

A webcam shows the island’s snow covered peaks while visitors enjoy sun and beach at the coast Snow has fallen like never before in Tenerife. This weekend, the sun rose on Mount Teide completely covered in white, offering a spectacular picture postcard view of the National Park and the island’s […]

by × 24 February, 2016 × 0 comments

Gastronomy

Five Michelin stars sparkle in Tenerife cusine

Five Michelin stars sparkle in Tenerife cusine

The island’s gastronomy is one of its big attractions for tourists The 2016 edition of the prestigious Michelin Guide has once more acknowledged the extraordinary quality of Tenerife cuisine, by giving five stars to restaurants on the island. The latest in joining the list is El Rincón de Juan Carlos, […]

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Miscellanium

Expedia captures the magic of Tenerife

Expedia captures the magic of Tenerife

Turismo de Tenerife recently assisted Expedia, one of the world’s largest travel companies, to photograph some of the island’s most spectacular destinations. The images and stories captured during the 5 day shoot, are now being shared on Expedia sites including the U.S, Canada and France and have been translated into more […]

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