Who hasn’t gone to eat fresh fish to Los Abrigos yet ? If you haven’t been, you don’t know what you are missing and now you have no excuse because from May 17th to June 9th there is a culinary fest dedicated to oily fish in Granadilla, ideal for moving and trying it with wine from the area, fish like these wonderful mackerels are simply waiting for you.
Granadilla’s foodfest also includes the following programme of events and local festivities for everybody:
Canarian Traditions Day: May 26th from 10.00h to 16.00h
Tapas and wine fest: May 31st from 19.00h to 23.00h in Granadilla
Traditional “taifas” dance: June 1st from 20.00h
Granadillas Arts and crafts Fair : 8th-9th June from 12.00h to 20.00h
San Antonio de Padua Romeria: June 9th at 13.00h in Granadilla
In addition the following local markets will be opening as:
Hotel Las Madrigueras is not a boutique hotel, but it could be, nor an Adults Only Hotel either, but it is not a hotel for children, it is rather, an oasis of peace and tranquility for guests at its 60 beautiful rooms and suites.
Enjoy a hotel highly demanded hotel by golf amateurs and professionals from all over Europe . A colonial design with cared decoration to detail and where those who are staying get a highly professional service and the exclusive attention of a great 5 star Hotel in Tenerife South.
Staying at Las Madrigueras, is not like making an ordinary booking, it means to feel satisfied from the moment of your arrival being aware that your expectations will be completely met .
At Las Madrigueras, Arona Luxury Hotel, they perfectly know about the value and the quality of the hotel, same as guests , extremely demanding about expected luxury standards that at Hotel Las Madrigueras are found in a thousand details.
You may ask why this hotel has “Duende”.Because Jesús González, one of the best chefs in Tenerife, who for years has been in charge at EL DUENDE Restaurant in Puerto de la Cruz, is now in charge of Hotel Las Madrigueras a-la-carte restaurant , also opened for those not staying at the hotel.
So either to enjoy a stay in a unique hotel, or the cuisine of Jesús González, Las Madrigueras has to be in your charming Getaways list.
Tenerife is the universal capital of Barraquito. A tipe of coffee that has tones of loyal fans and , sorry for you, but you can’t get it at Starbucks. So, if you want a barraquito you have to come to Tenerife.
How do I prepare a barraquito?
Keep reading as we are sharing the recipe, but don’t forget, as with many other things, there are no two that would taste the same.
Coffee ( espresso is the best)
A bit of lemon peel without the white to avoid a bitter taste
Licor 43, or Tia María if you can’t find it.
In a small and short bube glass we pour the condensed milk
add the black coffee and Licor 43
we make milk foamy. At any café they’ll do it with the coffee machine.
Add the lemon peel
decor with some cinamon on top
So there you have a great Barraquito with diferent colours:
Let’s say this is the regular way to prepare and serve a barraquito, but in many places they make their own variety called ” Special House barraquito”, normaly by adding cream , spices, etc.
No matter what, if you come to Tenerife , try a Barraquito!
What a fortune to have a spring-like climate to enjoy pleasant walks in Santa Cruz!
Although we do not pay much attention, an avenue as “La Rambla”, with its flamboyant trees, Palm trees, or Indian laurels, with their large jars filled with flowers, becomes a route with sculptural pieces that well worth our attention.
To make it much easier every Tuesdays you can join a guided and free visit leaving at 11.00 h from the Plaza de la Paz, where absolutely everything you want to know about the sculptures that are found in Santa Cruz Rambla will be explained, among which you will find:
El Guerrero de Goslar by Henry Moore
Lorea by Ricardo Ugarte,
Islas by Jaume Plensa,
Ejecutores y Ejecutados by Xavier Corberó
Nivel by Joaquín Rubio
Untittled by Feliciano Hernández
On the route also will be offered information about Garcia Sanabria Park and buildings as the bullring, as well as many other interesting well by their architecture well by their history.
An entertaining and instructive, fabulous excursion to discover the cultural heritage offered by Santa Cruz de Tenerife and at zero cost.
So, this time there is no excuse to miss this special activity.
You can get more information about the sculptural path by the Rambla de Santa Cruz in the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This is not all. There are three more FREE walks with guide you may want to join as well:
Discover the cities through the most emblematic buildings is a real pleasure, if you like the cultural shows, also architecture and history are of interesting for you; The capital of Tenerife invites you to visit the first theatre of the Canary Islands, Teatro Guimerá, in the heart of the city with a series of completely free, and guided visits in two languages:
what days the Teatro Guimerá guided routes?
March: 2 and 16
April: 6 and 20
May: 4 and 18
July: Every wednesday
Two visits are made the appointed days at:
If you need more information please contact the organizers at:
phone: 922 28 0711
You may also be interested in the following Free guided walks in Santa Cruz: