Post Tagged with: "stargazing"

Miscellanium, Teide

Stargazing on holiday?

Stargazing on holiday?

Normally we associate a holiday with rest and relaxation at the beach or pool but Tenerife has much more to offer. My friend Mary had the fantastic idea of ​​going to see a romantic sunset from one of the most unique places on the planet: Teide, the highest peak in […]

by × 21 octubre, 2015 × 0 comments

News, Teide

Dark skies at night – astronomers’ delight in Tenerife!

Dark skies at night – astronomers’ delight in Tenerife!

Tenerife enhances its “astro-tourism” with eight new telescopes at Teide Observatory Tenerife has boosted its position as one of the best locations on the planet for stargazing, with the introduction of eight new telescopes at the world-famous Teide Observatory. Introduced last month, the new telescopes will appeal to “astro-tourists” and […]

by × 22 julio, 2015 × 0 comments

Culture, Nature, News, Teide

Starry, starry night

Starry, starry night

Last week Tenerife hosted the European representatives of the new EU Sky Route project, whose main objective is to create different astro-tourism routes in the member countries. Taking part in this project, funded by the European Commission, and granted by the Directorate General for Enterprise and Industry of the Commission, […]

by × 5 febrero, 2014 × 2 comments