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The Most Popular One-Day Excursions in Tenerife for Canary Island Cruisers

El Teide National Park

  If you’re lucky enough to be taking a cruise around the Canary Islands, there are lots of sights to see and activities to get involved in, whether you’re looking for family fun or unique experiences. From whale and dolphin spotting, to exploring centuries old pyramids there’s a lot more …

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Tenerife For Free: 5 Things to Do That Won’t Cost You Anything

FREE

  Although when you go on holidays it seems like everything costs money but it doesn’t always have to be that way in Tenerife. There are a growing number of free activities and ways to explore the island on a very small budget that can help you keep on top …

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Walk the walk – Masca

  There must be nothing worse than to get old and say you regret not having done something. That is how I felt as I reached my 65th birthday and after hearing such wonderful stories of walking down the Masca Gorge I thought, I can do that! Well I have …

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Hidden Jewels of Tenerife

  The olive skinned man sitting with me puts down his glass of wine and gestures towards the ocean just a few yards away where huge foam crested waves break against a jagged row of rocks.   He is the owner of the place we are now sitting, Casa Africa, …

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A Winter Wonderland in Tenerife

  If you’re looking for a different kind of winter wonderland this year then Tenerife has a huge amount to offer. Whilst snowfalls and sleigh bells might be traditional winter fare, they also mean dark days, damp, slippery roads and unforgiving temperatures, which can all bring a rather unfestive feel …

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El Médano – A Wind Surfer’s Paradise

  Situated near Tenerife’s largest natural beaches, the small picturesque town of El Médano is an enchanted spot for day trippers, beach goers and water-sport devotees alike. Noted for its unassuming beauty, bohemian charm and wind as hearty as the town’s nightlife, El Médano is considered one of the best …

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Tenerife – The Island of Fireworks

  There are so many locations around the world that are associated with spectacular fireworks displays, London, Sydney and New York all spring to mind when we think of fireworks. Somewhere you probably didn’t think of however is Tenerife. The largest island in the Canaries, Tenerife doesn’t just celebrate the …

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The Primeval Beauty of North Tenerife

El Teide

  The Christmas season is almost upon us but we also know that ‘tis the season to be chilly. Rather than follow the herd of sun starved holiday makers to the resorts in the south of the island of Tenerife, why not try the north for something different. The weather …

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The A-Z of Tenerife

A - Z of Tenerife

  A – Aqualand in Costa Adeje isn’t just an average water park, sealife shows make this a great place for people who don’t like plummeting several hundred feet on a thin strip of plastic! B- British Community a significant and substantial part of Tenerife’s population, 4,500 Brits live on …

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Masca – What A Road!

Masca Walk

  Masca is like a cross between Shangri-La and The Lost World, and after the fabulous Teide Park it is Tenerife’s second most popular destination. The village of Masca and the surrounding area was one of the last refuges of the indigenous inhabitants here, the Guanche, who lived in the …

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