Puerto de la Cruz

Puerto de la Cruz

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Puerto de la Cruz is located on the north coast of Tenerife and is the main tourist centre of the island.

Playa la Arena

Playa la Arena

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Playa la Arena is today one of three separate resorts (Los Gigantes, Puerto Santiago and Playa la Arena) that have merged into one. Playa la Arena is the most modern of the three and has a beautiful long stretch of blue Flag standard black sand beaches.

Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas

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Playa de las Americas is Tenerife’s busiest tourist playground, a purpose-built hedonistic haven for holidaymakers of all ages who come here for fun in the sun.

Los Cristianos

Los Cristianos

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The popular resort of Los Cristianos lies in a sheltered bay in the south-west corner of the island of Tenerife, merging into the more glitzy purpose-built resort of Playa de las Americas.

Golf del Sur

Golf del Sur

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Situated on the south coast of Tenerife and very close to the Reina Sofia airport, Golf del Sur as its name suggests, is primarily a golfing resort. There are numerous world-class courses on offer, but this should not put off the non-golfer, as there are other activities besides testing your swing.

Haria beach holidays

Haria beach holidays

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Haria is the most northern of Lanzarotes seven municipalities.  It can thank the Sahara Desert and strong winds for what some regard as Lanzarote finest beaches. The entire coastline is known as Malpaís de la Corona (“badlands”) and is strewn with white and golden sand which mingles intimately with volcanic magma forming small sheltered bays […]

Teguise beach holidays

Teguise beach holidays

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Teguise is one of the largest and most popular of Lanzarotes seven municipalities.  It includes Famara (in the north) and Costa Teguise, (in the south).  If your mathematical formula for fun on the beach is “Water=Waves”, then you should be heading for the northern coastline that takes in Famara (and neighbouring La Santa. Famara beach, […]

Timanfaya National Park

Timanfaya National Park

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The Montañas del Fuego (Fire Mountains), to give them there proper name were created in the 1730’s when more than 100 volcanos in what is now the National Park, rose up to devastate the southern part of the island. Eruptions lasted for six years and several villages were completely destroyed. The last eruption on the […]

Arrecife holidays

Arrecife holidays

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Arrecife is the smallest of the islands seven municipalities and house the islands new capital (having taken over the mantel from Teguise at the end of the 18th century).  Like neighbouring San Bartholme, there are relatively few beaches in this area, although the two that follow are well a visit.

Lanzarote cycling holidays

Lanzarote cycling holidays

September 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Lanzarote is a superb destination for a cycling holiday. Home to what is regarded as the toughest Ironman Triathlon in the world, the island offers year-round training in the perfect climate and some of the toughest climbs and routes you will find. Many of the world´s top professional cyclists and triathletes come to the island […]

Lanzarote Guinate Tropical Park

Lanzarote Guinate Tropical Park

September 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The Parque Tropical is open every day of the year including bank holidays from 10:00 to 17:00 hours.  Admission is 14 Euros per adult and 5 Euros per child and I’d recommend allowing a half day to go around the Park, although some visitors have been know to spend the whole day there.

Lanzarote beaches

Lanzarote beaches

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Lanzarote offers a wide variety of beaches including white and black sand, placid and ruffled waters and these are, as you would expect distributed along the entire coast of the island. 

Costa Teguise Aqua Park, Lanzarote

Costa Teguise Aqua Park, Lanzarote

September 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Located next to the Golf course in Costa Teguise, you will find Lanzarote’s one and only Aqua Park, which is open every day from 10.00 to 18:00.  Most hotels offer excursions to the Aquapark (with Ticket prices  including coach transfers).  If you are staying in a private villa and have hired a car, it’s relatively […]

Top things to do in Tenerife

Top things to do in Tenerife

September 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

If you are searching for Tenerife’s top activities – look no further.

Majorca: here comes the sun

Majorca: here comes the sun

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Why Choose Majorca? First, Majorca offers beautiful sandy beaches

Sailing holidays in Ibiza and Formentera

September 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

When you are having your sailing vacation in Ibiza and Formentera, you will be filled with happiness and thrill. The two places bring different types of adventure and excitement to its visitors. For instance, the island of Ibiza is famous for its summer beach parties. During the summer season, Ibiza’s resto bars and nightclubs are […]

Flora and fauna in Tenerife

Flora and fauna in Tenerife

September 19, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Macaronesia is the name given to the groups of Islands which scatter across the centre of the Atlantic. One such group is the Canary Islands which boasts the greatest variety of flora. Throughout the Canaries there is a mixture of endemic and cultivated plants, tropical and sub-tropical.

Tenerife travel guide

Tenerife travel guide

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Tenerife is the largest of the seven Spanish Canary Islands.  The island is an extremely popular tourist destination partly because of its year round high temperatures and sunny weather.  Tenerife has it all from stunning beaches, historical buildings and small fishing bays to impressive volcanoes and a perfect climate.

Buying a property in Tenerife

Buying a property in Tenerife

September 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

What’s with the Tenerife property that makes the Europeans crave for it? Certainly, the wonderful climate in the place is probably the biggest reason for buying one. The therapeutic ambiance that surrounds the place attracts more and more people to go there.

S’illot

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S’illot is on the east coat of Mallorca and combines the larger resort town of Sa Coma and the smaller town of Cala Moreya. Cala Moreya is separated from Sa Coma by a fresh water lagoon and is within easy walking distance. Originally a fishing village, the Cala Moreya fishermen still pull in their boats […]

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