The Woody Woodpecker Show, Birds on Tenerife

May 31, 2010 Jack 0

When we camped in the forest above Vilaflor, we noticed that there was almost a complete absence of birds. I’ve noticed this in the past when walking in the forest around La Caldera in La Orotava as well […] […]

Flora & Fauna

Tenerife Lizards

May 31, 2010 Andy 1

Wherever you walk on Tenerife it’s a fairly safe bet that you’ll be accompanied by lizards scuttling around in the undergrowth and playing ‘chicken’ across the path in front of you. […]

Featured Walks

Tenerife View of the Week, Montaña Tejina

May 30, 2010 Jack 0

The Tenerife view of the week comes from the summit of Montaña Tejina way above the south west coast. From this point it’s possible to see all the way along the coast from Costa Adeje to Playa de la Arena […] […]

Teide National Park

Walking in the Mount Teide Crater

May 30, 2010 Jack 2

With the stunning tajinaste flower in bloom, May and June are the perfect months for getting away from the crowds and exploring Teide National Park on foot. […]


New Island Walks Route Coming Soon

May 30, 2010 Jack 0

Hidden valleys, abandoned hamlets, quaint villages and prehistoric ravines – the next Real Tenerife Island Walks area is currently in development and will be available to buy from this site soon.


Walking Gear, If the Cap Fits…

May 30, 2010 Andy 0

I love hats. All my life I’ve wanted to own and wear hats and have spent countless hours in front of shop mirrors trying berets, caps, trilbys, cowboy hats, top hats and beanies. But the […]

Walking Tips

Tenerife Walking Maps

May 30, 2010 Andy 6

Apart from the little tent to show there was a camping area at La Caldera, there weren’t any paths shown through the woods; the scale was far too small. As a walking guide it was useless. A one way ticket to ‘getting lostville’[…] […]

Featured Walks

Tenerife Coastal Walks

May 30, 2010 Andy 1

Walking on Tenerife you don’t need to head inland to find great walks with views which will have your camera in a clicking frenzy […] […]