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February Walking in the Anaga Mountains

February Walking in the Anaga Mountains

February 14, 2017 No Comments

It’s a long way to the Anaga Mountains. Last week we collected our walking companion at 9:30am and set off to Afur to re-walk our Hamlets & Hillsides route. Although it’s only around 50km as the crow flies and we were beyond commute hours, it still took us the best part of an hour and […]

Six of the Best Tenerife Walks That Are Easy to Access

Six of the Best Tenerife Walks That Are Easy to Access

February 1, 2017 No Comments

Since the beginning of the year, we’ve been re-walking many of the routes in our Walk This Way Tenerife guide to make sure they’re still accurate and up to date. We’ve been taking a friend along with us, someone who loves to walk and loves the island but who doesn’t drive. Heading up to La […]

Going the wrong way on walking routes on Tenerife

Going the wrong way on walking routes on Tenerife

January 24, 2017 No Comments

Have you noticed on walking routes here on Tenerife, or anywhere for that matter, that most walkers travel in the same direction?

Checking Out Walking Routes in La Orotava

Checking Out Walking Routes in La Orotava

January 16, 2017 No Comments

“After 100m turn left up the steps signposted Camino de los Guanches and Llanos de Chimiche on the PRTF-35”, I read aloud. We were standing at the foot of the steps and there was no signpost at all, let alone one that pointed us towards the Camino de los Guanches. Still in the actual car […]

Is Tenerife a suitable winter walking destination?

Is Tenerife a suitable winter walking destination?

January 9, 2017 No Comments

Writing a post about whether Tenerife is a suitable winter walking destination at the start of January might seem as though I’ve been a bit slow off the blocks.

Walking with water on Tenerife

Walking with water on Tenerife

December 7, 2016 No Comments

On Tenerife, for the most part, reservoirs look like reservoirs. Some, like those hidden in volcanic cones, are quite interesting.

Easy Walking on Tenerife

Easy Walking on Tenerife

November 29, 2016 No Comments

The nature of our work often entails us doing reasonably challenging hiking. We’re not what we would call ‘hardcore hikers’, that is to say, we enjoy a challenge and finishing the day with our legs knowing we’ve done a walk, but we’re not inclined to regularly scale mountains, use ropes and crampons to negotiate sheer […]

Taking a peek at our walking routes in Teide National Park

Taking a peek at our walking routes in Teide National Park

October 31, 2016 No Comments

Teide National Park isn’t just about the third largest volcano in the world,. The crater which partly surrounds Teide’s bulk is 17km in circumference, its innards an explosive legacy of volcanic spewing…

From pine forests to volcanic plains, the best Tenerife walking

From pine forests to volcanic plains, the best Tenerife walking

October 12, 2016 No Comments

Although gaining in popularity and reputation all the time as an excellent walking destination, Tenerife’s multi-personalities are still dominated by its fun in the sun reputation…

Taking a peek at our walking routes in Anaga on Tenerife

Taking a peek at our walking routes in Anaga on Tenerife

August 17, 2016 No Comments

Whenever any friends who are into hiking visit us for the first time we always take them to Anaga for a guaranteed spectacular introduction to walking on Tenerife.

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