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Why Tenerife is a top hiking destination

February 25, 2020 Jack 0

There are numerous facets which combine to create the most satisfying walking routes, not all are to do with simply wandering along wonderfully scenic paths. There are additional factors, and Tenerife scores highly on many of these. […]

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Long distance walking routes on Tenerife

January 30, 2020 Jack 0

You don’t need ready-made long distance trails if you want to walk for a number of days in a row, following a trail which takes you from where you want to start from to where you want to end. Tenerife is a big enough island to have any number of possibilities for long distance paths. […]

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Ten of the best hikes on Tenerife

January 6, 2020 Jack 2

It occurred to me that, apart from in an appendix in our Walk this Way Tenerife hiking guidebook, we’ve never actually listed what we consider to be the best hikes on Tenerife on this website. […]

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The best festive season walks on Tenerife

December 18, 2019 Jack 0

All the walks we’ve referenced in the past have been ones which were easy for us to get to from the north, so not much use to anyone staying in other areas of Tenerife. To rectify this, here are some suggestions for festive season walking routes around the island. […]

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Nature routes on Tenerife for wheelchair users

May 16, 2019 Jack 0

The path, now completed, turned out to be one of Tenerife’s wheelchair friendly ones, designed to make areas that would otherwise be almost impossible to reach accessible to people with mobility difficulties. […]

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Six of our favourite rural watering holes on Tenerife

January 15, 2019 Jack 0

When we select walking routes to include in our guides we like them to possess certain ingredients. Ingredients which we want from a walk, the sort of things which elevate them to be more than just a nice walk with lovely views. One of these ingredients is, whenever it’s possible, that there’s somewhere amiable nearby to enjoy a post-walk beer. […]

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Start the New Year with easy walking on Tenerife

January 3, 2019 Jack 0

Over the years we categorised our favourite routes so that when friends of varying walking capabilities visited we could pick out routes to suit, often these would be the ones which also worked for getting fitness levels back up post festive season i.e. relatively easy Tenerife routes of under 10km. […]

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Seven links to the past to see walking on Tenerife

December 2, 2018 Jack 0

The mention of Anaga’s terraces got me thinking about other links to the past which we’ve become so used to seeing that we barely register them. There are many remnants of the past to be found in the Tenerife countryside, here are six more. […]

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Why Masca Barranco had to be closed

March 12, 2018 Jack 25

The straw which broke the camel’s back was a group of walkers who, despite an orange level weather alert for heavy rain and strong winds, still decided to tackle the Masca Barranco. […]