Archive for Town and City Walks

Town and Country in Tegueste

Town and Country in Tegueste

August 31, 2015 No Comments

We like Tegueste a lot. It’s a pleasant northern town with a great market, some historic areas and fabulous fiestas. The council had recently announced three themed walking…

Views, Food and Miracles on a City Walk in La Laguna

Views, Food and Miracles on a City Walk in La Laguna

January 21, 2015 No Comments

Given that the Knights Templar were denounced by the Catholic Church in the 14th century, it’s a mystery as to why the tombs are in the floor of a 16th century Dominican church. And it’s not the only mystery La Laguna holds…

Guide to a Walking Tour of Puerto de la Cruz

Guide to a Walking Tour of Puerto de la Cruz

December 14, 2011 No Comments

The cradle of Spanish tourism, Puerto de la Cruz in the north of Tenerife has been hosting refugees from Northern Europe’s winter bite since Marianne North set up her easel, took out her paints and said “I scarcely ever went out without finding some new wonder to paint…”

Walking Tenerife’s First Town & City Guide, Santa Cruz the Friendly City