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Everything You Need to Know About Self Guided Walking on Tenerife
Christmas Gift Ideas for Walkers

Christmas Gift Ideas for Walkers

December 2, 2015 No Comments

As the annual festive consumerism approaches, I thought it might be useful to give an idea of the sorts of things that would make great Christmas presents for anyone you know who’s planning on coming to Tenerife to enjoy some walking in 2016…

Finding the Right Hiking Boots for Walking in the Canary Islands
These Boots Were Made for Walking on Tenerife

These Boots Were Made for Walking on Tenerife

January 24, 2014 4 Comments

Occasionally we receive emails from people asking about what sort of footwear they need to tackle walking routes on Tenerife. It’s a good question.

The Pros and Cons of Using Walking Poles

The Pros and Cons of Using Walking Poles

August 8, 2013 No Comments

If you’re planning a walking holiday to Tenerife or to any of the Canary Islands and are wondering whether walking poles are essential, here are a few of the things we’ve learned over the years to help you make an informed choice.

Autumnal Walking on Tenerife

Autumnal Walking on Tenerife

November 12, 2010 1 Comment

When you live on the island of eternal spring it can sometimes be tricky to spot when the seasons change but anyone visiting Tenerife at the moment will spot a couple of things that are a dead give-away that autumn is upon us[…]

Walking Gear, If the Cap Fits…

Walking Gear, If the Cap Fits…

May 30, 2010 No Comments

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 sad fact is I really don’t suit hats. So when I find one that looks okay, I tend to stick […]