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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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Masca Barranco isn’t the only ravine walk on Tenerife

November 3, 2019 Jack 0

News that ‘improvements’ to the Masca Barranco walking route are taking (much, much) longer than anticipated and the path is unlikely to be open before summer 2020 means that the route is out of bounds for yet another Tenerife walking season. […]

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The best walking experience on Tenerife

October 8, 2019 Jack 0

Possibly the best singular walking experience we’ve had, the one which surprised and wowed us the most, is one which isn’t actually included in our Real Tenerife Island Walks routes. […]

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Ten things about climbing Mount Teide on Tenerife

August 26, 2019 Jack 0

It is quite simply the ultimate walking route on Tenerife, and possibly all of the Canary Islands. To hike to the summit of the highest Spanish mountain, Mount Teide is quite an achievement to have on your hiking CV. […]

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Walking through the historic half of La Orotava

August 15, 2019 Jack 0

Over the years, La Orotava became our favourite town on Tenerife. It’s one of those towns we never tire of wandering around. From a photographer’s point of view, there’s always, always that better shot to get. And for anyone interested in wandering atmospheric, historic streets, La Orotava offers a deep well of riches. […]

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Tenerife Walking Festival 2019

May 1, 2019 Jack 0

We recently received emails from both a PR company in the UK and also the Tenerife Tourist Board with information about the upcoming Tenerife Walking Festival which runs from 21 to 25 May. […]