West Tenerife

Tenerife View of the Week, The High and Low Lands of Isla Baja

July 2, 2010 Jack 2

It’s a stunning part of Tenerife’s countryside, hence the name Buenavista, but due to the Teno Mountain range cutting it off from resorts like Los Gigantes on the south western side of the island, just around the corner relatively speaking, the area doesn’t receive the visitors it deserves. […]

Camping

The Woody Woodpecker Show, Birds on Tenerife

May 31, 2010 Jack 0

When we camped in the forest above Vilaflor, we noticed that there was almost a complete absence of birds. I’ve noticed this in the past when walking in the forest around La Caldera in La Orotava as well […] […]

Teide National Park

Walking in the Mount Teide Crater

May 30, 2010 Jack 2

With the stunning tajinaste flower in bloom, May and June are the perfect months for getting away from the crowds and exploring Teide National Park on foot. […]