Teide National Park

The Boxing Day Walk To La Fortaleza

December 29, 2010 Andy 3

We were ready to set off on our traditional Boxing Day walk and we´d chosen to hike to La Fortaleza.
When we set off, we discovered that we’re not the only ones who traditionally take a walk on this day as the path that leads from behind the visitor centre was unusually busy with hikers of every nationality. […]

Flora & Fauna

Walks in West Tenerife, Chinyero Volcano

June 10, 2010 Andy 2

Unless you’ve been participating in a full sensory blackout programme for the past 2 months or so, you can’t fail to have noticed that things which have lain dormant for a very long time have suddenly become active again, causing consternation and disruption[…] […]

West Tenerife

Tenerife View of the Week – Mount Teide from the Lava Field

June 9, 2010 Jack 1

You can get a shot of Mount Teide framed by emerald pines in any number of locations. What made this frame stand out was that the harsh black lava fields that are usually deviod of colour or plant life were brought to life by splashes of delicate pinks and burnt orange[…] […]