Watch the amazing Fuegos del Risco fireballs and the fireworks of Garachico; a festival held once every five years to commemorate the eruption which engulfed the town in 1706, and the lovely Dia de la Trilla which is a day of traditional wheat threshing in the hills above El Tanque.
There are a handful of walking routes on Tenerife which instantly would spring to mind if we wanted to impress visiting friends who enjoyed a jaunt in the countryside. Teno Alto in the west of the island one of them. […]
The Tenerife government hs just advised that walking in the upper La Orotava Valley is being prohibited from today, 3rd December until the 8th December.
This might seem obvious and simple, but anyone planning to do any decent walking on Tenerife should make sure that toenails are cut before setting off. Many walks in Tenerife involve quite steep ascents, which isn’t a problem for the nails. But what goes up must come down… […]