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Traditional canarian cuisine and beautiful landscapes

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Lunar Landscape Tenerife - Paisaje LunarTenerife is a paradise of nature, spoiled by a various landscape like the Lunar Landscape “paesaje lunar” (see right photo) and a rich animal and plant world.

The island of tenerife is also one of the most popular destinations in Europe and primarily for it’s pleasant climate and spectacular landscape.

One can watch dolphins and whales on the Ocean between the two islands Tenerife and La Gomera, neighbouring island.

The Loro Parque, a wonderful zoo in Puerto Read the rest

Posted by Eddy
Categories: About Tenerife, Excursions, Nature, Restaurants

Travelogue Tenerife

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Two years ago I’ve been on the most popular island of the Canary Islands, Tenerife. I lived in a fancy finca in the countryside for one week and I rented a car, of course, to see all the highlights of this volcanic island.

Teide

First of all I visited the Mt. Teide, the highest mountain in Spain. You can ride a cable-car to the summit. And I had an unrivalled view on the lunar-like landscapeRead the rest

Travel Story: My travel to Tenerife Island in the last Summer

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Here’s my travelogue.

In the last summer I traveled in my holidays to Tenerife Island.

My hotel was located in Playa de las Americas, this is in the south of the island.

Playa de las Americas

I was shocked, because my first impression of the south was like an desert. If the trees and plants don’t get water from the resorts, then nothing would grow up there. But it looks very nice.

The name of our hotel was “Los Hibiscus”, … Read the rest

Posted by Eddy
Categories: Dolphins & Whales, Los Gigantes, Playa Las Americas

May, the bloom of Tajinaste flower

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

The spring month May is the month of love, warm temperatures and the of efflorescent biota.
Tenerife is a sunny spanish island. 20 % of the vegetation can be found in the national park Teide.

Tajinaste bloom

In the late spring or early summer, in the months of May and June is the time of flowers in Tenerife.
In the rest of the year Tenerife, and the national park Teide resemble a moonscape. But in may it’s the time of the … Read the rest

Posted by Eddy
Categories: Flowers & Plants, Nature, Photo-Blog, Teide National Park

Subtropic garden Tigaiga

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

The Hotel Tigaiga in Puerto de La Cruz owns a unique, subtropic garden. The hotel is placed above the centre of Puerto de La Cruz near the Taoro park.

Hotel Tigaiga and the garden exist since 1959. The surface area of the subtropic garden amounts more than 4.000 m². In this little paradise you can find blooming flowers in nearly all the colours, plenty of palm trees, aquatic plants and much more. The different plants … Read the rest

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