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EventosTino – banquets and restaurant

Friday, December 20th, 2013

EventosTino is an innovative company, which is organizing banquets and any kind of events and celebrations such as marriages, communions, stag parties, business meetings and more.

Restaurant la Viña

If you are on Tenerife and you would like to organize a celebration, you can count with the best support you can have from EventosTino. The professionals know very well how to prepare and organize celebrations in a professional way. You don’t have to do anything by yourself, only enjoy and celebrate … Read the rest

Posted by Eddy
Categories: español, La Orotava, Restaurants

Valleys and volcanic landscape

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

Tenerife is the largest of all Canary islands situated only approximately 300 km from the coast of North-Africa. The seven islands of the Canary Island group form together the autonomous community of the Canary islands.

Vulcan Landscape TenerifeTenerife has a surface of 2.068 km² and a population of approximately 800.000 inhabitants. In the language of the aborigines called “Guanches“ Tenerife means “snow-covered mountain“.

The “Pico del Teide“, the highest mountain of Spain, situated on the isle of Tenerife, … Read the rest

Posted by Eddy
Categories: About Tenerife, La Orotava, Landscapes, Mount Teide, Nature, Teide National Park

Climes and attractions on Tenerife

Saturday, September 1st, 2007

By the different climes Tenerife is like if it would be a small continent.

Within a few minutes, anyway one comes from a climatic zone by car into the next one.
So for example it can happen that you start from the Puerto de La Cruz in the north of the island with cloudy weather and you drive in direction to Bajamar or Tacoronte, only a few kilometers, and you will find sunshine there.The Promenade of Puerto de la Cruz

The complete northeast of the … Read the rest

Posted by Eddy
Categories: About Tenerife, Anaga Mountains, El Sauzal, La Laguna, La Orotava, Masca, Puerto de la Cruz

Farmers Market in La Orotava

Sunday, July 8th, 2007

farmers market tenerife, La Orotava

A new farmers market created in the heart of the traditional agricultural area on the island of Tenerife is proving to be a shrewd development.

In the heart of the Orotava Valley in the town of La Orotava, the unofficial agricultural capital of the island for centuries, the new purpose-built market opened last month and has already established a popular following with locals and visitors alike.

Nearly €300,000 was invested in a 1,500 square metre site to provide a … Read the rest

Posted by Mary
Categories: Flowers & Plants, La Orotava, Markets, Shopping

Easter Week: Holy Week with grand processions

Saturday, March 31st, 2007

Palm Sunday marks the beginning of the most important week in the religious calendar in Tenerife, the start of Semana Santa, or Holy Week.

Easter celebrations in Tenerife are known for their magnificent processions, which take place all over the island throughout the week, though the ones in La Laguna, La Orotava and Puerto de la Cruz are among the grandest.

As the seat of the Bishop of Tenerife, the celebrations in La Laguna are the most important … Read the rest

Posted by Mary
Categories: Costa Adeje, Festivals, Garachico, Guimar, La Laguna, La Orotava, Los Realejos, Puerto de la Cruz
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