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Farmers Market in La Orotava

Sonntag, Juli 8th, 2007

The farmer market in La Orotava runs on Saturdays and Sundays from 8.30am to 3pm.

The farmers offer a good range of local produce and crafts, including fruit and vegetables, cheeses, honey, bread, cakes, eggs, potatoes, wine, plants and flowers.

farmers market tenerife, La Orotava

The farmers market is held up in the heart of the traditional agricultural area on the island of Tenerife. It’s proving to be a shrewd development.

In the heart of the Orotava Valley in the town of … Read the rest

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

Easter: Holy Week with grand processions

Samstag, März 31st, 2007

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

If you find this interesting, why not making easter holidays in tenerife?

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