Floating On Air With The Helidream Sky Experience

The wind socks were billowing down at the helipad but as we turned smoothly rising to 500 metres there was no buffeting, just smooth progress along the Adeje shoreline passing over Playa San Juan marina as it basked in the morning sunshine.

By |January 21st, 2013|Activities, Featured, Newsletter|0 Comments

The Why, Where and How of Camping in Tenerife

Camping on Tenerife is a completely different experience "“ dark threatening clouds are replaced by twinkling night skies, muddy fields replaced by fragrant pine...

By |June 18th, 2012|Activities, Environment, Featured, Nature, Newsletter, Rural Scene|1 Comment

Thai Treats in the Hotel Botánico’s Oriental Spa Garden

Towering palm trees and gently swaying fronds lend the gardens a lush tropical ambience aided and abetted by the presence of a wooden pagoda; an inviting...

By |June 5th, 2012|Activities, Featured, Health & Beauty, Hotels|0 Comments

A New Chapter for The English Library in Puerto de la Cruz

The English Library is not simply a repository for books written in the English language. For over a century it's been a social hub for the British ex pat community ...

By |February 6th, 2012|Activities, Featured, Interviews, Newsletter|0 Comments

Arona Rolls Out The Green Carpet For Walkers

Nipping out for some shopping takes on a whole new meaning when faced with a two hour downhill trek.

By |January 19th, 2012|Activities, Newsletter, Rural Scene|3 Comments

Walk this Way, Puertito de Güí­mar

Now summer is officially on us and before the thermometer loses its head entirely, it's the ideal time to explore Tenerife's east coast. Around Puertitio de Güímar the default setting is sun and ...

Walk this Way, Masca

Barranco del Infierno hung up its hiking boots and closed to the public 18 months ago. This month we stop mourning the manicured splendour of Adeje and head instead to the Jurassic jewel of Masca [...]

By |March 22nd, 2011|Activities, Nature, Newsletter, Rural Scene|4 Comments

Walk this Way, Guía de Isora to Chirche

This month we take an excursion away from the sun-soaked beaches of the south west coast to discover the ghosts of a past in the hills above them.

By |January 11th, 2011|Activities, Nature, Newsletter, Rural Scene|1 Comment

Walk this Way, La Caldera

From the wide forest pista (path) of La Caldera a trail snakes up through the forest, ever higher until it reaches the ridge and the world below opens up at your feet. You can sit on flat rock chair, dangle your legs and tuck into egg butties in front of a wide screen vista that makes you glad to be alive.

By |November 30th, 2010|Activities, Newsletter, Rural Scene|0 Comments

Wild Nights ““ Camping on Tenerife

Summer sits waiting in the wings for the ash cloud to shift and Tinerfeño thoughts are turning to Sunday picnics in the woods; time to brush off the canvas and head into the mountains for a spot of camping[...]

By |May 5th, 2010|Activities, Rural Scene|1 Comment