Carnaval

2013 Carnival Poster & Give us a Job in Tenerife News of the Week

The Canarian Government has announced that the EU has authorised the public sector in the Canary Islands to favour employing or contracting only with Canarian residents.

By |July 11th, 2012|News, Newsletter|2 Comments

X-Men in Tenerife & Visitors to Tourist Offices in Tenerife News of the Week

Tenerife's Tourist Board should be cock-a-hoop with statistics that reveal that 1,021, 228 people visited a Tenerife tourist office in 2011; 50% more than in 2008 and a 5.6% increase on 2010.

By |February 28th, 2012|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

Interview with Carmen Gil González, Carnival Queen 2012, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

"At first when I put my costume on backstage I was really cold but once I had the full costume on I forgot about the cold, and the emotion took over," she says. "I have bruising here and here." Carmen points to her hips...

By |February 23rd, 2012|Featured, Fiestas & Festivals, Interviews, Newsletter|0 Comments

Santa Cruz Carnival Gets off to a Glittering Start

Bucking the trend of carnival weather and defying the threatened rain which was forecast to hit the city last night, Santa Cruz staged a glamorous and glittering opening to its 2012 Carnaval in a dry and balmy 18ºC.

By |February 18th, 2012|Featured, Fiestas & Festivals, Newsletter|0 Comments

CD Tenerife v Getafe B

Title: CD Tenerife v Getafe BLocation: Heliodoro Stadium, Santa CruzLink out: Click hereDescription: Heady days for CD Tenerife, going for a 4th straight win in this Carnaval game. Should be a big 10,000 plus crowd with a liberal sprinkling of men in dresses and clowns. Kick off at noon.Date: 2012-02-19

By |February 13th, 2012|Events|0 Comments

Tenerife Carnival Scene, Las Burras de Güímar

Each year Güímar produces one of the most stylish and sexy carnival posters on Tenerife and 2012 is no exception.

By |February 2nd, 2012|Fiestas & Festivals, Newsletter, Traditions|0 Comments

James Blunt, Ministry of Sound & Wrath of the Titans in Tenerife News of the Week

And the stars just keep on coming. The latest international name to be performing on Tenerife is James Blunt who shot to fame with his first album Back to Bedlam in 2005...

By |April 12th, 2011|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

The Smell Of The Greasepaint, The Roar Of The Crowd, It’s Los Cristianos Carnaval

Clowns" smiles have never been wider, jugglers" props have never flown higher and widows have never wailed so mournfully. Los Cristianos pulled out all the stops as Carnaval came to town and the circus theme had them rolling up in their thousands.

By |March 29th, 2011|Fiestas & Festivals, Newsletter|1 Comment

Freaky Weather & Mercedes Benz’ Sexy New Model in Tenerife News of the Week

Snow on Tenerife at this time of year isn't really a big deal; there can be snow on Mount Teide till June. But when the clouds lifted on Monday everyone was surprised by just how far down...

By |March 15th, 2011|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

The Carnival is Over, Tenerife’s Crazy Week of Fun in Pictures

It was loud; it was brash; it was colourful, it was crazy and it was even a bit wet. But most of all Carnival on Tenerife was a lot of fun and Tenerife Magazine was in the thick of the action

By |March 14th, 2011|Fiestas & Festivals, Newsletter|0 Comments