Tag: Tenerife

5 Best Black Sand Beaches In Tenerife

5 Best Black Sand Beaches In Tenerife

I remember visiting Iceland 4 years ago. How excited we got about the black sand beaches there! Not just the famous Black Sand Beach with capitals (also known as Reynisfjara), but several more that we found on our way around the island. That was the first time we’ve seen black sand beaches, and no matter…
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Day Hike To Antequera Beach, Tenerife

This full day hike in Anaga Rural Park has the best of everything: breathtaking coastal and mountain views, lush greenery (and amazing wildflowers in spring!) and a wild, barely known black sand beach, Playa de Antequera. It takes roughly 3 hours to get there, and another 3 to get back on the same way, the…
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natural pools in Tenerife

6 Amazing Natural Pools In Tenerife

Natural pools are special – and rare. But not in Tenerife where we bumped into lots of these very own, naturally formed swimming pools of the ocean while exploring the coast. At some places, local authorities intervened to make the pool safer, or they promptly built a swimming pool right next to the ocean so…
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Montaña Guajara: The Best Panoramic Trail In Teide National Park?

We think it is, and here are our reasons: it’s very scenic all the way, with panoramic views of the heart of Teide National Park and close views of several cool rock formations; it’s a medium difficulty, 10 kilometres loop trail that’s doable for the average hiker; no permission is needed to do it (unlike…
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Best Beaches In Tenerife

Best Beaches In Tenerife

We’ve spent three weeks in Tenerife this spring. Though it was not planned to be a beach holiday, every holiday there is that to some extent. We hiked a lot, we drove around the island, and we enjoyed exploring the beaches, sunbathing and playing in the waves. Not much swimming, as the ocean was 18-19°C…
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8 Best Family-Friendly Beaches In Tenerife

We travelled to Tenerife with our 1.5 years old boy in March and April. Though it was not a beach holiday (mainly because we can’t just lie on a beach for days, we’re yearning for being more active), it was a nature focused one, and we spent a lot of time on beaches. Sometimes full…
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10 Things You Should Know Before Traveling To Tenerife

Tenerife, the largest of Spain’s Canary Islands is a popular tourist destination. With pleasant weather year-round, amazing beaches, natural treasures and a lively, but chilled out vibe (that we like so much about most islands in the world), it deserves to be. However, there are a few things that might come as a surprise to…
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12 Beautiful Spring Scenes From Tenerife

They say Columbus called Tenerife the island of eternal spring. With its pleasantly warm, but not too hot weather all year, with some wind and veil clouds often in the sky, it definitely is. Moreover, we actually visited it in March and April, so we could enjoy wonderful spring wildflowers wherever we went. On the…
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