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Unique flavors, colors and aromas: Spanish wines. In Tenerife, the largest of the seven Canary Islands, wine holds up to this promise. Internationally recognized, this area is home to two of Tenerife’s five destinations of origin: Icoden Daute Isora and Abona.
Known as the ‘Island of Eternal Spring’, Tenerife isn’t your typical island getaway. Busier than it’s neighbors, this unique European island is a captivating destination with remarkable geography from desert landscapes to lush green mountains and stunning seascapes.
Our Tenerife FAM last week was a blast! The group flight over on Iberia Express went very smoothly. Once we landed, we had lunch at Hotel Botanico, which was one of the hotels we stayed at during the trip. This luxury hotel boasts the #1 spa in Europe!
While some are shivering bundled in parkas, duck boots and gloves, praying for winter to pass, some are already planning ahead. And lucky for you, a winter in Tenerife is sitting underneath palm trees on the beach with an ice-cold chunky monkey in your hand.
With nine original golf courses sprinkled across the island, there’s something for every taste and skill level in Tenerife. From Buenavista Golf situated atop cliffs overlooking the azure Atlantic with the dramatic Teno mountain range as a backdrop, to the stately and exclusive Real Club de Golf, the second oldest golf club in Spain with breathtaking views of Mt.
Millions of people visit Tenerife every year, and for more reasons than one. Full of stunning landscapes and a diverse selection of landmarks, the largest of Spain’s Canary Islands is a destination where the phrase boredom, simply isn’t possible.
What are Lava Tubes?
If you’re not sure what lava tubes are, you’re not alone. When a volcanic eruption happens, it not only spills from the top of the volcano (as most imagine), but also to the sides. These outlets formed eventually cool off, dry out, empty and eventually form into lava caves.
Looking for an adventure that is once in a lifetime and will give you the ultimate vacation experience? Then kitesurfing is perfect for you. In Tenerife, located in the Canary Islands, kitesurfing is a growing water sport that has drawn many locals and visitors into the water to ride the waves and take flight.
Home to La Laguna- a UNESCO World Heritage Site
If you’re thinking of studying abroad in Spain, Tenerife is the perfect option as a stand-alone or side destination. La Laguna is one of the two UNESCO World Heritage sites on the island and home to one of the oldest and most well renowned universities in Spain.
To paraphrase Elizabeth Barrett Browning, how do we love Tenerife? Let us count the ways. There’s the perfect climate, the majesty of Mount Teide, the blend of quaint villages and cosmopolitan cities, the parks, the world-class dining, the shopping, the museums, and so on. But there’s one reason above all others to love Tenerife: the water.