The Canary Islands are an endless summer land, a place where life is spring-like. With beaches, terraces, sun, outdoor recreation, astonishing nature, art, culture and tradition. The perfect combination for happiness in the perfect dose, something that will take you to a relaxation dimension with a unique inner peace.
A historical destination for sun and beach tourism, the archipelago has known how to preserve its soul. Its essence. Despite some of the areas have been literary taken by large travel companies, there’s still some towns, regions and entire islands that still preserve their natural, authentic image. This detail is what really makes you want to come back, over and over.
Traveling to the Canary Islands implies to organize and make a plan with time. Each island is a completely different from the other, each destination offers you a whole new experience that you will choose depending on how would you like to spend your relaxation days.
Tenerife, the great capital
Although it shares the title with Gran Canaria, Tenerife is the most crowded, visited and famous of all the other islands. Hotel areas like Costa Adeje, where you can find some of the best resorts in Tenerife, aside from small traditional villages that give a special atmosphere to this areas. The volcanic landscape, with the Teide volcano always behind, plus the most spectacular beaches covered with the Atlantic sea. Thanks to all these, it makes it the perfect destination for athletes, or those who like to have fun, with their family, or friends or couple, the slogan could be something like: Everything for everyone.
The big city of Santa Cruz, is a beloved place where you can find all you need, but without losing that authentic touch of the small villages in Tenerife. Santa Cruz still has this calm essence and a life pace completely different from the rest of the cities, even from the touristic similar ones. The life pace is slow, everything is said with a smile and a sweet sound that complement the sway local accent. Museums, concert halls and theatres located in different corners of the city, create cultural routes for everyone. The sea, as always, fit in the architecture and appearance of the city, and offer you incredible beaches outside, like the Teresitas beach that despite being an urban beach, it has clear water to dive in and it’s not very crowded.
Towns inside Tenerife offer excellent hiking routes, delicious gastronomy, native wines, monuments and local heritage that will give you the opportunity to have a trip full of new experiences, for all kind of tastes.
The coast growth is usually defined by the touristic development. The most exploited is in the south area, Costa Adeje, a place where a high quality tourism is gathered, with the most exclusive hotels and perfect service. Gastronomy, fun, and the best beaches are at the traveller disposal, to enjoy its environment, the comfort and the placid ambient. Always quiet and safe.
Accommodations suggested in Tenerife:
Grand Hotel Mencey (Santa Cruz in Tenerife)
Grand Hotel El Mirador (Costa Adeje – adults only)
Grand Hotel Salomé (Costa Adeje – part of a large complex all-inclusive)
Olé Tropical Tenerife (Playa de Troya – Costa Adeje – Family destination)
Bouganville Playa (Costa Adeje)
Sol Parque San Antonio (Las Arenas)