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Is Puerto de la Cruz getting value for money?

This year seems to be flying by; what happened to January? I can’t believe we are in February already and that Carnaval is upon us. Once Christmas finally ended (it seemed to drag on for ever) and the wheels of the local government PR machine started turning again, information started to flow, albeit very slowly. Where ...Full Article

Will 2016 bring more of the same for Puerto?

Where did 2015 go? Or more to the point, what happened? Not globally, I mean locally, right here in Puerto de la Cruz. This is the ...Full Article

Going underground! New bin system just doesn’t work as reality shows

More recycled news again this month I am afraid and no preamble today, so I am going to start with one of my favourite subjects, rubbish! ...Full Article

A little bit of culture does everyone a lot of good

This month I thought I would try and bring a bit of culture to this column. Not before time you are most probably thinking, but the ...Full Article

The present, the past, pipe dreams and a little bit of magic

Recently there has been a lot of news in the local press concerning the improvements being made to hotels in Puerto. For many years, hotel owners ...Full Article

Recycled news: those old Puerto chestnuts are still around!

August is over, not my favourite month! It may be the height of summer and hot, but more often than not Puerto and the whole Orotava ...Full Article

Rumours, traditions, fiestas, sport and that bus station again!

Rumours of recent changes to the law abound, yet the town council has been quick to state that they were not going to ban swimming in ...Full Article

Promises made, projects started or stalled: so far, so good?

Half of 2015 gone already! It is hard to believe, isn’t it? Where does the time go? Six months in, so perhaps a fitting moment for ...Full Article

Casting your vote: it’s a simple process, isn’t it?

Our correspondent Brian Eldridge casts his own personal view over the recent elections. Having survived the media coverage of the UK General Election with my sanity ...Full Article

The new charter: it’s all rubbish really!

When I first moved to Puerto, I have to say I found the town’s whole approach to rubbish collection quite refreshing, not in the literal sense ...Full Article
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