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The Daredevil of La Gordejuela, Los Realejos

Last month, Rubén Alonzo Bizarro posted on Instagram a video of himself walking along the ruins of the old pumping station of La Gordejuela in Los Realejos. This was, indeed, the ultimate in daredevil adventure, bordering on lunacy. The video was not for the faint hearted but it was impossible to switch off. We were rabbits caught in the ...Full Article

A spiritual experience

One thing that Tenerife has plenty of is ravines, or ‘barrancos’ to those in the know. Another feature of which there are many is caves. The barrancos were a ...Full Article

Where There’s Smoke by Simon Beckett

Inside the room it is even darker. It is like walking in ink. Blind, she feels her way through the half-familiar landmarks of beds and bookshelves. Her heart thuds. ...Full Article

Country by Danielle Steel

Stephanie Adam’s life has just changed in an instant. After years of an unhappy marriage, and with her three kids grown, her husband passes away suddenly. Despite her grief ...Full Article

Falling In Love by Donna Leon

As an opera superstar at La Fenice in Venice, Flavia Petrelli is well acquainted with attention from adoring fans and aspiring singers. But when one anonymous admirer inundates her ...Full Article

Robert Ludlum’s The Janson Equation by Douglas Corleone

To prevent a war in Asia – one that could spread quickly to the rest of the world – Paul Janson and Jessica Kincaid must learn the truth behind ...Full Article

Magnificent Masca gorge with short boat trip

It’s not hard to see why Masca is one of the most popular walks in Tenerife. This ravine is incredibly beautiful with breathtaking scenery and spectacular views down to ...Full Article

Waste not Want not

We all know just how small our island of Tenerife is, and how important it is to protect and preserve it for future generations – but do we ever ...Full Article

An adventure written in the stars

Charles Piazzi Smyth was born in Naples. His father was a Captain (later Admiral) in the British Navy and also a keen amateur Astronomer. Charles’ godfather was Giuseppe Piazzi, ...Full Article

Chasing butterflies at Teno Rural Park near Erjos

The Teno area in the North West of Tenerife is an island within an island having been formed from violent volcanic lava eruptions around 18 million years ago. Teno ...Full Article
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