Puerto de la Cruz lives “Mayo Canario”
Puerto de la Cruz is hosting the XI edition of “Mayo Canario”.
The month of May will see a number of activities aimed at local people and visitors alike.
People will be able to enjoy the best gastronomy, with the Ruta de la Tapa and the Fairs of typical products, in addition to the traditional Paseo Romero and the Festival Folclórico as the end of party celebration.
The activities are taking place in various parts of the municipality up until May 30th.
Councillor for tourism, Dimple Melwani, thanked the collaboration of all the compa-nies and merchants of the municipality that had helped to carry out this initiative for another year.
Mayo Canario began with an exhibition of pictures of Canarian artists which can be visited at the Patio del Convento Santo Domingo until May 31st, in addition to guided routes Monday to Friday, at 12.30pm, from the House of Customs until May 19th. The weekend of May 27th to 28th will see a fair featuring local wares and Canary crafts in calle Mequinez.
The Ruta de la Tapa will this year count on some of the best local wines, many of them award-winners.
Fourteen restaurants in Puerto are taking part in this edition with their best tapas which cost just three euros each. In addition, there is the chance to win prizes for those who fill in the route map.
The finale will be the Paseo Romero on May 30th at 2pm, finishing at the fishing pier. There will be a dance and folk festival in the Plaza del Charco, with the participation of four folk groups and the Tigaray group from 5pm.