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Tipping in Tenerife

TRAVEL ADVICE - September 14, 2018

This is a popular question from people who come on holiday to Tenerife for the first time and don't know what to expect. Do you need to tip in Tenerife? The short answer is: it is not mandatory, but it is greatly appreciated. Tipping in restaurants in Tenerife A 10% tip is more than enough for a ...

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What to pack for a holiday to the Canary Islands

TRAVEL ADVICE - December 18, 2017

The Canary Islands enjoy a privileged climate all year round, with mild temperatures in winter that allow visitors to spend time on the beach or even swim in the ocean. "What to pack for my upcoming holiday to the Canary Islands?" - this is a questions we get a lot. Followed closely by "Do I need to ...

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What to wear in Tenerife - Packing advice

TRAVEL ADVICE - August 28, 2017

Tenerife is advertised as the island of the eternal spring, so people are often confused as for what to pack for their holiday. How differently should you pack for Tenerife in December compared to what you should bring for a holiday in June for example? If you still aren't decided in regards to your ...

Weather in lanzarote in january

Lanzarote Weather in January - Hot warm is it really?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - October 04, 2018

When in doubt about where to go for a sunny winter break, Lanzarote is always a good idea. The Canary Islands are our top choice as the warmest destination in Europe during winter, with plenty of hours of sunshine and temperatures that still rise above 20 Celsius during the daytime. Lanzarote ...

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Tenerife Weather in January - Is It Hot in the South?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - October 04, 2018

We're all looking to escape the cold winter weather and for many people in Europe, Tenerife is one of the top choices for a winter holiday: it's part of the EU, it's well connected via low cost flights, the weather is warm enough that you can get a tan and let's not forget the good food and cheap ...

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Winter sun in Europe: Top 5 Warmest Places To Visit

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - September 26, 2018

Winter in Europe usually means low temperatures and snow, depending on the country that you're planning to visit. However, if you're not a fan of snow and typical winter weather, there are still a few places in Europe where the temperatures are mild and the weather allows for visitors to enjoy some ...

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Canary Islands vs. Balearic Islands

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - September 25, 2018

SPAIN - probably the best destination in Europe for a warm and sunny holiday in Europe, no matter the season. Besides mainland Spain, the country has several islands which make the perfect setting for a great holiday, so today we will try to compare the most disputed and famed of them all: the ...

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Largest Canary Island & How many Canary Islands are ...

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - September 24, 2018

Path inside Teide National Park, Tenerife How many Canary Islands are there? The Canary Islands archipelago is formed of 7 main islands (these are their names in descending order of their size): Tenerife Fuerteventura Gran Canaria Lanzarote La Palma La Gomera El Hierro Besides the main islands there ...

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Tenerife or Gran Canaria?

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - September 24, 2018

Of all the Canary Islands, people usually tend to make a comparison between Tenerife and Gran Canaria and sometimes between Lanzarote and Fuerteventura. Amadores beach, Gran Canaria Tenerife versus Gran Canaria Tenerife is the most visited Canary Island out of the entire archipelago, but all the ...

Where are the canary islands located

Where are the Canary Islands located

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - September 20, 2018

If it's your first time planning a trip to one of the islands you might find yourself wondering... Where are the Canary Islands? The Canary Islands are located North-West of Africa and they are surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean. Map and location on the Canary Islands If you were to drive from the UK ...

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Lanzarote Weather in December

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - September 19, 2018

Lanzarote is one of the smaller islands in the archipelago, but this doesn't mean it falls behind on the weather front. Winters in Lanzarote are mild and warm, as in all the Canaries, so if you're planning a sunny Christmas, Lanzarote might be a great choice. How warm is Lanzarote in December? In ...

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Tenerife Weather in November

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - September 18, 2018

Tenerife is part of the Canary Islands, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe during the winter months. Why? Well, it's because the Canary Islands are probably the warmest European destination in winter, when the rest of the continent is usually suffering from low temperatures. How ...

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Tenerife Weather in February

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - September 17, 2018

Tenerife is an all year round destination - people come here for different reasons and during all seasons, for winter is considered high season in Tenerife, because it's one of the places to escape the cold in Europe. How warm is Tenerife in February? The truth is that due to climate changes, the ...

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Rambo V will be filmed in Tenerife

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - September 07, 2018

Tenerife seems to be very popular among Hollywood directors this year, since the island will be the set for the next Rambo movie. This news comes after the confirmation regarding the filming of Wonder Woman 1984 in Tenerife, as well as Fuerteventura. "War Pigs" starring Mel Gibson and Colin Farrell ...

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Are there sharks in the Canary Islands?

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - June 14, 2018

People often wonder what are the chances of encountering sharks while swimming in Tenerife. So, what is the real answer? Are there sharks in Tenerife? Or in the Canary Islands in general? The short answer is... YES, there are. Since the Canary Islands are surrounded by the Atlantic, the waters ...

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Which ocean surrounds Tenerife and the Canary Islands?

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - June 12, 2018

The Canary Islands is an archipelago formed by seven islands: Tenerife - the largest of all, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, La Gomera - the closest island to Tenerife, La Palma and El Hierro. The Canary Islands are set in the Atlantic Ocean so in regards to the question about which ocean ...

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The road access to Teide through La Orotava and La ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 29, 2018

The Cabildo de Tenerife has closed traffic to the TF-24 and TF-21, two of the access roads to Mount Teide, due to the presence of ice on the road. The TF-24, which climbs through La Esperanza, is cut between kilometer 24, crossing with the TF-523 Los Loros highway (Arafo) and the 43, El Portillo ...

Fuerteventura in february

Fuerteventura in February

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 11, 2018

Fuerteventura is one of the top choices for a sunny winter break if you're from the UK or from the rest of Europe. The Canary Islands are your best choice if you're looking for the warmest winter destination in Europe, where you can sunbathe even in January or February. Weather in Fuerteventura in ...

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Tenerife in December - Real photos and things to do

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - July 07, 2017

We get this question quite often here at Guide to Canary Islands: what's the weather like in December? How warm will it be? Let's also not forget: which is the warmest Canary Island in winter? Where should I go to get my winter tan? How warm is Tenerife in December? Weather in Tenerife in December ...

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Warmest Canary Island During Winter - Where should you ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - April 07, 2017

The Canary Islands have become a very popular destination during the last years, especially during the winter months. Where to holiday in December in Europe Most of continental Europe has cold weather during the winter months, so the Canary Islands represent a great choice for a sunny holiday in ...

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