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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 ...

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Gran Canaria Weather in March - What Temperatures To ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - February 13, 2019

Although March marks the beginning of spring, in most places in Europe it's still a cold month, with low temperatures and even snowfall. But this is not the case in Gran Canaria. The temperatures are slowly rising and the number of sunshine hours as well. You'll be able to sunbathe on most days and ...

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Gran Canaria Weather in February - Looking For a Warm ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - February 12, 2019

There's no better place in Europe than Gran Canaria for a warm and sunny holiday in February. The days are pleasantly warm with temperatures than often go over 20°C, which means that you can go back home with a tan after spending only a few days here. February is a popular month for visiting ...

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Gran Canaria Weather in January & What Temperatures To ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - February 08, 2019

Gran Canaria is a popular destination in January, as it is one of the warmest places in Europe for winter sun, along with the other Canary Islands in the archipelago. Actually, we prefer Gran Canaria and Tenerife during the winter season, especially the southern regions, where it's also the sunniest ...

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La Palma Revealed as Filming Location for The Witcher ...

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - January 31, 2019

Charlotte Brändström, director of the series "The Witcher", set to premiere later this year on Netflix, has posted online some photos which confirm the fact that part of the series will be filmed in the Canary Islands, more precisely on the island of La Palma. Brändström has ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in January - Looking For Some ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 28, 2019

If you're looking for a destination for a warm holiday during the cold winter season and you want a place that is only a short-haul flight away from Europe, Fuerteventura and the Canary Islands in general are your best bet. As long as you are not expecting a weather similar to that in the Caribbean ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in December - Festive & Warm ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 28, 2019

By the time December is here, most European cities are busy organizing Christmas Markets where visitors come to drink hot mulled wine in order to warm up. This is when the climate of Canary Islands starts to really differentiate itself from the rest of European destinations. Although the Canary ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in November - The Change of ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 27, 2019

November is pretty much a transition month - the weather is transitioning towards the winter season, which means that the temperatures will drop a bit and the wind will make its presence felt more than in the previous month. November is not as busy as the summer months; it's actually one of the more ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in October - Still Feels Like ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 25, 2019

October is one of the more quiet months in Fuerteventura, except for the time period when the children in the UK are on their autumn half-term holiday. At that time the island becomes busy again and prices for flights are considerably higher than during the rest of the month. The weather in October ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in September - Still Summer ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 24, 2019

After a heated summer season, you would think that the weather would start to cool down in Fuerteventura in September. But this is totally not the case. September is still quite a hot month here, some will say it's even hotter than August. Or sometimes it feels this way, although actual numbers and ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in August - The Hottest Month Of ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 23, 2019

We will say it right from the start: August is the hottest month of the year in Fuerteventura. But this probably comes as no surprise, as August is usually the hottest month of the year in most places in the Northern hemisphere. It's true that the Canary Islands enjoy a mild climate, with enough sun ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in July - Ideal For a Hot Summer ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 22, 2019

By the time July is here, Fuerteventura goes into full summer mode. July and August are the hottest months in Fuerteventura, so if you're wanting a really warm holiday in the sun, these are best months to visit. It's a good thing the trade winds make their presence felt, as otherwise it would simply ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in June - Your Complete Holiday ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 21, 2019

June is when things start to get heated in Fuerteventura: it's still not as hot as it will be in July or August, but for those who are satisfied with temperatures just shy of 30°C during the day time, June will prove to be a good month to visit. Similar to May, June is a month when things are ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in May - Early Summer Holiday

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 18, 2019

By the time May gets to Fuerteventura, the weather is starting to really warm up and temperatures are really nice to enjoy long days on the beach or by the pool, with a beer or a cocktail in hand. Although temperatures don't go up like they do during the summer months, May is still a nice month to ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in April - What Are The ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 16, 2019

In April the weather keeps improving and there's a constant rise in temperatures towards the end on the month. Chances of rain are lower than in the previous month, so you can expect lots of sunny days where you can enjoy some early summer temperatures, which sometimes go over 25°C during the ...

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Fuerteventura in February - What's The Weather Like?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 14, 2019

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. Fuerteventura Weather in ...

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Lanzarote Weather in November - What Temperatures To ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 12, 2019

November might not be the warmest month in Lanzarote throughout the year, but it's definitely sunnier and warmer than the UK and mainland Europe. On most days you can still expect temperatures of up to 24-25°C, so as long as the sun is out you can still sunbathe and swim in the sea. November is ...

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Lanzarote Weather in October - Still Summer ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 11, 2019

The weather in October in Lanzarote is still quite warm and the water temperature is still perfect for swimming. October is a relatively peaceful and quiet month in Lanzarote, apart from the week during the midterm holidays, when prices also go up considerably. So if you are not conditioned by ...

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Lanzarote Weather in September - Our Favourite Month ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 11, 2019

September is our favourite month to come to Lanzarote. The weather in September is still hot, but not quite as hot as in August. Also, after the first week of September passes the big summer crowds start to disappear, as schools start the new year all across Europe. Just don't imagine that you'll ...

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Lanzarote Weather in August - Hottest Month of The ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 10, 2019

August is the hottest month in Lanzarote and there's no doubt about it. July is not that far behind, but August really takes the lead in terms of high temperatures here in Lanzarote. In August it's all about spending time on the beach and working on your tan. Just don't forget about buying a sun ...

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Lanzarote Weather in July - Plan The Perfect Hot ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 09, 2019

July if the month when temperatures start to rise well above 30°C constantly during the daytime, although July is not the warmest month of the year. That prize is reserved for August, which is the hottest month in Lanzarote, but July is not so far behind in terms of high temperatures and ...

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Lanzarote Weather in June - Summer is Here!

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 08, 2019

Once June hits, the weather starts to feel like proper summer in Lanzarote: temperatures go up, the number of sunshine hours goes up, as well as the number of visitors. The only thing that usually goes down (and which is a good thing) is the number or rainy days. Away with the rain and in with the ...

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Game of Thrones Prequel Filmed in Tenerife & Gran ...

GENERAL INFO CANARY ISLANDS - January 08, 2019

According cu ABC.es (a national publication in Spain), a "Game of Thrones" prequel will be partially filmed in the Canary Islands this year, as well as in Northern Ireland. This year HBO will release the last Game of Thrones series, but several other following projects have been discussed, including ...

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Lanzarote Weather in May - Summer Is Around The Corner

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 05, 2019

May starts to feel like proper summer in Lanzarote, the UV index is already at high levels and the warm weather is just perfect for a lazy day in the sun, followed by a dip in the sea. Lanzarote is the westernmost island in the Canaries, so its climate sometimes resembles the one in the Sahara ...

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Lanzarote Weather in April: Temperatures, Rain & ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - January 04, 2019

Starting April, the chances of rain Lanzarote start to drop considerably and the weather is perfect for sunbathing, as well as for walking about while visiting the island. April can also be considered one of the more quiet months of the year in terms of visitors - it's not quite summer yet, but the ...

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Lanzarote Weather in March - How Warm Is It?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - December 20, 2018

March marks the transition from winter to spring in Lanzarote and the weather gets warmer and warmer as the month progresses. Lanzarote in March is also still warmer than most other sunny winter destinations in Europe - unless you are planning to go some other Canary Island. Although Lanzarote is ...

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Tenerife Weather in October - Is It Still Hot?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - December 17, 2018

October is still a beach month in Tenerife, especially in the south. Although temperatures start to drop and the chances of rain increase towards the end of the month, the sea is still at this warmest and the midday sun is perfect for lounging on the beach. If for the hot summer months we prefer the ...

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Tenerife Weather in September - What Temperatures Can ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - December 17, 2018

For us, September is the perfect month to visit Tenerife, or any other Canary Island actually. Why? Because the weather is still hot, the sea is as warm as it gets and the islands are a bit less crowded once the school year starts throughout Europe. So we can enjoy the beautiful September weather in ...

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Tenerife Weather in August - The Hottest Month Of The ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - December 14, 2018

August comes with full on summer temperatures, very low chances of rain and long sunshine hours all over the island. Tenerife embraces the summer weather in August and attracts the crowds that are looking for a hot place in the sun, where they can sunbathe and swim all day long without having to ...

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Tenerife Weather in July - Hot and Perfect for a Beach ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - December 12, 2018

July means full on summer in Tenerife, and this translated in high temperatures, low chances of precipitation and moderate chances of calima. July and August are the months when Tenerife is visited by families with children who are on their school holiday and also many Spaniard come to the island on ...

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Tenerife Weather in June - Planning a Summer Holiday ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - December 11, 2018

Thinking of your summer holiday? Well, June is the start of summer here in Tenerife and the weather is getting warmer and warmer day by day. The average temperature in June in Tenerife is of 21°C, but the south of the island continues to be hotter than the north, and also much much drier. The ...

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Tenerife Weather in May - What Should You Expect?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - December 07, 2018

May is a good month to visit Tenerife if you are looking for a warm and peaceful holiday, before the school year ends. The island starts blooming and the weather is perfect for sunbathing without being to overly hot that you have to hide from the scorching sun. How is the weather in Tenerife in May ...

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Hottest Canary Island in Summer - Where to go for a ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - November 16, 2018

It's no secret that the Canaries are a popular destination during the cold season, as they are the warmest destination in Europe during winter, due to their sub-tropical desert climate. But the Canaries are also perfect for summer holidays, when the sun is shining at its best, the weather is perfect ...

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Tenerife Weather in April - What Should You Expect?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - November 14, 2018

April in Tenerife is usually a "transition" month: rain doesn't happen as often as in the previous months and temperatures tend to go up. Of course, it depends on where you are staying in Tenerife, as the weather can be quite different from coast to coast, so it's hard to give a general prediction. ...

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Fuerteventura Weather in March - What Should You ...

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - November 13, 2018

Fuerteventura is one of those fortunate places in Europe where it's warm during winter and the sunny days are not an exception from the rule, but the norm here. Although even the winter is warm in Fuerteventura, March marks the beginning of spring, and so the weather can be sometimes tricky and ...

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Lanzarote Weather in February - Winter Sun Holiday

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - November 09, 2018

If you're looking for a bit of warm weather during those cold winter months back home, Lanzarote might be the perfect choice for a holiday abroad. The Canary Islands are our top choice when it comes to winter sun in Europe, as they enjoy a favorable climate all year round. Lanzarote is one of the ...

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Tenerife Weather in March

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - November 05, 2018

March is still a cold month pretty much all over Europe, so we understand that you're looking for a warm place to holiday at this time of year. Tenerife is the most popular destination in the Canary Islands and the main reason is the great weather in the South. Weather in Tenerife in March March can ...

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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 ...

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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: What Temperatures Can ...

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 ...

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How windy is Fuerteventura really?

WEATHER CANARY ISLANDS - September 20, 2017

The wind in Fuerteventura: a topic that never ends and a question that we hear often - how windy is it really? The first clue is in the name: Fuerteventura translates as "strong wind", so this should be your first indication towards the fact that the island does get some wind. But, how bad is it ...

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Tenerife Weather in December - Winter Holidays in the ...

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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