The Wonders of Tenerife
Are you looking for the perfect holiday destination, but just don’t have any good ideas?
Well, we have something in store you: an incredible island called Tenerife in the Canaries. This is the largest island of all the Canary Islands. It is an amazing place with many wonderful things you’ll want to see. This is a place that is absolutely for everyone, young or old, for adventure seekers or sun-worshippers alike, no matter your preferences this is the spot for you.
When someone asks why Tenerife is so special, the first thing that comes to mind is that this is such a unique place that is perfect at any time of the year. The climate here is ideal, a unique position in the world, it has mild weather that is sunny most days of the year. Never too cold to wear a Winter coat or too hot to blast the air-con. It only rains a few days a year and by the time rain comes, it is welcome for the land needs it! These facts do make Tenerife one of the most loved places to visit in Europe. If you find yourself dreaming of buying a property on Tenerife, you wouldn’t be the first one! Speak to experts on the island, they’ll help you with making the right decision.
Before we tell you more about all the fun activities that you could do, let’s learn a few interesting facts about this special place:
- Did you know that the flag of Tenerife is the same as the flag of Scotland?
- You have heard of the yellow canary bird but the Canary islands actually take their name from the word canis, meaning dog in Latin. So these islands are named after their dogs, not their birds.
- In most of the world, Friday the 13th is considered to be an unlucky date, well here it is not the Friday but Tuesday the 13th that is considered bad luck.
- La Cueva del Viento is one of the most amazing sites in Europe and it is located right here on Tenerife. Known as the Wind Cave, it is one of the largest volcanic tubes in Europe. This tube is 18 kilometres long. And it ranks up as the tenth-largest volcanic tube in the world.
When coming to Tenerife for the first time, no matter how much time you have, it is never enough to discover all this island has to offer. You always need more time on Tenerife and the time spent here just flies away. It’ll leave you with wonderful memories and a wish to come back soon. From relaxing on the beach, to walking near the famous Mount Teide, or driving down the wine route of Tenerife. If you love history, don’t miss visiting La Laguna in the north of the island. Known as the historical centre of Tenerife, you’ll be charmed by its architecture.
And finally, for wild life and ocean lovers, the southwest coast of the island is just a perfect spot for whale watching. Over 20 species of whales even dolphins can be spotted. This is one more testament of how much Tenerife is a great place and how pristine it is. …