I was 8 years old and it was the first time I was traveling by plane. My family decided to spend a Christmas in the Canary Islands and we spent a week in the south of Tenerife. Spending Christmas day at 25 degrees bathing on the beach without a doubt influenced the idea of paradise that I have always had in mind when referring to the fortunate islands.
I have been lucky enough to visit many of these islands (to this day I still miss La Palma and El Hierro… I like to leave the best for last) and until now Tenerife would be in fourth place behind Lanzarote, Fuerteventura and La Gomera and ahead of Gran Canaria.
It depends a lot on what you are looking for on your trip. If you are looking for a family destination, with diversity of offer (from dolphin / cetacean sightings, sun and beach, hiking, gastronomy, leisure parks, etc …) and practically good weather all year round, this is your trip.
Tenerife is the most extensive island of the Canary archipelago and the most populated of Spain (almost 900,000 inhabitants). Its capital, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, is also the only capital of the … Ir al post