A guide that includes useful information, tips and recommendations, accompanied by colour photographs, charts and maps for the first-time traveller who wants to...... more
A guide that includes useful information, tips and recommendations, accompanied by colour photographs, charts and maps for the first-time traveller who wants to experience the major highlights of Tenerife. Suitable for tourists and visitors, it features the fold-out map of Tenerife.
Part of 'Globetrotter Travel Series', this book offers useful information, tips and recommendations, accompanied by color photographs, charts and maps for the...... more
Part of 'Globetrotter Travel Series', this book offers useful information, tips and recommendations, accompanied by color photographs, charts and maps for the first-time traveler who wants to experience the major highlights that Tenerife has to offer.
Tenerife is famous for its sun and sand, but for walkers it has much more to offer: dramatic scenery, beautiful old villages, interesting geology and...... more
Tenerife is famous for its sun and sand, but for walkers it has much more to offer: dramatic scenery, beautiful old villages, interesting geology and exceptional biodiversity including many endemic species. The paths of Tenerife have for years been a well kept secret. Few are marked on maps and many routes have only recently been renovated and signposted. This book presents 35 of the most scenic walks on Tenerife and will introduce you to the island's dramatic landscapes and varied flora and fauna. It includes mountain routes in the rugged volcanic landscapes of Mt Teide, treks though the laurel forests of Anaga and paths exploring the pine woodlands and coastline. Presented in full colour with numerous photographs and maps, it includes invigorating full day treks and more gentle walks suitable for all abilities.
Tenerife: Escalada Deportiva - Javier Martin-Carbajal
Tenerife Escalada Deportiva is the only guidebook available that describes the best rock climbing areas in Tenerife. In total 10 separate rock climbing areas...... more
Tenerife Escalada Deportiva is the only guidebook available that describes the best rock climbing areas in Tenerife. In total 10 separate rock climbing areas are documented detailing over 900 routes across a wide range of grades, including the well known areas of Arico, La Canada del Capricho (Las Canadas) and Guaria. At the start of each area there is a brief introduction, a good location map, and information how to get there. All the routes are illustrated on full colour photo-topos with French sport grades used throughout. Published in 2010 this guidebook is written in Spanish and English text throughout. Number of pages is 156. Size is 150mm x 210mm (A5 format).
Including a section detailing Tenerife's history, this text provides eight features covering aspects of the island's life and culture, ranging from its myths...... more
Including a section detailing Tenerife's history, this text provides eight features covering aspects of the island's life and culture, ranging from its myths and legends to its volcanic eruptions, a region-by-region visitor's guide to the sights, and a comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section.
Tenerife Lifeline (The complete guide to relocating and living in Tenerife) - Leslie Beeson
Tenerife Lifeline, the only book about moving to, working in & living in Tenerife. If you are thinking of moving to Tenerife successfully, then there's a lot to...... more
Tenerife Lifeline, the only book about moving to, working in & living in Tenerife. If you are thinking of moving to Tenerife successfully, then there's a lot to consider, good preparation & this book will make sure that you have the facts to hand. Tenerife is not like life on a permanent holiday. You'll need to register yourself as a resident, get an NIE tax number and become fully registered in the system to benefit from health services, schools & pensions. You'll need to find a home, maybe find a job in Tenerife or even start your own business. But that's just the beginning. Even if you have been living in Tenerife for 20 years, you'll still refer to this book. You'll be able to find out how to get the most out of Tenerife Life & save yourself time and money. Tenerife residents know better than anyone that things change. Just because you queued at one window a few years ago to get that piece of paper, doesn't mean you will have to do so today. Laws and taxes change, and ignorance isn't an excuse. Read the facts, don't listen to the poolside "experts" or rumours. 248 pages packed with information and advice. 18 chapters covering everything from health and money to property and working in Tenerife. Tenerife Lifeline covers almost every aspect of life such as jobs, as well as all paperwork and taxes... in fact everything you need to know from birth to death. Over 200 residents have contributed their knowledge and experience to make this the essential guide to living in Tenerife. Hundreds of hours of research and writing has ensured that the facts are correct and up to date. Experts have been consulted: lawyers, accountants, property experts, business owners and many more specialists have contributed their knowledge and experience. It is the only book to help the huge English and Irish expatriate population of Tenerife. Although published in 2009, this book is still full of current information and helpful tips.
Tenerife at 1:50,000 on a clear, large, double-sided, GPS compatible road map from Freytag & Berndt with hiking trails, plus street plans of Santa Cruz de...... more
Tenerife at 1:50,000 on a clear, large, double-sided, GPS compatible road map from Freytag & Berndt with hiking trails, plus street plans of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Los Christianos, Playa de las Américas and Puerto de la Cruz. The map divides the island east/west with a good overlap between the sides and has contours with relief shading, spot heights and plenty of names of geographical features to show the island's topography. Major roads clearly numbered, with motorway junctions prominently named. Scenic routes are highlighted and locations of petrol stations and services are marked. A selection of hiking trails is also highlighted, with symbols marking various places of interest, including beaches, campsites and mountain refuges, etc. For GPS users the map has a UTM grid and margin ticks at 2' showing latitude and longitude. Map legend includes English. Place names are in clear print, larger than used on most maps. A separate booklet attached to the map cover has an index which shows all locations with their postcodes and GPS coordinates. The booklet also includes multilingual descriptions of the island's main sights and street plan of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Los Christianos, Playa de las Américas and Puerto de la Cruz.
Advantages: The weather Disadvantages: Las Americas
...Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands, the main resorts include Los Cristianos, Playa De Las Americasand Puerto De La Cruz. English is widely spoken so the language isn't a problem here. The currency is the Euro. There is no doubt about it, Tenerife is a beautiful country with amazing scenery year round good weather and plenty to see and do. For the most part it is a lovely place but...
Advantages: Quiet, picturesque and relatively unspoiled. Year round sunshine. Disadvantages: Very hilly. Parking can be a problem. Maybe too quiet for some. Small beach.
...Tenerife is the largest and the second most popular of the Canary Islands. Sadly, nowadays Tenerife has developed a bit of a reputation for pubs, clubs and chavs. Luckily, the north (Puerto de la Cruz and Santa Cruz de Tenerife) of the island still retains a better reputation, being rather more picturesque and lush. However, the south of the island is a lot more built up, with the most popular...
Advantages: Nice Loos! Disadvantages: An oyster must die to gain the pearl.
...I am a Vegetarian but one place that I love to visit on the Island of Tenerife is Tenerife Pearl. I rarely buy pearls due to how they are obtained but I love to look around Tenerife Pearl. There are many fascinating facts to learn about pearls as well as some extremely beautiful sites to see. The centre also sells semi-precious gems, watches, chains and other souvenirs. In addition to...
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