Category Archives: Places

Property in Windsor Park

If anyone is looking to purchase a property at the moment, we have just been advised about this very nice Studio at Windsor Park in San Eugenio Alto, Tenerife. This is a clean, well maintained spacious studio apartment in the popular Windsor Park complex close to the Aqua Park in Torviscas Alto.  There are two…

Still Testing in Los Cristianos

You can’t rush these things, well certainly not in Tenerife anyway.  Our new water feature was first tested on the 18th June and since then they have been back out with their spanners again. Last night they were out again, testing different sequences with the jets.  Then they packed up and went home again.  It…

50th Surprise

I can’t believe it is a week since Cathy celebrated her 50th Birthday party at Dreamers Bar in Los Cristianos!  We have only just recovered … Rob and the team at Dreamers really looked after us and the Buffet was superb. We had Simply Mo and Celtic-Con-Fusion singing all night and a few guest singers…

Magic in Arona, Tenerife

A Weekend of Magic For those people that live in or visit Arona in Tenerife they already know that Arona is ‘Magic’, but for the weekend of 11th to 13th June 2010 everyone will know because they can visit the 4th annual Festival of Magic. There will be some terrific entertainers performing at various venues…

Photos of the Canaries from the ISS

I realise that these photos have been around for a week now and many, many people have published them on their own sites and of course all over Facebook, however I still think they are fantastic and just in case some of you haven’t seen them yet, here they are again! When I first saw…

New Fountain in Tenerife

Well, it looks like they must have found some more funds because work appears to have started again on the “Trumpton Bandstand” on the roundabout as you come in to Los Cristianos from the TF1 motorway. There was a delivery of pallets last week and a hive of activity in the days following (well, OK…

Tenerife and the Volcano

It looks like things are starting to move again now, and I know there have been loads of articles written about the effects of the Volcano but how many of us living on this Volcanic Island of Tenerife would have thought that it would be a volcano on Iceland that would have caused disruption to us…

The Majestic

On the 19th February we set off to drive to Puerto de La Cruz, Alan and myself having been transformed into Alison and Steph!  The idea was that we were going to watch the High Heels Marathon that we had read so much about. Well our plan was flawed, you see we also decided to…

Club Montecastillo

Ever dream of owning your own place in the sun? Well now you can … Club Montecastillo is an exclusive resort in Fuerteventura consisting of a number of fabulous single story bungalows each one refurbished, furnished and equipped to allow you to relax and concentrate on living your dream in the brilliant sunshine. The resort…

Los Cristianos Carnaval

We had a wonderful afternoon watching the Carnaval procession yesterday, were you there?  Here are a few photos that we took, hope you enjoy them. Let us know which are your favourites, or if you have some of your own, why not send them in and we will include them in another article on The…