Category: Canary Islands

Monkey Park, Tenerife

| December 17, 2011

Tenerife is not restricted to pleasant weather, surfing, sunbathing, and beaches. It has many other hidden treasures for the visitors to find out and explore. Maybe this is the reason why thousands of tourists visit it every week. Apart from its natural beauty, this island also boasts of some enthralling parks that includes Monkey Park. You can rest assured that your kids will be thrilled when you take them along with you to the biggest little zoo in the world, which also provides an international breeding spot for the endangered species. Continue Reading

Lago Martianez, Tenerife

| December 16, 2011

There is so much to see and do in Lago Martianez, that you can spend days enjoying them. This is also the best destination for your holidays, especially if you plan to take your kids along with you. This city is situated in Spain, on the northern coast of the exotic Tenerife Island.

Though this city has other things on offer, your first destination should be Loro parquet, which, translated into English, means Parrot Park. Your kids will love to the wide variety of animals present in this park. Some of them include chimpanzees, tigers, gorillas, two eye sloths, and much more. Continue Reading

Las Canadas, Tenerife

| December 12, 2011

The Teide National Park was created in 1954. It has a surface area of 135 square kilometres which includes the great volcanic crater 2,000 meters high where the volcanic cones of Pico Viejo and the Teide are located at 1,105 and 1,718 meters above it respectively. All is of great geological, botanical and landscape value. Continue Reading

Siam Parqe, Tenerife

| December 11, 2011

What are your thoughts about returning to your childhood days? You can easily undertake this whenever you have some spare time. Moreover, you do not require any time machine for the same. Include idyllic sights and pleasant weather throughout the year, and you have the perfect holiday recipe. In case you are confused, we are talking about Siam Parque. Located off the coast of North Africa, Terenife is an amazing tourist gateway. Apart for being famous for its excellent weather, it is also famous for its theme parks including the Siam Parque, a magnificent water park. Continue Reading

Camel Park, Tenerife

| December 11, 2011

Camels are generally associated with Asian or African countries. However, it is a well known fact that kids like nothing better apart from a ride on a camel’s back. Why do you not plan your trip in such a way that you do not have to venture far from Europe and yet enjoy the fun that only camels can provide? Just close your eyes and imagine a camel kissing you. This is possible if you visit Tenerife. This isle is famous worldwide for its perpetual temperate climate and for its enthralling sceneries. It is also famous for some exotic parks including the Camel Park. Continue Reading

Medieval Adventure at Castillo San Miguel

| December 10, 2011

You might have traveled to various tourist sport all over the world, but you can be rest assured that nothing comes even close to the experience you will witness at Castillo San Miguel. It will seem that you have traveled through a time machine and have gone back in to the medieval era. This place is a must see for those who visit Tenerife. The entire construction is made out of canto stone and covers an area of 6,000 square meters. Do not forget to check the entrance, decorated with scrolls, chests, swords, and armor. Continue Reading

Apartamentos Montebello Complex, Puerto Rico, Gran Canaria

| December 10, 2011

The Apartamentos Montebello Complex Is Located In The Puerto Rico Resort On The Island Of Gran Canaria, Spain. The Beach Is 700 Metres From The Hotel And The Resort Centre Is One Kilometre Away. Continue Reading

Jungle Park, Parque de las Aguilas, Tenerife

| December 10, 2011

It is really strange to observe people visiting the same places every year. Even though they reside in a country that encounters chilly weather, they visit other countries, during their vacations, which also have chilly weather. Why do you not make a difference this time and try out something exotic in an isle, blessed by sunshine throughout the year? In case you have any doubts, we are discussing about Tenerife. Continue Reading

Mount Teide, Tenerife

| December 9, 2011

The Teide volcano is the most characteristic feature of the landscape.This great mountain which today dominates the whole island and from the summit of which all the islands can be seen, arose about 600,000 years ago after violent eruptions which covered almost the whole island of Tenerife. The landscape which is seen today is quite different from that which existed before the formation of the Teide because lava covered the eroded surface of the island until it turned into the enormous mountain which it is today. Continue Reading

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

| December 9, 2011

Maspalomas is the oldest and longest-established of Gran Canaria’s southern resort areas, and its beach is possibly the best known and most photographed in all of the islands. The small collection of select hotels is set in the middle of a natural, now officially protected, area formed by a large grove of leafy Canary palms and a small lagoon fed by underground sea-water seepage. Continue Reading

Aqualand Aquapark Costa Adeje, Tenerife

| December 6, 2011

Take some time off and ask your kids whether they liked their previous tours with you. If they are honest enough, and if you have been visiting the same drab tourist spots, then your kids might reply in the negative. You have spent a major part of your life traveling to exotic tourist locales. It is now time for you to take your kids to some of these places as well. Would it not be awesome if you could enjoy the warmth of the summer season during winter? You can achieve this goal by visiting Tenerife. Apart from its awesome weather, this isle boasts of numerous tourist attraction most of which are appreciated by kids. Continue Reading

Playa del Inglés, Gran Canaria

| December 5, 2011

The Playa del Inglés is the largest seaside resort area on Gran Canaria, with all the services of a small city: shopping malls, restaurants, shows, aquapark, fun-fair, etc. Nonetheless, it successfully manages to maintain an equilibrium between its built-up area and beach capacity, thanks to the size (length as well as breadth) of the actual Playa del Inglés beach. The preponderance of bungalows and two-storey houses over high-rise buildings, together with the abundance of landscaped areas, lend this city a peaceful and relaxed air. Continue Reading

Loro Parque, Tenerife

| December 5, 2011

If you are looking for the ideal holiday this winter, make sure that you visit the Tenerife. Thousands of tourists visit this island throughout the year, mainly because of its mild climate and because of some excellent attractions. Ask anyone who has visited this isle before, they will tell you that the Loro Parque is the top rated destination point for tourists, especially the kids. This natural attraction along with its marine wildlife draws tourists by the thousands every week. You will be amazed to hear that this park is the home to over 300 species of parrots. Continue Reading

Holidays in Gran Canaria

| November 24, 2011

Gran Canaria is one of the Canary Islands and a popular holiday destination. The Canaries are a small group of Spanish Islands located in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 200km off the Northwest coast of Africa. Gran Canaria is a volcanic island with very dramatic and unique scenery. The Canaries are a popular winter holiday choice for Europeans due to the year round warm temperatures and frequent sunny days. Continue Reading

Aquapark Costa Teguise water park, Lanzarote

| November 23, 2011

Located next to the Golf course in Costa Teguise, you will find Lanzarote’s one and only Aqua Park, which is open every day from 10.00 to 18:00. Most hotels offer excursions to the Aquapark (with Ticket prices including coach transfers). Continue Reading