Monday, March 21, 2011

Church of St Peter, Vilaflor


Today we say Happy 385th Birthday to Hermano Pedro or San Pedro de Vilaflor, also known as the "St. Francis of the Americas", the First Canarian Saint, who was born in Tenerife’s highest village, Vilaflor on March 21st, 1626.

Photo: by Jens Steckert

Fluent in Spanish and having spent 16 years on the island, Pamela Stocks has now been translating, researching and publishing information on customs and events in Tenerife for 25+ years. This takes a considerable amount of time and effort, for which she receives no payment whatsoever. If you find this work useful or interesting, please buy her a coffee. Buy Pamela Stocks a Coffee

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