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Sunday, July 29, 2012

Annual Perseid meteor shower



It’s time for the annual Perseid meteor shower again, a spectacle that’s said to be easily visible to the naked eye … though I’ve never managed to see any of the things! The phenomenon appears each year when the Earth passes through the cosmic remnants of the Swift-Tuttle comet. This year, it seems, is a [...]


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Unlike so many journalists writing about the resorts, Pamela has not only actually been to Tenerife, she lived on the island for 16 years, for the majority of that time in a rural valley immersed in the local culture in a way that few outsiders have been privileged to do and gaining a wealth of knowledge about the island, its people, their customs, fiestas and celebrations that she is now able to share via this site. Fluent in Spanish, she also translated and reported for the various English-language newspapers.

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