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Monday, February 18, 2013

Take A Kon Tiki Voyage of Discovery on Tenerife

When Norwegian film directors Espen Sandberg and Joachim Rønning tie their bow ties and take their seats at the 2013 Oscar Awards ceremony next weekend where their film 'Kon Tiki' is up for Best Foreign Language Film, a small piece of Tenerife will be bursting with pride.

Read more Take A Kon Tiki Voyage of Discovery on Tenerife

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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