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Friday, February 28, 2014

Amanda is the new Carnaval Queen

AMANDA Perdomo San Juan was a popular choice among a crowd of nearly 5,500 on Wednesday night as she was crowned Santa Cruz Carnaval Queen. The four-hour, Grand Election Gala extravaganza, was the biggest and most glamorous ever, and the judges had a hard task choosing from the 16 finalists.

Amanda is the new Carnaval Queen


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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