Friday, August 08, 2014

How Los Cristianos Got Its Name

Do you ever wonder about place names? As a child, I remember being fascinated to learn the origin of my hometown, Blackpool’s name, (yep, it had been a black swamp). When I first came to Tenerife there were all these mysterious names, like Las Galletas or Guia de Isora. What did they mean, I wondered.

How Los Cristianos Got Its Name


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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