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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Behind the Screens on Walking Tenerife

Fed up with facing dead ends and potentially dangerous obstacles, we resolved to produce our own guides, which is how Island Walks came about. Over the course of years, we mapped our favourite routes, many of them well trodden paths which, as the Cabildo (island government) have woken up to the rising popularity of walking holidays to Tenerife, have become better signed and waymarked.

Finding New Routes for Walking 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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