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Monday, September 21, 2015

El Sauzal, the Little Town with the Big History

The cruise season begins later this month, and thousands of cruise passengers will be disembarking almost weekly in Santa Cruz to spend the day in the capital or take to tour buses for island tours. Amongst them, a good number of those buses will be heading to a surprising destination, to the little town of El Sauzal on the north west coast whose history is nothing short of miraculous.

El Sauzal, the Little Town with the Big History

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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