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Saturday, September 26, 2015

South Tenerife for People with Reduced Mobility

I injured my knee a while back. Walking was painful, and it made me aware of how difficult a simple stroll can become. Suddenly more aware of my surroundings, I wondered about how friendly Tenerife’s thoroughfares are for wheelchairs, prams, or those with reduced mobility for any reason. Not intended as a commentary on hotels or complexes, but on the towns which host them, these were my observations.



South Tenerife for People with Reduced Mobility

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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