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Monday, September 21, 2015

The Most Picturesque Plazas on Tenerife

How can you easily spot the difference between a Tenerife town,  or any Canary Island town, which has a strong local community and one which doesn’t?

By the plaza… or lack of.

There are lots of other ways of course, but the presence of a bustling plaza where families meet, greet and have a good time is a sure-fire way to tell you the town you’re in is a traditional one.



The Most Picturesque Plazas 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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