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Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Good News for the Island, Walking on Tenerife is on the Rise

More than five million people visited Tenerife last year, the greater percentage seeking sunshine and beaches. But of that 5 million, 16% went for a walk on at least one of Tenerife’s hiking trails. In real terms that amounts to 775,000 people enjoying walking on Tenerife. That’s a pretty serious figure.

Good News for the Island, Walking on Tenerife is on the Rise

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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