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Wednesday, December 02, 2015

South Tenerife is Still Battling an Image Problem

We know and work with quite a few people involved with the travel writing business. For years we’ve been fighting outdated perceptions of the island, trying to chip away at the reputation it actually has within the industry. Travel articles shape the views of those who read them and generally speaking Tenerife hasn’t always fared well or, more accurately, parts of it haven’t.

South Tenerife is Still Battling an Image Problem

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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