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The Best of What to See and Do in Puerto de la Cruz
For many people, it’s enough simply to stroll its charismatic streets and gorgeous gardens, to linger over lunch in its picturesque plazas and dine by candlelight in its lovely restaurants but Puerto has a lot more strings to its bow…
The Gardens of Puerto de la Cruz
Since tourism began here in 1866, Puerto de la Cruz, on the North West coast of Tenerife, has offered unrivalled displays of flora and foliage to the wealthy and the famous; wandering those gardens today, the ghosts of an earlier era can still be seen in the shadows cast by the trees and the reflections in the water.
Restaurants in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife
Because of its Canarian character in which eating out is such an important part of the culture, when it comes to dining, Puerto de la Cruz punches way above its weight and has somewhere in the region of 300 restaurants from which to choose. In our biased opinion, it’s the best resort on Tenerife for eating out.
And do pick up a copy of Jack and Andrea's Tenerife Town & City Guide to Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife’s Cultured Resort (already bought my copy, thank you). Link at the bottom of either of the first two articles above, or through this page: Buy Town & City Walks