San Cristóbal de La Laguna

San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Tenerife

Esta ciudad, ubicada en la parte norte de Tenerife, fue declarada Bien Cultural y Patrimonio de la Humanidad por la UNESCO.

San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Tenerife

Mantiene en un excelente grado de conservación su casco histórico de gran valor. Las calles del centro de La Laguna están repletas, no sólo de importantes monumentos y edificios históricos, sino que es un importante centro de actividad comercial, donde es posible adquirir todo tipo de productos, vinos tinerfeños, artesanía canaria, productos típicos de la isla, moda, etc.

Esta ciudad tiene una importante tradición universitaria, ofreciendo animación y el peculiar ambiente de sus innumerables tascas.

En resumen, una visita a La Laguna es una experiencia en la que nos enriqueceremos con su belleza y tradición además, de divertirnos en el ambiente más acogedor.

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PWA Worldcup 2013 – Windsurfing El Medano

Tenerife windsurfing World Championships

PWA World  Cup 2013 - El Médano

Is held every year in the South of Tenerife the Windsurf World Cup, specifically on the beach of El Medano. This year the selected days will be of the 3 to the 9 August.

PWA World Cup 2013 - El Médano

This event brings together a large crowd of lovers of this sport, as well as curious that they admire the feats of these athletes. The Championship always exceeds the expectations of those who come to the area.

In addition, the nights are enlivened by the electronic music of DJs, both local and international, in the tent that is enabled for that event close to the beach.

El Medano

PWA World Cup 2013 - El MédanoThere are two fundamental things that characterize the beach of El Medano as one of the best places to practice this discipline: the regular trade winds that sweep the complex and act as a magnet for surfers and the precious natural sandy beaches stretching for more than 3 kilometers along its coast.

As mentioned in previous post, the beach of El Medano is located on the South coast of Tenerife, a few kilometres from the South Airport and only 20 minutes from our hotel. This beach is a constant concentration of athletes who practice both Surf, as kite boarding o wind surfing.

El Medano is only Sun, Surf, Beach and an area of bars and restaurants with an ideal environment to disconnect, with a mixture of Canaries and visitors from all corners of the world.

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Corpus Christi in La Orotava

Carpets of Sand – Corpus Christi in La Orotava

Corpus Christi in La Orotava - Regency Country Club

June 6th next sees the celebration of the feast of Corpus Christi in La Orotava. This is one of the most significant annual events in the municipality.

Magnificent rugs made with flowers and coloured sand form the basis for a show that attracts thousands of visitors from all over the island. Several days beforehand local families and companies will design the carpets which form the display on paper or straw matting.

Corpus Christi in La Orotava - Regency Country Club

The outline is later filled in with petals. While men and children lay out the design women prepare the petals. Everybody in the town takes part. Perhaps the most spectacular carpet is that made in Town Hall square. It is made from different coloured volcanic sands from the highland areas of Cañadas de El Teide.

Corpus Christi in La Orotava - Regency Country Club

Each year the designs are unique as none of the figures, images or floral carpets are repeated in later year. Take your camera and record history!!!

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