Tenerife has an enviable reputation throughout Europe for its stunning beaches, glorious weather and thrilling night-life. The island has been one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe for many years with thousands flocking to experience all that the island has to offer. Let’s see what it has to offer.
Where is Tenerife?
Tenerife is part of the Canary Islands and as such enjoys a warm climate throughout the year. This means it benefits from substantial numbers of tourists all year round, giving it great holiday appeal.
Why is Tenerife popular?
Tenerife is extremely popular with both British and German holidaymakers although the island is temporary home to a multitude of nationalities throughout the year. In addition to the climate, beaches and night-life, Tenerife is also home to picturesque forests, awe-inspiring volcanoes and bewildering desert landscapes.
For sports enthusiasts there is a plethora of activities to enjoy including golf, scuba-diving, go-cart racing, horse riding and water sports.
The island is perhaps better known amongst the younger travellers for its wild and exhilarating night-life with Las Americas the hub for party goers from across Europe and beyond. Las Americas plays host to a renowned strip of bars commonly referred to as Veronica’s although, as the popularity of the party capital of the island shows no sign of abating, many other entertainment complexes, bars and nightclubs are opening regularly.
With the resort being most popular during the summer months, holidaymakers can be seen partying the night away at one of the many bars or clubs in Las Americas. Cabaret shows and karaoke contests are also popular pastimes together with special events at the local nightclubs that regularly play host to internationally renowned DJ’s.
Where should I stay in Tenerife?
Connected to Las Americas is the once small fishing village of Los Cristianos. Many tourists prefer to stay in a hotel or apartment in Los Cristianos due to its more relaxed and picturesque nature and then make the short taxi journey into Las Americas on an evening when the action begins.
Additionally, the smaller town of Costa Adeje, a short distance from both Las Americas and Los Cristianos, is also becoming popular with tourists who desire a more relaxing environment but still be close enough to the action.
Why should I book a holiday in Tenerife?
One of the major benefits of choosing the island as a holiday destination is the amount of options in relation to cheap holidays in Tenerife. Package holidays which include return flights and a choice of hotels are one of the more popular options with value-for-money deals available throughout the year.
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