El Medano Hotel
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... The baby is fooling around in one of them-jumping and stuff . Really cute! Be prepared to need your Kleenexes LOL.
On this trip I also saw Los Giganticos, or the giant cliffs. They do sort of look like giants and thusly have each been named desperately. I cannot describe to you the beauty of that Island-but there are lots of videos of that too. So ... pop some popcorn and be prepared to watch.
Aren't you glad this isn't the ...
... lime green Opel Corsa that we christened "El Ray". This turned out to be a great decision because we not only had a blast cruising all over the island but it was also SO nice not to have to rely on buses and taxis and have everything scheduled just so to be able to get around. Plus we just looked cool :). The day after we arrived we went for a drive down to tourist central: Playa de las Americas. THIS is the place to be as an overweight drunken tourist who just spends their ...
... The islands are getting ready for Carnaval which starts this weekend. We found the main shopping mall areas with many shops and restaurants, and yes, weird people! The streets are narrow and colorful and any open area had sidewalk tables for coffee and sweets. Stages were under construction in any open areas for the bands that would play throughout the weekend.
We didn't have a lot of time since the ship was leaving pretty ...
... already had the boarding passes for our 1510 Jet2 flight. But this meant we would have a good couple of hours in the Executive Lounge beforehand. :-)
The exec lounge at Tenerife airport is really very good. It is quite large and has a good range of drinks and snacks to which passengers can just help themselves. There are nice big windows giving great views of the aircraft taking off and landing and there was, of course, free ...
... locals than the tourists. After a dip, a few nudists and sunset later we headed back to the touristy town we were staying in and went out for dinner (Italian, surprisingly enough as there was not a lot of tapas around).
Having the rental really allowed us to escape the British package resort areas and see more of the beauty of the volcanic island. We headed up into the mountains in the centre of ...
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