Tenerife is often referred to as the “Queen of the Castles.” It is the largest of all of Spain’s Canary Islands, situated off the west coast of Africa. It is dominated by Mt. Teide, a dormant active volcano which is Spain’s highest peak.
Tenerife can best be recognized for its Carnaval de Santa Cruz; a grand pre-Lent celebration with parades, music, dance and colorful costumes. The island also has several beaches (from black to yellow sands) and resort regions, such as Los Crisitianos and Playa de las Amérricas. The most famous beach on Tenerife is Playa de Las Amérricas, better … Read the rest “Things to Do on Tenerife in Spain”