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Brit expats in Spain stunned and fearful after Brexit win

Effect the Brexit win would have on British investment in Spain

The UK voted to leave the EU in a referendum yesterday, immediately sending the value of sterling plummeting and leaving British expats in Spain stunned and concerned about their future. Britain has voted to leave the EU, by an expected margin of 52 percent to 48 percent, sending shockwaves around Europe. After it initially appeared…

Brexit: what would it mean for your EU holiday home?

Brexit: what would it mean for your EU holiday home in Tenerife

Holidaymakers “seeking a day’s sunshine by the sea and those who enjoy poking around another town” are drawn to British resorts every year, according to Looking at Great Britain, a study of “British people and customs”, published in 1973. That was the year Britain joined the European Union. Since then the number of trips we…

The Department of Sustainability of the Coast and Sea has authorized bring Sahara sand to regenerate the beach of El Camisón, located in Arona

Sahara sand to regenerate the beach of El Camison in Arona, Tenerife

The insular Minister of Tourism reports that about 12,000 cubic meters are imported to mix with the material that is already in that area aronera bathroom The Department of Sustainability of the Coast and Sea has authorized bring Sahara sand to regenerate the beach of El Camisón, located in Arona, with a length of about…

June 2016 hotel prices in Tenerife up 12% on 2015

Playa de la Arena - Santiago del Teide | Best beaches in Tenerife

The continued rise in demand for holidays in the Canaries has seen hotel prices form June rise well above the average increase recorded for Spain overall. A comprehensive survey by travel site Trivago reveals that prices being charged this month in the islands are up just over 12% compared to June a year ago. The…

Blue Flag beaches in Tenerife 2016

Tenerife Blue Flag beaches 2019

One of every four beaches in the Canaries (45 in total) and five ports may raise this year the blue flag, a symbol of environmental quality and tourism value added in its thirteenth edition recognizes the efforts of 24 municipalities of the islands. The award ceremony of the Blue Flags archipelago was made today at…

Air Europa (IATA: UX / ICAO: AEA) Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner EC-MIG at Tenerife Norte – Los Rodeos (TFN / GCXO)

Air Europa (IATA: UX / ICAO: AEA) Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner EC-MIG at Tenerife Norte - Los Rodeos (TFN / GCXO)

Tenerife North airport received morning of June 3,  2016  for the first time, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft operated by Air Europa. The plane made the Madrid-Tenerife Los Rodeos route, landing about 08:55 hours, and returned to the capital of Spain around 10:00 hours. The aircraft joined the fleet of Air Europa on 15 March. It…