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Address: Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
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Historic Mountain City

Visited a week before the Feast of Corpus Christi with the town fully festooned and putting the finishing touches on the triptych floral carpet in front of the Town Hall. Very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Irving, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Visited a week before the Feast of Corpus Christi with the town fully festooned and putting the finishing touches on the triptych floral carpet in front of the Town Hall. Very much worth the visit. It was included on a day tour from Puerto de la Cruz to Mt. Teide.

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Puerto de la Cruz, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is where the real canarians where traditional costume. They are proud of their heritage and rightly so. The municipal building is large and it shows of the yearly carnival which is where pictures on the ground are made of different colour grain and are of pictures of religious subjects etc. They have fantastic gardens free of charge of all... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

It has the little charm of old town. Not a lot to see, hence maybe a day would be enough. Only a short bus journey from Puerto de la Cruz.

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Darlington, Co Durham, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Took a taxi from our hotel to look for somewhere with a bit of character and we were not disappointed. Some nice shops too. Not tourist tat. Some lovely gardens to visit and great views of Mount Teide.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Worth taking a bus to visit La Orotava, small town about 25 minutes away from Tenerife. Great views from the park, nice walk to the museeum, beautiful wood carved balconies. We took some great pictures there.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Definitely worth an excursion and a visit, as this place escapes a bit from the main tourist fuzz and mess. You won't be alone here either, but it still feels more relaxed.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This is an interesting old town to visit you can even wander around the town hall! The highlight though of our visit was the spectacular Victoria Gardens.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place was heaving the weekend we visited. Like a carnival spirit with musicians, a choral recital and just bustling! It's also a historic heritage town that was formally a capital.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

we were lucky to be there when they had their fiestas where everyone was dressed in local dress. very friendly with food and drink for everyone. not a tourist event a real local custom.

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Cobh, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

we went to this lovely small town to the the corpus christi festival and it was brilliant. an amazing atmosphere and experiente to enjoy a traditional spanish fest with its traditional stands and sweets. the town was full of people, everywhere colourful flower pictures on the side streets, gorgeous little churches and buildings. all together a special day. I bet... More 

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Address: Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Puerto de la Cruz

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