Tenerife is an earthly paradise located in the Atlantic Ocean. Tenerife is one of the most important places that belong to the Canary Islands. This main island is the most popular island, people can enjoy the sea, the sun, the sand and the music. In fact, Tenerife possesses a spectacular coastline full of a vibrant nightlife. That is why the island receives more than five million people from different parts of the world every year. |
The island of Tenerife, celebrates an interesting cultural event called the Santa Cruz of Tenerife Carnival each year. This carnival is the most important one in Tenerife because it has a rich historical background.
The carnival is celebrated in February and plenty of people agree that the carnival is the second most stunning one around the world after the Carnival of Rio de Janeiro. Nowadays, the Santa Cruz of Tenerife Carnival is aspiring to be declared as a World Heritage site.
There are two important parts during the celebration: the Carnival celebrated on the street and the official Carnival. Plenty of local and foreign people gather together in February to enjoy good music, exquisite food and extraordinary parades.
Tenerife is not only a good resort with a splendid nightlife and stunning beaches. The island has other interesting attractions and activities that tourists can enjoy during their trip. From shopping in local stores to sightseeing touristic attractions and from surfing to sunbathing, Tenerife is definitely a destination where people can have fun.
Tenerife has a modern airport named The Reina Sofia International Airport. It is located is the south part of the island, about 25 kilometers away from the most popular resorts in Tenerife (The Christians resort and the Americas Beach resort). The airport holds domestic and international flights every day.
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