news from the island

Thursday February 23, 2012Features

Beetlejuice

Local farmers still cultivate the cochineal beetle, whose dye was once a key island export....

Tuesday February 21, 2012Features

Checking In :: Villa Tara, Puerto del Carmen

Villa Tara is a rare find, offering top quality villa accommodation in the heart of the resort...

Wednesday February 15, 2012Features

Extras, Extras…Read All About Them

Which airlines are the worst offenders when it comes to charging for flight extras?

Friday February 10, 2012Features

Art Cars :: Driven By Design

César Manrique was helping German car manufacturer BMW years before MTV started pimping rides.

Thursday February 9, 2012Features

It's Carnaval Time...

Tomorrow sees the start of the Carnival season, with the action getting underway in Arrecife.

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