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Tenerife - life in the Canary Islands 2014. 

 A huge amount has changed in recent years and yet it hasn't. - the economic crisis is still fairly serve in Tenerife with yout unemployment stubbornly high. An expansion for the north of the airport is still planned. 

Loropark is still the biggest employer on the island and the central point of interest for many tourists. They have recently added a giant ant eater to their collection.

The expat community is still large, centred around Los Cristianos for the English, and Puerto del Cruz for the German ex pats. In recent years, large amounts for Russians have come to the island, attracted by the warm climate. 


In the south of Tenerife, a new language school opened, Babel Language Academy. So for anyone wanting to improve their Spanish while on holiday. Please look at their Intensive Spanish classes / courses from BLA. They offer language learning for people of all levels and have a great teaching team. BLA Tenerife. The Academy actually only about 30 minutes from the airport making an extremely convenient location.

Here are the details:

Bla Tenerife Language School
Av Magallanes, 5, 38612 El Médano, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, España
+34 922179431

BLA German site

This is article by the Telegraph. It goes through in detail and describes quite a few parts of the island. From the touristic south, the lush and traditional north of the island. Tenerife Travel guide.  It is always a great idea to read some second options before making a travel decision.

Click here to go to Puerto Properties.com, (before Sunway Tenerife) recently opened a new website about Real estate in Tenerife. Offering a wide selection of new properties in the Puerto de la Cruz area. They are widely known for their great customer service. You can find their office in the centre of town. If you are a first time home buy they have a number of services and products that will interest you. They can offer some of the lowest rates on the market right now. Benefit from overs 20 years experience as estate agents. 

 See Puerto-properties.com ( Tenerife real estate ). It is best to visit theme during the week when the have more time.