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Tenerife Walking Festival

Xwander is taking part in the Walking Festival, which is organized by the tourism board of Tenerife. The festival will take place from the 22nd to 26th of May 2018. The best companies in Tenerife are providing professional guiding services for all the different types of hikes and trails around Tenerife, and Xwander is one […]
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First time trail running in Tenerife

Trail Running is a sport full of challenges and sensations in which you must really be aware of your limits and your capabilities. This is a good reason to carry it out in a place that offers boundless possibilities the way Tenerife does. This island, with all its varied landscape and unique scenery brings together […]
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Diving and snorkeling on picturesque Playa Abades beach

When you arrive at the Playa of Abades it’s like walking onto your own private beach – there’s no one to be seen. Local men are sipping coffee at the beach cafeteria and greeting us with a smile. The wind is still a little bit chilly but luckily the sun starts warming us up. It’s […]
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Paragliding through the air

Paragliding is something you have to try once in your lifetime. It gives you such a rush although the journey through air is surprisingly relaxing and easygoing. It all comes down to taking the leap. Before the takeoff your palms are sweating, your heart is pacing and it seems like speed walking ants are taking […]
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Deep in the magical forest of Anaga

Several trails, varying in length and challenge, connect to the northern hills of Anaga forest from the Cruz Del Carmen intersection. Mirador de Cruz del Carmen viewpoint, Ermita de Nuestra Señora del Carmen sanctuary, a restaurant, cafe and the Centro de Visitantes visitors’ centre can also be found in the area, located near the village […]
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Whale watching in the deep blue of the Atlantic

The subtle sea breeze hums in our ears while the sun scorches down from the blue sky. The twelve meter sailboat rocks from side to side as we drift further away from the Los Gigantes harbour. In the horizon, a silhouette of the La Gomera island, located 50 kilometres from Tenerife. The sailboat heads towards […]
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