3 Jan

New Year, New Adventures

Happy New Year! The year we leave behind has been amazing all around. Our little team has grown, we’ve introduced lots of new activities, and are left with even more motivation to tackle everything 2019 has to offer. We’ve certainly achieved a lot, but as...

20 Dec

Christmas In Tenerife

Spending Christmas abroad can be an unforgettable experience, but it can also take a bit of getting used to. At least for those of us who come from Northern Europe, spending Christmas Day under a palm tree in warm and sunny Tenerife can feel a...

12 Dec

A Beginner’s guide to wine in Tenerife

A brief history Wine production in Tenerife started in the 15th century after vine grapes were introduced to the island by the Spanish. Today there are several grape varieties that are completely unique to the island, thanks to a plant epidemic called phylloxera, which destroyed many...

8 Nov

Hiking In The Footsteps Of The Guanches

Who were the Guanches? The Guanches were the native inhabitants of the Canary Islands. They were a group of light skinned people who most likely arrived by sea from North Africa long before the Spanish made their way over to these shores. Researchers think that the...

15 Oct

Xwander Good staff – Louise

Go behind the scenes and meet the members of our adventure guide dream team. This week: Louise from France. The interview Who are you / where do you come from / what do you do? Hello, I am Louise From France and I’m here at Xwander as an...