Not a lot of tourists seek out this carnaval, or many fiestas in the former capital city of San Cristóbal de La Laguna even though they hold some of the biggest parties there.
Not as big as Santa Cruz, but carnival in El Puerto still involves tens of thousands of people and rocking street parties.
The biggest, brashest and most bouncing celebrations are held in Tenerife’s capital city, Santa Cruz.
By summer next year, if everything goes to plan, Tenerife could have its first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Next March a proposal will be sent to Madrid to award the Anaga Mountains this prestigious title…