• Travel

    Tenerife – what is it like?

    Tenerife is neither a country nor a state – it is one of the islands west of Africa that belong to Spain.   Language This is pretty obvious, but I still want to mention it just for completeness. The language spoken in Tenerife is Spain. Yet a lot of the people who live there – especially in the touristic regions of big hotels – they are able to understand many more European languages.   Vegetation The island was created due to a volcanic eruption. Therefore parts of the island are very barren, with almost no vegetation but black and brown volcano stones. The crator in the middle of the island…