Planet Appetite: Walking Festival in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain

Rupert Parker | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Tenerife is the Canary Island famous for its sandy beaches and year round sunshine, but its Walking Festival is a good introduction to over 1500 km of hiking trials and there's plenty of luxury accommodation to salve your weary limbs and make your stay a comfortable one.

Boxer Brook Stabbed In The Leg On Holiday

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Posted 04.09.2014 | UK Sport

World boxing champion Kell Brook, from Sheffield, is in hospital in Tenerife after being stabbed in the leg while on holiday. Brook's condition is ...

'Grey Power': Or How Partying Pensioners Are Taking Over The Party Island Of Tenerife (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK

Boozing, fighting and nightclubbing – Tenerife is host to scores of British visitors who come for just these things. But it’s not just the you...

The Ritz-Carlton, Abama, Tenerife - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

We decided to take our trip over a long weekend and arrived there early afternoon on a Friday, departing on a Monday late afternoon. We thought it was a nice amount of time for a short break in the sun but we didn't realise we'd come away loving the hotel so much that we didn't want to leave!

Things Go Horribly Wrong For Man Dressed In Gorilla Suit At Zoo

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

A man dressed in a gorilla costume was shot with a tranquilliser dart after being mistaken for a real gorilla, according to reports. According to l...

Why Spring Sunshine Means Slump in Holiday Prices

Mark Hodson | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Hodson

The warm spring sunshine that has arrived across most of Britain is dividing opinion amongst the travel industry. Companies selling holidays in the UK are breathing a huge sigh of relief. Some were wondering if coverage of the floods in the West Country would kill off bookings for the season. How quickly we forget.

A Foodie's Guide to Spain's Ultimate Dining Hotspots

Adam Bown | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Adam Bown

Spain is a gastronomic Nirvana for foodies, with towns, cities and regions all boasting delicious local specialities. However, we've tasted our way through España to give you the inside scoop on the best places to taste tantalising tapas and other Spanish delicacies! From cosy and obscure to super chic and incredibly sleek, these Spanish hotspots are not to be missed.

Tenerife, Loving My Neighbour

Matthew Hirtes | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Matthew Hirtes

There's little love lost between the neighbouring islands of Gran Canaria and Tenerife. If you want any evidence of this, go along to a derby between rivals UD Las Palmas and CD Tenerife.

Brits Injured In Explosion On Tenerife

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2013 | UK

An explosion in a hotel on Tenerife has injured three British people, including an eight-year-old girl and her mother. The woman was taken to hospi...

The Big Getaway

PA | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK

Around 1.7 million Britons will escape the continuing cold to holiday abroad this Easter. Many have snapped up last-minute offers to get away from ...

Tenerife Beheader Found Guilty

PA | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK

A Bulgarian drug addict who beheaded a British grandmother in a frenzied knife attack on the holiday island of Tenerife was today found guilty of murd...

Tenerife 'Beheader' Though He Was An Angel, Jury Hears

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

A man accused of brutally beheading a British grandmother in Tenerife was haunted by voices telling him he was "an angel of Jesus Christ who is going ...

Man On Trial For Brutal Beheading Of British Woman In Tenerife

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

A man will go on trial today accused of murdering and beheading a British grandmother in a frenzied knife attack on the holiday island of Tenerife. ...

'It Will Reopen Our Wounds' Daughters Of Tenerife Beheading Victim To Attend Suspect's Trial

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK

The daughters of a woman who was beheaded in Tenerife say they want to come "face to face" with the man accused of their murder. Jennifer Mills-Wes...

Anti-Valentine's Day Escapes

Polly Allen | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Polly Allen

With the cheese-fest that is Valentine's Day fast approaching, it's time to get your exit strategy in place. For whatever reason (you're recently heart-broken, perpetually single and cynical, or you just happen to have taste), here are the places where you're most likely to be left untroubled by lovebirds.

My First Holiday With Nicola

Jeff Brazier | Posted 17.10.2012 | Home
Jeff Brazier

For some time the boys had talked about the summer holidays with some excitement, mainly because they were so looking forward to going to see their nanny who now lives in Tenerife.

PHOTOS: 5,000 Flee Canary Island Amid Devastating Wildfires

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK

Britons are being urged to stay in touch with the Foreign Office as wildfires rage in the Canary Islands, forcing the evacuation of thousands of resid...

Spirit Lifting Swims

Posted 23.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Everybody loves swimming in the sea, but it's not the only place that offers amazing opportunities to take the plunge. From geothermal hot springs in...

British Schoolgirl, 6, Dies After Falling Down Stairs On Tenerife Holiday

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK

A six-year-old British schoolgirl has died after falling down a flight of stairs during a family holiday in Tenerife. Heather Kennedy was rushing ...