Santa Cruz De Tenerife and La Laguna Tour Experience

Spain, Santa Cruz de Tenerife Guide (B): Santa Cruz De Tenerife and La Laguna Tour Experience

Back to our travel bloggers adventures from Tenerife, I had the chance to participate in many of the activities. I have to recognize I was an ignorant of what was awaiting us in Tenerife, and one of the things that I was looking forward to, was to explore the city that accommodate us for a few days. Santa Cruz de Tenerife, and the small town north of the capital, San Cristobal de la Laguna.

During the TBMTenerife we had the chance to choose our favourite activities from a complete program. I couldn’t leave the place without exploring it so I took al the city tours from the list. The guided walking tour through Santa Cruz de Tenerife took us from the center, to explore the streets and stories of the capital.

The city center is packed with historical buildings, like the Guimera Theatre, the Church Matriz de la Concepcion, or the main and visible landmark of the huge cross in the capital center. An iconic monument for the fallen during the Civil War in Spain, for the victory side of the war during the postwar ordered by the new forces of the Spain dictatorship. The city conserves a lot of symbology of that dark past history and many other War memorials from those times. Our morning tour finished in the colorful local market of La Recova, with a local wine tasting. Right away, we had to ride on the streetcar to San Cristobal de la Laguna, a small town north from the capital. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Santa Cruz De Tenerife and La Laguna Tour Experience
Guide Location: Spain » Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Guimera Theatre   Church Matriz de la Concepcion   La Recova   Cabildo Insular   Circulo de Amistad   Bodegon Viana   Ruins of St Augustin’s Church   Strasse Park  
Author: Josep Bautista
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