My own, and readers’ photos of this wonderful island! Anyone who would like to add a photo of their own please do just email it to me (firstname.lastname@example.org), or give me a link to a Facebook photo, and I’ll add it. We really are very lucky!
Starting with my own, taken in the Llano de Ucanca on Sunday, 10 January 2016:
Snowcapped Teide by Zoe Harewood
Snow covered Teide on road down to El Tanque by Nigel Liggett
Masca by Steve Andrews
and one of Masca Gorge taken by my husband on a hike
La Gomera and El Hierro from high over coast by my husband
The fabulous Anaga mountains by Linda Wainright
The rugged beauty of El Medano’s coastline facing Montaña Roja by Sir Old Golfer Bill
Garachico beautifully lit at nightfall by Rubén Toste
Sunset from Los Gigantes by Bart Bogaert
Sunset from Los Cristianos by Jan Woods
They don’t come much more iconic than this view of Teide by Amanda Cooper
The lovely Geranium Walk in Playa de las Américas by Ian Gorman
Who’d have thought Tenerife could be so green? La Laguna by Bares de la laguna.
A pod of pilot whales taken from the mustcat catamaran by Bart Bogaert
Taganana, on the NE coast of Anaga, the NE tip of Tenerife, by Jean Cordier
Lunar landscape in the Teide national park by Maurice Ault
El Guincho cove between Icod de los Vinos & Garachico by Tracey Hampshire
Wonderful view of Teide by hiking guide Gary Rosson
Lenticular (lens-shaped) cloud heralding the weather front that brought winter 2013’s first snow on Teide on 3 November, by Amanda Cooper
Another lenticular cloud by Barry Smith in Chiguergue
Sunset over La Gomera taken from Playa San Juan, by Stewart Kirby
A fabulous photo from Bart Bogaert, who says “while the whale is watching us, we´re reflected on his skin…”
Snowcapped Teide by Bart Bogaert
Whale watching by Bart Bogaert
Dolphin watching by Bart Bogaert
A paragliding video from Arvid Berg
A couple of beautiful sunsets from Nick Moorby, taken from the Altamira in El Beril, September 2016 on different days.
Beautiful winter sunset from Playa Paraiso, from Rick Bewick.
A couple more from Nick Moorby, the first of El Duque beach, and the second of pebble towers from the corner of Riu Palace looking towards La Gomera.
And a view from the top of Teide by Nick Moorby, looking down into the caldera … just look at how tiny the Parador and Los Roques look!
Two lovely photos from Jon Pinnington, the first of La Caldera in the La Orotava valley, and the second of the amazing ruin of the water elevator in La Gordejuela in Los Realejos.
Another fantastic paragliding video from Arvid Berg