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 (help@janetanscombe.com), 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:

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Snowcapped Teide by Zoe Harewood

Snowcapped Teide by Zoe Harewood

 

Snow covered Teide on road down to El Tanque by Nigel Liggett

Snow covered Teide on road down to El Tanque by Nigel Liggett

 

Masca by Steve Andrews

Masca by Steve Andrews

 

and one of Masca Gorge taken by my husband on a hike

and one of Masca Gorge taken by my husband on a hike

 

La Gomera and El Hierro from high over coast by my husband

La Gomera and El Hierro from high over west coast by my husband

 

The fabulous Anaga mountains by Linda Wainright

The fabulous Anaga mountains by Linda Wainright

 

The rugged beauty of El Medano’s coastline facing Montaña Roja by Sir Old Golfer BillEl Medano's natural coastline looking to Montaña Roja by Sir Old Golfer Bill

 

Garachico beautifully lit at nightfall by Rubén Toste

Garachico beautifully lit at night by Rubén Toste

 

Sunset from Los Gigantes by Bart Bogaert

Sunset from Los Gigantes by Bart Bogaert

Sunset from Los Cristianos by Jan Woods

Sunset from Los Cristianos by Jan Woods

 

They don’t come much more iconic than this view of Teide by Amanda Cooper

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

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.

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

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

Tagana, on the north coast of Anaga, the north eastern tip of Tenerife, by Jean Cordier

 

Lunar landscape in the Teide national park by Maurice Ault

Lunar landscape in the Teide national park by Maurice Ault

 

El Guincho cove between Icod de los Vinos & Garachico by Tracey Hampshire

Hidden hideaway El Guincho between Icod de los Vinos & garachico by Tracey Hampshire

 

Wonderful view of Teide by hiking guide Gary Rosson

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

Lenticular cloud heralding a winter weather front - the one that's currently brought 2013's first snow on Teide, by Amanda Cooper

 

Another lenticular cloud by Barry Smith in Chiguergue

Another lenticular cloud by Barry Smith in Chiguergue

 

Sunset over La Gomera taken from Playa San Juan, by Stewart Kirby

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…”

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

Snowcapped Teide by Bart Bogaert

 

Whale watching by Bart Bogaert

Whale watching by Bart Bogaert

 

Dolphin 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.

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Beautiful winter sunset from Playa Paraiso, from Rick Bewick.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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Another fantastic paragliding video from Arvid Berg

This article has 14 Comments

  1. Just a comment to remind about this page … please do let’s compile a lovely visual archive of how wonderful this island is.

  2. I’ve just updated this with a fabulous photo of the Anaga mountains. It was taken by Linda Wainright, who blogs as madeisleña. Anaga is one of Tenerife’s “essentials”, as I posted HERE (scroll to the bottom).

  3. and another incredible shot of whalewatchers reflected off the shining skin of a whale being watched …

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