My Engagement Weekend in Tenerife
In November 2018, I journeyed to the island of Tenerife for a little surprise. Well, it wasn’t really a surprise. I knew exactly what was going to happen. But that didn’t stop the moment from being absolutely magical.
As well as having the perfect engagement, we got to explore some of the volcanic island and even paid a visit to the rock. You’ll have to read my blog to discover why that was so great.
And, of course, no trip would be complete without some mishaps which you can read all about on the journey to Casa Del Vino
Below is a chronological list of all my blog posts from this trip.
I knew Lewis was going to propose. The exact extent of my involvement is quite funny, mostly because everyone thought I was oblivious to what was going on around me. The first hint that something was amiss was when Lewis was driving me home after an evening at my mum’s house. He couldn’t stop grinning… Read More
Friday, 23 August 2019
I never imagined that I would stay anywhere like this. I stood at the foot of our huge villa which was sprawled out in front of me for as far as my eye could see. This land was ours for the weekend. I almost felt like Simba looking out over the pridelands. Everything the light… Read More
Sunday, 25 August 2019
When I booked my flight to the volcanic island of Tenerife, there was one stand-out destination that I knew I needed to visit. It had dominated my bucket-list for years, ever since I saw it plastered over post-cards in tacky souvenir shops. The iconic landscape didn’t make it onto the reverse of Tenerife’s old currency,… Read More
Tuesday, 3 September 2019
It has been a successful morning of exploring Teide National Park. After soaking up the beautiful surroundings, it was now time to wind down with some wine tasting at Casa del Vino which literally translates to ‘The House of Wine’. Lewis and I loved sampling natural wines in Kefalonia at a vineyard called Sclavos wines.… Read More
Monday, 9 September 2019
Los Cristianos is famed for its party scene and being one of Tenerife’s main tourist hubs along the southern coast. I tend to avoid anywhere that is filled with British-like pubs playing football and serving chicken nuggets but Los Cristianos is different. Los Cristianos has sentimental value to me. A couple of years ago, this… Read More
Tuesday, 10 September 2019