It's hard to miss the striking chime tower of the city's most established church, which additionally has conventional Islamic-style design roof work. The present church was worked in the seventeenth and eighteenth hundreds of years, yet the first building went up in 1498, soon after the island was won. At the core of the shining silver sacrificial table is the Holy Cross of the Conquest, which dates from 1494 and gives the city its name.
This cerebrum twisting amalgam of characteristic science and pale history is the city's main fascination, and a standout amongst other exhibition halls in all the Canary Islands. Set inside the previous common healing centre, the show features are without a doubt the Guanche mummies and skulls, all of which are wilted masses of skin, hair and bone, with faces dried into twisted and abnormal demeanours.
The feature of this emotional current building is the superb craftsmanship exhibition which covers three expansive and light displays. Try not to miss the lasting display of both the canvases and varying media shows devoted to the life and work of the Tenerife-conceived Oscar Dominguez, considered the third most noteworthy surrealist Spanish painter in Spain after Joan Miro and Salvador Dali. Brief displays regularly incorporate exceptional Spanish craftsmen and reflect restless contemporary topics.
This glorious, taking off white flood of a hall was planned by the globally prestigious Spanish draftsman Santiago Calatrava and has a Sydney Opera House nearness, and additionally great acoustics. Guided visits will take you in the background of this surprising building.
Set up in 1788, this radiant greenhouse has a great many plant assortments from everywhere throughout the world and is a delightful place in which to while away an evening enjoying the ambiance. And in addition the real accumulations of tropical and subtropical plants, there is a wide assortment of palms from everywhere throughout the world, a fragrant herb cultivate and a mammoth 200-year old Australian gum tree.
The setting is glorious, a luxurious chateau dating from 1632 with rooms set around a focal porch finish with notable photographs and memorabilia. One room is dedicated to lacework. Sidestep the Chinese imports to appreciate the fine neighbourhood embroidery; there may well be a showing occurring. There is additionally a bodega with a unique Lager wine press. Request an essence of the banana alcohol however, no, it doesn't check towards your five a day.
Otherwise called the Jardin Victoria, these French-affected eighteenth century gardens course down the slope and are delegated by a little marble sepulchre worked as a tomb for the Marques de la Quinta Roja. Be that as it may, obviously his better half and mother differ where to lay his body when he passed on, so the sepulchre was not utilized for its unique reason and nobody recognizes what exists in.
Tenerife is the biggest of all the Canary Islands.
This island bears the same flag as Scotland.
The longest beach of the island is El Medano.
Tenerife’s renowned black sand seashores are virtuously the colour of the volcanic sand.