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Attention Journalists! We Invite You to the Routes Africa 2016 Press Trip in Tenerife, Canary Islands.

We are pleased to invite you to attend the press trip to Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, from June 25-28, 2016.

The 11th annual Routes Africa event will bring together airlines, airports, and tourism authorities to plan new air services to, from, and within Africa. It will be hosted by Tenerife Tourism Corporation with support from the Canary Islands Government at the five-star Gran Hotel Bahía del Duque.

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Adventure #39: A Big Splash in Watersports

To paraphrase Elizabeth Barrett Browning, how do we love Tenerife? Let us count the ways. There’s the perfect climate, the majesty of Mount Teide, the blend of quaint villages and cosmopolitan cities, the parks, the world-class dining, the shopping, the museums, and so on. But there’s one reason above all others to love Tenerife: the water. And the island has countless ways for you to enjoy it to the fullest.

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Adventure #8: Tenerife: Where Life’s a Beach

’Tis the season … to think about your winter vacation. For most people, the perfect get-away is a land warmed by a golden sun, where pristine beaches are bathed in ocean surges and opportunities abound for everything from surfing, jet skiing, and parasailing to strolling a promenade or relaxing in a hammock or on the sands. Such a land is Tenerife, an island bounded by beautiful beaches — including 11 that have earned the prestigious Blue Flag designation.

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Adventure #22: Walking Fun for Everyone

It’s funny how history has a way of changing. Historically, the prime destination in the Canary Islands for hikers and walkers was La Gomera. In 2015, however, Tenerife stepped up by launching a Walking Festival, and now active travelers all over the world have discovered that this island’s varied landscapes is a wonderland for walking and hiking.

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Adventure #27: Fun for the Whole Family — Including You!

Forget Disney World. When you’re looking for a vacation spot that will strengthen family bonds and create memories your children will treasure forever, look no farther than the Canary Island of Tenerife. A part of Spain yet with its own distinct culture, tropical climate, and spellbinding scenic beauty, Tenerife abounds with captivating activities that will enthrall your kids — and you, too.

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Adventure #34: Fore! Golfing in Tenerife

If you’re a golfer, what could be better than feeling the warmth of the sun as you tee up on a terraced hillside that was once a banana plantation, gazing out over a sparkling sea, with mountains rising majestically all around you? On Tenerife, you might say that’s, well, par for the course. Nine idyllic, high-quality golf courses dot the island, offering a variety of terrains, conditions, and challenges to suit golfers at all levels of skill.

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