Presentation on theme: "EF3 extends a warm welcome to Santa Cruz de Tenerife."— Presentation transcript:
EF3 extends a warm welcome to Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
The ‘discovery’ of the New World in 1492 brought Christopher Columbus in to the archipelago several times en route to the Americas. Some history: Canary Islands
Some history: Tenerife Tenerife subsequently became an important trading centre. As such, it was subject to invasions by marauding pirates and, in 1797, from the British in the famous battle of Santa Cruz, when Nelson was defeated and lost his arm during the fight.
Sightseeing Two World Heritage Sites, one National Park, and 42 natural protected spaces are some of the treasures to be discovered in Tenerife Parque Garcia Sanabria
Sightseeing Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion
César Manrique Maritime Park Sightseeing
Playa de las Teresitas Sightseeing
Friday April 24 th at 20:30 Prices between 16€ and 33€ Orquesta Sinfonica de Tenerife: - O.Respighi – Gli uccelli - R.Vaughan Williams – Concerto para tuba en Fa menor - P.I. Chaikovski – Sinfonica Auditorio de Tenerife In the island:
Teide National Park Sightseeing
Parque rural de Anaga
La Orotava Sightseeing
Restaurants Bodeguita Canaria Los Menceyes Tasca Tagoror Cocina Urbana Colangelo Hermanos La posado Bodegon El Puntero La Hierbita La Hierbita Taberna Ramon Meson del castellano Also, if you walk towards the centre (crossing the park) you will find plenty of bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from. For a quick sandwich and a must-try fruit juice (fruit in the Canaries is top quality!), go to a “zumeria”. For example Viva Maria Dona Papaya If you have a car, you must try the “guachinches”, very cheap restaurants with Typical Canarian food and usually their home wine. They are spread throughout the North of the Island, between La Laguna and Puerto de la Cruz.
Meeting room: Tinerfe I & II Coffee breaks: 10:30 & 16:00 Guestroom/Internet: Your room rate includes breakfast and internet. As always, a satisfaction survey will be sent by EF3 after the meeting to collect your impressions of this venue.