Tenerife, Canary Islands

Thursday, August 1, 2002, 12 photos.

Hotel Tower:

Colorful Houses: Playa Paraiso, Tenerife - not Legoland, Danmark :-) At least these pretty buildings have style! But unfortunately ugly tourist bunkers are the most common buildings in this environment. And there also many construction sites and ruins of once begun and never finished buildings. Fujichrome Astia 100, July 2002

Colorful Houses : Playa Paraiso, Tenerife: Another view of this colourful skyline in the light of the late afternoon Sun. Fujichrome Astia 100, July 2002

Landscape: Somewhere onthe pass between Santiago del Teide and El Tanque. In the background is the 3717m high Pico del Teide. Fujichrome Astia 100, July 2002

Fog Cover: Fog sea somewhere on the pass between Santiago del Teide and El Tanque. Usually the northern side of this island is covered with clouds while the southern side is sunny. Fujichrome Astia 100, July 2002

Garachico: An amazing view from the cliff down to the harbor basin of the little village Garachico. Fujichrome Astia 100, July 2002

Erosion: A hill with an interesting erosion formation somewhere on the pass between Buenavista and Santiago del Teide. Fujichrome Astia 100, July 2002

Sunset: Setting Sun behind La Palma, the neighbour island of Tenerife. Fujichrome Sensia 100, July 2002

Hiking Path:

Flower:

Debris :

Seven Up: A 7up can on some casted concrete wave brakers at Carachico. This picture has been manipulated with GIMP. The colours of the concrete have been desaturated while those of the can remained untouched. 2.8/135mm telephoto lens, Fujichrome Sensia 100, July 2002