Society & Environment

Tigaiga – fostering sustainable change

STRATEGY It is difficult to separate the environmental commitment of Hotel Tigaiga from the activity it has been developing for 60 years (1959-2019). Just to name one example, our hotel was the first in the Canary Islands to install solar panels in 1982. As a family run business, we have deployed a strategy based onContinue Reading “Tigaiga – fostering sustainable change”

Tigaiga & the media

And Winners of the trivago Awards 2019 …

It is with enormous delight that we announce we are winners of the top 10 national trivago Awards 2019. The trivago Awards are the highest endorsement trivago gives to hotels, in recognition of their achievements throughout the year. Johannes Thomas, trivago Managing Director and Chief Revenue Officer, said the following of the Awards: “As a leading globalContinue Reading “And Winners of the trivago Awards 2019 …”

Society & Environment

Tigaiga involved in Beach Clean Up Playa Jardín

This Wednesday our hotel engaged our staff  in sustainability efforts,  helping to  improve the local environment by taking part in the Beach Clean Up. The beach clean at  Playa Jardín: involved 60 staff of over 15 hotels of Puerto de la Cruz collected 200 kg of solid waste, mailny cigarette stubs !! After it wasContinue Reading “Tigaiga involved in Beach Clean Up Playa Jardín”

Society & Environment

Social Accounting for Sustainability

Last Friday  at the Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism the lecturer of the University of the Basque Country, Leire San José, gave a seminar on social monetization. She, together with Professor José Luis Retolaza, leads the methodology of monetization of social value that Beatriz Guzmán Pérez and Javier Mendoza Jimenez (from the University ofContinue Reading “Social Accounting for Sustainability”

Events

On your mark, get set …..

Do not miss the legendary 18th edition of the Tigaiga Classic Oldtimer Rally, here  in Puerto de la Cruz. On Sunday 20th November  it will happen again: the legendary old timer rally “Tigaiga Classic” with the timeless universe of the beautiful vintage cars. Wrooom, wrooom:  An absolute must-see for all fans – around thirty of these fantastic cult-cars willContinue Reading “On your mark, get set …..”

Society & Environment

International Conference on Solar Energy for Buildings and Industry

ISES, AEDES and the University of the Balearic Islands are organizing the 2016 edition of EuroSun, the ISES European solar energy congress.(http://eurosun2016.org/) On Friday 14th October, 2016 Ana Palmero, FEUP (Faculty of Engineering of University of Porto) will present Poster D1-04 Energetic analysis of the implementation of renewable energies in a Canary Island hotel HOTELContinue Reading “International Conference on Solar Energy for Buildings and Industry”