Dear Tigaiga guests! With your donations you financed the planting of local trees on the 10th of March in the Barranco del Infierno, Orotava Valley. In doing so, you contributed not only to preservation of the biological diversity and functions of this area, but also to active climate protection. Mixed natural forests are the largest terrestrialContinue Reading “Tree planting in the Orotava area”
“Compassion” is the theme of this year’s sand carpet of the town square in La Orotava. From the end of April it is being created with over 1,300 kilos of sand. This year, mainly brown and white sand has been collected from the National Park Cañadas to “paint” the image. On June 2nd, the “carpet” will be ready for theContinue Reading “La Orotava – Corpus Christi 2016”
The work has begun and will be ready for the 26th June. DE LO EFIMERO A LO SUBLIME trailer de la película de las alfombras de La Orotava from Luis Gª de Armas KROMACANARIAS on Vimeo.
Memory and tradition! by colectivo Cultural La Escalera
The Feast of Corpus Christi is always celebrated in the city of La Orotava a week later than anywhere else. Since the year 1912, on the town square, an 900 m²-large image is created with over 2000 kilograms of different coloured Teide sands. The creation of this years image has already begun. A tarpaulin isContinue Reading “A beautiful sand carpet in La Orotava …”
In the historic town of La Orotava, the largest sand carpet in the world is being prepared for the Corpus Cristi festival (June 10th) , in front of the La Orotava Town Hall.