Canary Islands Category

On board and evacuated

We are on the move again 🙂 Happily we arrived in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to board our cruise ship. Five hours later we got evacuated.

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When men cry

The countdown started only a few days left in Tenerife before we move on. Soon our kids will visit their third country – Morocco. We used the last days to relax with yoga at the pool, to explore the beautiful Anaga mountains and to fit our entire life and belongings back into our rental car.

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Expanding the Daddy Radius

Finally, we made our way up 3718 meters above the sea level and conquered snowy El Teide. How we cheated our way up and how I ended up another day praying on a side curb.

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Hike like grandpa

After a few sunny days in Tenerife, we were ready to explore the island with Justus and Juri. Armed with a baby sling and a Manduca we made our way to the north shore for a little hike. We kind of planned everything but found ourselves an hour later with no pants and no shirts in […]

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The Three Boys from Playa del Socorro

After we settled into our apartment on Tenerife’s northern beaches I promised myself to check out the beach with the boys the next day. As a surfer there is normally nothing else that matters in life when you are close to the ocean – 200 meters away I was told. But let’s start with the […]

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Two loose screws on an airplane

Today we finally took off and it was a hilarious experience. First flight for the kids, 108kg to carry in suitcases, plus a buggy and two Maxi Cosi’s. And, of course, we didn’t finish packing the day before and we overslept five alarms on the day of departure. Still the very first time we woke […]

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