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Questions and Answers. From time to time, I get someone contacting me, via "Feedback", asking me a specific question about Tenerife. I do my best to answer it, of course, but sometimes I simply don't know, or can't find out, the information they require.

I also regularly look on "Yahoo Answers" for questions about Tenerife and try to respond to as many as I can. All at once, I had a brainwave! Why not set up a page on my own site, just like "Yahoo Answers", but specifically about Tenerife?




So, here's the deal: if you're casually browsing through my site (enjoying the experience, hopefully) and you want some extra bit of information that I've (incredibly) not included, just click through to this page and ask for it!

The question will initially come to me and I'll attempt to answer it, but it will then appear as its own page on this site, with an opportunity for any other browser to also offer an answer. (This will be especially useful if the unlikely event ever cropped up that I didn't know the answer.)

Why not try this idea:

Ask One - Answer One!


If you want to take part in this page, just fill in the form below, submit it and the rest of us will see what we can do.

Let's Help One Another!


Please note

I'm writing this in October 2015 and, for the past few months, I've been occasionally receiving comments to various questions that have no relevance to them, but serve merely as a vehicle for the poster (usually anonymous) to place a link to their business. This amounts to free advertising, so all such comments have been deleted. Should anyone wish to advertise on this site, please contact me via the "Advertising" page and I'll be happy to discuss terms.






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Mount Teide by Public Transport 
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Scam In Adeje 
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Tenerife Fraud 
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Tenerife's Police Email Address 
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Buses to Los Cristianos 
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Airport Pick-up for Disabled 
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Oxygen Concentrators 
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Bus to Mocan station (BODEGA LOS FRONTOS) 
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Consumer Office 
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Totally Sick.  
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Religious Ceremony 
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Do Tenerife Play At Home Between 16/12/2015 to 26/12/2015 
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Nappies 
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Canary Birds on Canary Islands 
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Policia Playa De Las Americas 
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Setting Up A Business In Tenerife 
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Miscellaneous 
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Questions About Attractions 
Someone advised that the 2 bananeras open to the public are now closed. Is this true?

Questions About Life Sciences 
Do you know of any personal development workshops in Tenerife?

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Questions About the Police 
Can somebody give me the fax numbers for the civil and national police in Adeje Tenerife?

Questions About Excursions 
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Questions About Living and Working in Tenerife 
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Questions About Television 
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Medical Stuff 
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Counterfeit Goods 
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Legal Stuff 
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Questions About Carnivals 
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Questions About Tracing People 
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Motoring in Tenerife 
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Shopping in Tenerife 
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Questions About Hiring Items 
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Walking in Tenerife 
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Camping in Tenerife 
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Villa Websites Not rated yet
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Internet Radio Not rated yet
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Fiesta Not rated yet
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Open Arms Bar Not rated yet
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City Hall Granadilla Not rated yet
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Solicitor's Address Not rated yet
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Road Tax Due in Torviscas Alto Area? Not rated yet
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Death Certificate Not rated yet
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Internet Cafes Not rated yet
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How To Matriculate a Car Not rated yet
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How Long This Will Go On? Not rated yet
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Electronic Shop Scam Not rated yet
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Opening on Sunday 3rd January 2016 Not rated yet
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Tenerife Football Team Not rated yet
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Christmas Not rated yet
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Ann Ridofo  Not rated yet
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Airport Security Not rated yet
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Tenerife Toilets and Paper Flushing Not rated yet
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Ko Transformers Not rated yet
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Champagne Delivery Not rated yet
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Elvo Not rated yet
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Elvo Not rated yet
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Health Care in Tenerife Not rated yet
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Busking Not rated yet
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Rubén Padron Perez Not rated yet
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E Mart Not rated yet
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