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Gifts & Souvenirs in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Joyeria Toky

Founded in the 1960s and still with the original dark-wood shop fittings, this corner shop specialises in religious artefacts, jewellery and literature. Statuettes, cherubs, angels and Virgin Mary images crowd the d…
Cosmetics in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

La Tienda de Aloe Vera

Aloe vera grows prolifically throughout the Canary Islands (it was discovered in nearby North Africa) and, for centuries, has been recognised for its healing properties. This tiny interior is stuffed full of every i…
Jewellery in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Dédalo

It may look like just another accessory shop, but step inside to discover well-displayed, exquisite jewellery created by such eminent Spanish and Canarian jewellers as Rosa Mendéz, Carlos Reano and the shop’s namesa…
Cigars in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

El Guajiro

Old-fashioned, family-owned shops and restaurants typify this historic city street. Stop by this tiny shop, which dates from 1953, and sells locally produced cigars (from €25 for 12). Even if you don’t fancy buying …
Antiques in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Vintage Store 13

At first glance this shop resembles more of a jumble sale than anything else, but take the time to browse and you will discover all kinds of gems, including antique leather suitcases, kitsch ornaments and ceramics, …
Jewellery in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Aristocrazy

Don’t be intimidated by the Bond-Street-style showroom with its mock fireplace and exquisitely groomed sales staff, this Spanish jewellers has a collection that ranges from 18-carat gold hoops for less than €50 to a…
Cosmetics in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Artesenciás

At the time of research, this was the sole eco-friendly perfumería in the Canary Islands. Using 100% natural oils, as well as scents, there are beautifully packaged massage oils, body and face creams, scrubs, natura…
Fashion & Accessories in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Dolores Promesas

This Spanish designer apparently became inspired as a child by the bolts of material, buttons and bows at her grandfather’s modest haberdashery shop near Cádiz on the mainland. Her designs are aimed at various age g…
Drinks in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Canary Wine

The charming owner will guide you through the local wines, including eco wines and the famous banana wine with the peeled-back price of just €8 a bottle. Another popular choice is viña norte, a Lambrusco-style rosé.…
Market in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Rastro

This vast rambling flea market is held along two parallel streets starting from Mercado de Nuestra Señora de África and running along José Manuel Guimerá to the coast every Sunday. It’s the usual mix, including pira…