ABOUT PLAYA DE LAS AMERICAS
Playa de las Americas, the tourist resort of Tenerife. The location where this place is built, by developers chosen. On Playa de las Americas is little authentic, it's just been built for tourists to accommodate. The biggest reason this place just to build the favorable climate for Playa de las Americas is one of the driest and hottest places in the Canary Islands.
The proximity of the location directly west former fishing village of Los Cristianos is also an important reason.
Who visits Playa de las Americas will do that especially for the sun and to be entertained. It is a place similar to tourist resorts on the mainland such as Lloret de Mar and Salou. Again many bars with live football games and happy hours, entertainment halls and Chinese restaurants where you can eat for a few euros. Furthermore it contains the well-known chains like McDonalds, Pizza Hut and Burger King. Those who like staying in a tourist town is a good choice for this city. Besides the many hotels and apartment blocks, the huge variety of shops, because besides the cheap stuff that you see everywhere in countries like Spain, Greece and Turkey, but can buy you will also find shops of famous fashion brands with a wide range of products.
Because of the favorable tax luxury goods are often cheaper than in the Netherlands. It used to be interesting to get to the shops with a good reputation electronic products such as cameras and video cameras to buy. Since the advent of online shopping and their prices can be lower today as well and cheap in the Netherlands or Belgium you buy stuff.