Located in the north of Tenerife, one can find San Cristóbal de la Laguna, World Heritage Site and home to the University of La Laguna which is home to 30,000 students. In 2010 after a survey, La Laguna was declared as the city with the best reputation in the Canary Islands and the third no provincial capital city of Spain with the best reputation, right behind Gijon and Marbella.
La Laguna maintains its unique and valuable old town in good conditions and the streets are full of monuments and historical buildings. Furthermore, the city is an important centre of trade and commerce, where the visitors can find any kind of souvenir to carry home, like fashion, typical wine from Tenerife, crafts and typical gastronmic products.
When coming to Tenerife it's nearly obligatory to visit La Laguna. The city does not just offer a great deal of interesting stuff for the ones who like culture and want to learn something about the background of this historical city, it also offers a great variety of local food and beverages. On the official homepage of Turismo de La Laguna a calendary with all the cultural events can be found, as well as a listing of some ideas of doing sport, the most important celebrations and other interesting sights, in order to guarentee the greatest experience possible to the visitor.