Playa de las Americas is a purpose-built holiday resort located on the island of Tenerife in Spain.
Playa de las Américas was developed in the 1960′s next to the existing town of Los Cristianos and it now stretches north towards the more upmarket resort of Costa Adeje.
The resort is known to the the place to go for nightlife in Tenerife and the best areas to go for bars, pubs and clubs are Veronicas Strip, Starco Commercial Centre and the Patch.
This web cam page will show you what the resort looks like right now because these web cameras stream live images and views direct to websites so you can look at the current weather in Playa de las Americas at anytime.
Tenerife is one of the most popular members of an island group known as the Canary Islands which Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, La Gomera, La Palma and El Hierro also belong to.
Tenerife is a four hour flight away from most of the international airports in the United Kingdom or a two hour flight from the Spanish mainland.
Being located off the coast of Africa ensures that Tenerife has one of the busiest tourist seasons which lasts all year round and both a popular winter sun and summer sun tourist destination.
The resort of Playa de las Americas is located on the south end of the island around a forty minute transfer away from the airport, while to the north of the resort lies the popular Playa Fañabe and to the south you will find the resort of Los Cristianos.
Playa de las Americas is home to the Golf Las Americas Golf Course.
The popular Siam Water Park is located in Adeje to the north of the resort not far from the Golf Las Americas Golf Course.
The Aqualand Water Park and Loro Parque are also located in the vicinity.
LIST OF WEBCAMS IN PLAYA DE LAS AMERICAS
To see what the Playa de las Americas has to offer you can have a look at a Playa de las Americas webcam.
Teneriffe Tours Webcam – View over Playa de las Americas towards the Atlantic Ocean and over the Costa Adeje with La Gomera in the background.
Earth TV Webcam – View of the Playa de Troya and La Gomera from the Hotel Troya with view towards Teide.
The Playa De las Americas makes for a very active holiday destination, for more of a quieter holiday the neighbouring resorts of Adeje, Los Cristianos, and the Playa Fañabe are recommended.
As well as the web cams of Playa de las Americas we also have a video below showing off the best sights and beaches in the resort: