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We are travelling to Playa de las americas in late May. Could anyone tell me if there is a problem with mosquitos at the present or if they increase near the time we are going.

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I never get bitten but I do know some that do so I would say yes there'. Mosquito in Tenerife

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Have never seen any.

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never been bitten by them over the years until last month! we walked along the beach one evening and i got bitten 5 times. but they must of liked me, as i was the only one out of 4 that got bitten!

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Always get bitten!!! pfft!

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If you get bitten elsewhere then look at trying skin so soft spray from Avon. Works for me whatever country

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Mozzies love me as a rule ...but never been bitten on tenerife ! alover europe yes bitten badly and one got me in Tunisia ...right where the sun dont shine ! ( if you know what i mean !! ) ...lol. but never had any prob on tenerife. if you buy reppelant make sure it contains ..Deet....apparently they hate it and its used on jungle expeditions...ps i hate the cockroaches more !!.

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Never seen a cochroach but I'm always bitten by mozzies.

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In all the time coming to tenerife never have eirher of us been bitten.

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