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Silk Cotton Trace, Crown Point, Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago | Condo
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Travel Blogs from Crown Point

Tobago farewell

A travel blog entry by andy_n

2

... a postage stamp compared to Buccoo reef, it was a more interesting dive. There was a lot of brain coral, a bit of fan coral and many more species of fish than we had seen on the bigger reef. Where Buccoo featured a strong tidal current, making swimming a challenge, this bay was very benign, with only a gentle surf to keep things fresh and interesting.

James and Lindrena had great success in beach combing and deposited ...

Bachacks on parade

A travel blog entry by andy_n

4

... species, iguanas and the endless array of flora unique to this amazing UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Lindrena was particularly taken by the parade of leaf-cutter ants, known locally as "bachacks" that marched considerable distances along well worn paths, carrying their green burdens like huge parasols back to their nests.

Just by-the-way, the serendipitous choice of guide was one of the great success stories of our trip. ...

Out on the reef

A travel blog entry by andy_n

4

... Pescador restaurant that had a good reputation for seafood. We eventually found it, after several blind alley forays in very rural Tobago. It definitely had promise, being located directly upon a fisherman's wharf where today's catch was being off-loaded and cleaned, but there was no available seating. We made reservations for Thursday evening and returned to Store Bay where we settled for dhalpuri roti at the Trinibago Curry House. Alison said it was her favorite meal of the trip.
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In the shelter of the reef

A travel blog entry by andy_n

4

... beaches and walking trails, shading trees and cabanas, fast food and full service restaurants, and plenty of touristy boutiques. Beach chairs are available for rent as are all the paraphernalia required for water sports. Glass-bottomed boats depart from the trademark, thatched roof, wooden jetty for excursions out to the reef. The entrance fee also gets you a sense of supervised security, not a small benefit in today's Caribbean.

As an aside, I ...

On the beach

A travel blog entry by andy_n

5

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It would also have been sort of understandable if anyone, in that gathering of less than 30, had seemed to be enjoying or even listening to the din. But nobody was. A few were kicking a soccer ball around, some were conversing - but must have been using some kind of sign language because no voice could ever heard over the screaming. It was just crazy. The only thing I knew for sure was that complaining would be a very bad idea. ...

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This condo, located on Silk Cotton Trace, Crown Point, is near Pigeon Point Beach, Nylon Pool, Store Bay, and Island Girl Catamaran.
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