Travel Blogs from Port of Spain
... in wafts the unmistakable smell of ganga, no wonder they're always happy!! The trees have green lizards running up them and beautiful amazing birds chirping out their different songs. My bike has had an adaptation to it, namely a crate fixed on the back. It means I've been able to cycle to the three chandleries and shop to get supplies, much easier than the heavy walk. There is nothing else local except four more boatyards! I can't wait to get back in the ...
... me. The fruitcake provided the perfect opportunity to appease Robbie of one of many wishes on his bucket list. He had been envious of the waiters singing and banging crockery and cutlery and presenting a cake to anyone celebrating a birthday. I've never seen a grown man get such pleasure from simple gestures - his joie de vivre is intoxicating. I arranged for our waiters to present my cake to him, singing 'happy World Cup' instead of happy birthday. His reaction was ...
... was nice to get back on the ground in Port of Spain.
Our Caribbean Airlines flight continued to Miami. It was much less bumpy on that leg of the flight. While in the air, we were served an omelette, dinner roll, turkey sausage link and coffee. It was really quite good for airline food.
We arrived on time in Miami at 11:35.
... The flight to Port of Spain was short, about 50 minutes, and uneventful.
At the airport we parked at Gate 9. That was at about 06:30. We had to get off the plane and go through security again. Then it was right back to Gate 9 to await boarding. It was nearly 08:00 when we got back to our same seats on the same plane.
We pushed back from the gate on time ...
... 8220;FETEs” and then the street parade…you better have great stamina and be in shape. We are looking for super humans!
This however, is not a description of what I do! I just jump in and hope to come out alive! I did a few fetes….saving my energy or whatever exists of it for Early Monday morning. As the saying goes …. Lawd..if yuh cyah lend ah hand….put ah foot. I will need it.
I really kicked it off with Panorama. You see ...
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Other places to stay in Port of Spain
8 Carlos Street, Port of Spain | Hotelfrom $70
7 Coblentz Gardens, Port of Spain | 2 star hotelfrom $25
#53 Picton Street, Port of Spain | 3 star hotelfrom $83
5 Alberto Street, Port of Spain | Hotelfrom $83
5 French St., Port of Spain | Hotelfrom $20
35 Fitt Street, Port of Spain | Hotelfrom $20