The Guest Place
Travel Blogs from Port of Spain
... it coated with a very expensive layer of copper but then covered with primer and Antifoul. We think when we had the boat bonded( and wondered why it hadn't been) that is the electrics earthed inside, it reacted to the copper coat and it blew parts of it off. So, it all has to come off and start from scratch. A nasty laborious job for Craig. He looks like a jolly black giant gorilla with green, copper stained hair after a few hours. The puddling of ...
The usual 02:30 departure from home put us at the airport at about 03:30. That is where we encountered our first bump in the road.
Leslie and I had decided on this trip we would not check any bags, we would just use carry-ons. I did not realize there was a weight limit for carry-on bags. I thought that as long as the bag would fit in the "sizer" then all was good; not so much. The agent told us our ...
... water. I told them the things we had seen in the villages and the feeling of loneliness or happiness in the field. Recently, I met a girl who was the daughter of a merchant. Unfortunately, I do not know her name. I took my sheep be sheared there. Without doubt, I was shepherd. ...
... of free beer dried up, as the costumes appeared, and so did lots of I uncostumed body parts, by 3 PM we had had enough sun, enough bum, and enough Carib that we were happy to come home to our hotel and chill. Everything in POS is closed for carnival, so our diet consists of KFC and Pizza Hut, very healthy!
Wednesday is the nicest flight in the world, 10 minutes up 10 minutes down to Tobago. Still in awe that the good folks at RBC and ...
... the vehicles…trying to ensure we enjoy a safe parade. We stop at a gas station to fill up on Gas…and bought some beers to “Wake Us Up”. Jouvert starts of 4.00am but our band has a pre-party! So we get there for that. I have played with many different bands throughout the years. I have however found the band that I play with for the last 5 years is the best. I am fully comfortable, the security is tight, we get a wee wee truck and the Drinks ...
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