Piarco International Hotel
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... hope the ones in business stop, not just some likely lad, as seemed to be the case this time – he certainly tried in on in regards of the price, which I agreed before getting in, not knowing the airport was less than 2 miles away. Then he tried to suggest he could meet me in South America as a woman would enjoy her travels much more with a man for company!!
Conviasa came up trumps and got me safely (despite the hideous cheese roll “snack” on the plane) and even ...
... at 3pm having been
waiting for 2 hours!
By the time I got back I was ready for a refreshing drink –
took a while to find a not very supermarket (coffee filters but no coffee!) to
find they don’t sell beer. All the rum shops, which I’d identified all sold
beer, were near the market – eventually found it in a petrol station at £1 a
pop for just 275ml – good job I’m not staying long!
... good actually and much bigger than I had expected – it was a huge Catamaran like the ones doing the channel crossing on a regular basis. It was very comfortable with plush leather seats and it took 2 – 3 hours to reach the Port of Spain. Having flown in to Tobago I thought that I might as well have a bit of variety, see some coastline and have an adventure over the seas for my return journey! Port of Spain turned out to be very expensive for accommodation and I ...
... pay for costumes fashioned by a designer and assembled by teams of volunteers. The costumed participants dance through the streets to the sounds of a steel band, a soca band or a d.j. - this is called "playing mas'". A unique feature of this parade is that locals and tourists alike participate in the parade of bands. Each band is led by a King and Queen, who wear extremely large costumes, often requiring ...
... Quest’.” Whoa! We walked the 1 ½ miles as quickly as we could to explain to them that we didn’t have the block and find out to whom they gave it instead. Turns out there was one other “Quest” in Trinidad. We could contact the other Quest in that other boatyard on Monday morning (this was Sunday). We weren’t too concerned, it was just an innocent mistake.
Chris walked to get the block on Monday and came back with a ...
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