Radisson Hotel Trinidad
Travel Blogs from Port of Spain
... in Las Palmas Marina, when we had to take refuge during the gales there. He was off to Peurto Rico from there to collect his girlfriend. So we have had several chats with Roman and Ingrid of Swiss Lady and being the small world it is, they met Ossie Mike in Peuto Rico too! After two weeks Craig has finished grinding the hull. Next onto the painting, which I can help with. My hands have not been idle, I've washed everything I can find, as the machines ...
... show which lasted over an hour and was very good. The fellow who played the steel pan was excellent and the limbo dancers were so agile. Speaking about steel pans -- we were greeted at the dock by a steel pan band which was very good.
We were late leaving today as some of the tours were late. Our tour ended by noon so we had the afternoon to ourselves. The steel pan band gave us a send off as we departed at 4:30pm.
For your Info: There are 74 KFC's scattered ...
... read socialism) in Venezuela, just seven miles away by sea, had resulted in massive immigration to Trinidad by Spanish speaking Venezuelans, to the point that a significant percentage of the island's population is now Spanish speaking. There is some political discussion going on about declaring the island to be officially bilingual in English and Spanish. Well, good luck with that, but I am not sure where that leaves those whose home tongue is Hindi or Urdu.
... vehicle that had gone over the edge!
Got dropped off at the fisherman’s village to see the catch
being landed – mainly juvie hammerheads so you can see why “bake & shark”
has been made into the local delicacy. Bake is a fried fat laden sort of
savoury holeless doughnut that is split and filled with breaded shark – you
then smother it in salad and sauce.
Then headed to the ...
It was around 05:00 when we landed at Port of Spain. Within the hour, after getting our baggage, I was standing at the Caribbean Airlines counter trying to get us to Georgetown. The ticket agent told me the next flight was at 10:30. She said we could go standby on that flight. However, she said she could not ticket us until I paid any fees due at counter 1. She continued by saying I could not do that until ...
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