Travel Blogs from Piarco
I have a 15 hour layover here and the cheapest hotel I can find is 80 bucks. I wouldn't pay half that at home. I land in Caracas tomorrow early ant then a 12 hour bus ride to Bogota. I can't load pics here yet because I don't have a cable for my camera so be patient.
... yawning” down the communal
plumbing and the his groaning/moaning meant I got no sleep whatsoever despite
the earplugs – I was furiously tired by morning and asked to move rooms.
Needed 2 massive cups of very strong coffee just to get me
moving – stupidly I only brought instant thinking there wouldn’t be facilities
in a place like this – not only a coffee maker but also filter papers ...
... change, but otherwise seemed adequate. As we left we noticed the speedometer was not working and some of the dashboard warning lights were on, but what the heck - we only wanted it for four days.
The roads up through the hills to the North Coast were very twisty but took us through some beautiful countryside: steep, tree-covered hills and sudden glimpses of hidden bays, blue waters and small islets - picture postcard stuff. We did the same ...
1) Carnival is such an important aspect of life in Trinidad that many schools believe that sponsoring a carnival band is a way to teach young people about their roots and culture. In Trinidad’s Kiddies Carnival, hundreds of schools and community organizations participate! In this way, communities work together to develop stronger friendships and greater respect for the ...
...in Piarco about 4 hours later.
Still waiting on the flight.
I'm tired cause I aint slept last night.
Posted on the blog.