Cuffie River Nature Retreat and Eco-Lodge
Travel Blogs from Moriah
... tourist beach for a dip in
the surf – plenty of lifeguards and red flags to indicate strong undertow – the
former obviously made the latter not an issue as everyone was swimming where
the red flags were!
As ever, timing of maxi taxis is crucial – they only run
when full so you have to choose wisely – try and take one too early, like I
did, an no-one has finished their POS shopping and is not ...
... the turtle in question was about 1.4m in length and it made a real mess of the beach! They use their front flippers / arms / wing things to pull themselves up the beach slowly, before digging a huge hole with their feet to lay eggs in and they cover up the hole by flapping their flippers again to fill it with sand! Looks really exhausting… And then after they have covered the eggs they go off and make another ‘fake’ nest to try and trick less wise predators like ...
... month off and then works for another three months. So far he has been there for 7 months and will be there until mid-winter. He started out as a regular intern and has worked himself up to co-manager which enjoys some perks such as being able to drive the program cars and getting a significant boost in salary as well as some solid CV worthy experience managing a lab.
He is researching guppies, small little fishies. The study is focused, as I understand it, on the ...
... Again there were some amazing views.
Curtis took us to his favourite Roti place for some take away. This was very interesting. It's a concoction of curried meat of your choice, pureed pumpkin, spinach like substance and local vegetables. It was pretty good. We could only eat a small amount because it was spicy.
Saturday the three of us headed off to Pitch Lake. The largest natural asphalt pit. There ...
... areas of dry forest in western Trinidad.
* It has been the center of Yachting activity in Trinidad. The waterways in this area are considered excellent by divers and fishermen.
2) FETE at FATIMA COLLEGE:
* Carnival fetes or "parties" take place ...