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i've been in tobago just over a week.. i'm heading back to port of
spain to see the build up to christmas and check out the southern half
of the island. anyway, so i'm logging in to quickly tell you what i've
been up to in this tropical island of tobago whilst upload a few pics
to help you overcome the bordem …
... check out one or two.
The Mount Irving Bay beach looked inviting, as did another one a mile or so further up the road. But they were also deserted and we had been cautioned about using a beach area of that description (the forces of evil, don't you know.) Eventually we came upon one just outside Plymouth that seemed to be what we were looking for. It may have been Arnos Vale beach, then again maybe it wasn't.
... of one Elvis Jack as a certified tour guide, so we connected with him to arrange a three-hour exploration of this habitat. Sadly, mobility issues made it impossible for me to accompany the group on this journey.
The family set off with their guide at 6:30am for the two-hour drive to the central ridge of the island. They returned at mid-afternoon with breathless tales of caymans, agouties, various raptors, parrots and ...
... the fern coral and other formations. Our guide encouraged us at to take samples of the wonders we saw, and he shot several larger fish with a spear gun made of bamboo and an old tire tube.
Years later, when I was taking scuba lessons, I learned that decades of such activity by tourists and locals had all but destroyed Buccoo reef. As we walked across the coral we had crushed the delicate structures that protected the polyps within them, killing the creatures. ...
Normally, I tend to resent prosthelytizing of this sort. Having made reference in this blog several times already to the dark side of Caribbean culture, however, I was encouraged to witness overt attempts by some to re-introduce and reinforce notions of responsibility and fair play in Tobagonian society. To a large degree, the bad guys have taken over many of the islands. On four occasions I saw signs that the good guys were starting to push back ...
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