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... Caribbean Airlines flights cancelled or delayed. Because of that, we began to look into whether or not we should abandon our Caribbean ticket and get a flight out of Port of Spain on American. Every time we were close to opting for American, Caribbean told us they were nearly ready to board our flight. We decided to take our chances and ultimately boarded our Caribbean flight to Ft. Lauderdale at 12:15. By 13:02 we were in the air ...
... until 1797 when it came under British rule and gained its independence in 1962 remaining a member of the Commonwealth.
Our morning began early as our tour started at 7:30am. We boarded our bus for our tour of Port-of-Spain (capital of Trinidad and a 21/2 hour ferry ride to Tobago) home to over280,000 people. The whole island is home to about 1.2 million people. We past the parliament building, the cultural centre that looks like the Sydney Opera house in Australia, ...
... the only brand available in the local supermarket is ***** so I’m
sticking to the instant for now.
Too tired to undertake the planned trip so decided to head
to the beach – Maracas Bay is the best one within “easy” striking distance of
POS. It was a pleasant stroll around the market trying to find where the
appropriate maxi taxi there departed from – when I did, I discovered it would
... the Black Africans that had come to this island as slaves and had their descendents remain and eventual become free and helped form the independent and prosperous nation of Trinidad and Tobago. There was a long line passing thru port security that needed to be waited before boarding the ship. This turned into a great experience as we were treated by one musical vendor to a truly Caribbean version of Margaretville on the most Caribbean of instruments; the ...
... The first temple we visited featured a large murti, or embodiment of a spirit, in the image of a monkey. The murti overlooked a large and beautiful temple which we could enter if we took off our shoes and promised not to take any photos. From the temple we could hear chanting from a smaller shelter near the temple. From there we went to the Temple on the Sea, a temple built by a Hindu man during a time when it was outlawed to build a temple ...
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76B Ariapita Road, Port of Spain | Villafrom $80