Trinidad’s San Fernando Hill

Couples strolling, friends hanging out and even a large group of nurses doing a project were among the people enjoying the ambiance at San Fernando Hill when I arrived. I…

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Tour of Siparia, Trinidad – the City of Sand

Sometimes tourists to our shores end up seeing and knowing more details about our islands than most of us locals! Out of the four sites we visited during my recent…

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Machel Montano, K2K & Carnival Caribbean Beat cover photo shoot

Behind the scenes: Caribbean Beat cover photo shoot with Machel Montano & K2K Carnival

For the January/February issue (#113) of Caribbean Beat, Soca super star Machel Montano graces the cover wearing a design from the new Carnival band K2K Alliance. Hair and makeup for…

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Shore Things Cafe & Craft, Tobago

Driving along the Claude Noel Highway in Tobago, I couldn’t help but smile as I thought about what I was going to order for lunch. When asked where we should…

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The Rock – Toco

When I was a child whenever I visited the rocky promontory at Galera Point, Toco, dubbed by locals as ‘The Rock’, I felt as if I was truly standing on…

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Caribbean Beat and Discover Trinidad & Tobago magazines partner with T&T Film Festival (ttff)

Once again, this year Caribbean Beat and its sister publication Discover Trinidad & Tobago have partnered with the Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival (ttff). The annual festival is a celebration…

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A visit to the Aripo Datta Ganga

I love celebrating my birthday and usually have a list of activities for a weeklong extravaganza! This year, when thinking of what I wanted to do on the actual day,…

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La Fillette Beach

La Fillette is a fishing village found along the North Coast of Trinidad. Located between Las Cuevas and Blanchisseuse, the village is well traversed as people pass through it on…

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An Afternoon at the Caroni Swamp

Image via Wikipedia Located on the western coast of Trinidad the Caroni Swamp is found where the Caroni River meets the Gulf of Paria. The swamp is a huge attraction…

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Trinidad’s Fort Abercromby

Attempting to find a different view of Las Cuevas Beach on Trinidad’s north coast, we ventured along a road in Las Cuevas village unaware of the treasure that lay ahead…

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