Friday, October 15, 2021

Destinations in Trinidad and Tobago

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Cities

  • Port-of-Spain – Capital
  • Arima – birthplace of the famous calypso artist “Lord Kitchener”.
  • Chaguanas – the fastest growing and largest community, populated mainly by descendants of Indentured Labourers from the East Indies.
  • Chaguaramas – a town with one of the most important yachting centres, also famous for its nightlife; home of the 1999 Miss Universe pageant.
  • Point Fortin – a south-western community located on the shores of La Brea Pitch Lake and known for its oil production.
  • San Fernando – Southern City
  • Scarborough (capital of Tobago)

Other destinations

  • Caroni bird sanctuary and old sugar cane fields (very nice place for bird watching, lots of mosquitoes).
  • North Coast Beaches (Maracas, Las Cuevas, Tyrico, Blanchisseuse)
  • Lake La Brea Pitch
  • Lopinot Historic Site – Museum built on a former cocoa estate of the French Count Charles Joseph de Lopinot.
  • Roxborough – Northern Tobago Rainforest Reserve
  • Down to the islands – the small islands off the north-western peninsula offer a quiet retreat.