Category: Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago

Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Why Guatemala

This is more of a blog like entry but say what.

A lot of people have asked me why Guatemala. Trinis are not exactly adventureous souls.

So why Guatemala.

Well I know this is kind of morbid but then it …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Corbeau go get fat 2

Now back to what started this blog type entry in the first place.

A six year old boy was killed here recently. By a thirteen and a sixteen year old boys.

There were reported 1000 people outside the court wanting …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Edith Falls

This is actually an easy hike. The weather was good as the two things which make hiking in this country were not there ie 1 Mosquitos and 2 Hot sun. Normally you get at least one. Started off at 7:30am …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Grande Riviere

This was actually last year right after I had to postpone the Guatemala trip due to Hurricane stan.
Stayed at
http://www.legrandealmandier.com

It was quite nice and quite reasonable price wise. Went Kayaking and bathing in Shark River. The beach is …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Botanical Gardens am

Part of the preparation for the hiking in Guatemala is to walk to work. I have been doing this about a month now and it involves a ten minute short cut through the Botanical Gardens.

I have to say I …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Botanical Gardens pm

On the way back, after the Edith falls hike which I must say was an easy hike. I am still quite unfit so I’m going to have to up the anti. Only six weeks til departure.

So I am going …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Petroglyph

There is only one petroglyph in Trinidad. A petroglyph is a rock carving by a first hation/in our case amerindian people.

The rock is near to the village of Caurita. I am not going to say exactly where, actually we …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Moving On

I have decided to end this diary because it is time to move on.

The trip is over although most of it was not actually recorded here.

But I did learn what I wanted to know before I went there.…

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – 1 Week to go

This time next week I will be in Guatemala!

For a while it wasn’t going so well there.
I’ve damaged my hip on the Loango- Maracas Bay hike.
Felt OK on hike. Had trouble on descent. There is some real …

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Caribbean Islands | Trinidad and Tobago – Are the oceans rising?

So we went to surf’s Inn today. Great food. I highly recommend.

But what has happened to the north coast beaches?

So we walk down to the beach and go great it is high tide. I don’t really make a …

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