Marakeet Bay, where have you been all my life?

One wondrous Saturday Morning a couple of weeks ago, my friends and I decided to do a scout for our hiking club, Hikers United to the little known beach, Marakeet / Maraqueet Bay / Balata Bay off the North Coast of Trinidad. I was absolutely shocked, this place has been here all my life and … Continue reading Marakeet Bay, where have you been all my life?

Off the beaten path …. my top 3 North Coast beaches.

There are many benefits to living on a small island such as my beautiful twin island Republic, Trinidad and Tobago  but my favorite one is the beaches. I absolutely love to go to the beach, I honestly don't even need to bathe in the water to have a good time, just being there is sometimes … Continue reading Off the beaten path …. my top 3 North Coast beaches.

My Top 4 Beaches in Trinidad – Advice from a hiker!

Honestly, I believe that a day at the beach is just good for the mind, body and soul. There is something healing about being at the beach, whether you bathe in the water or you just sit and relax on the sand or just lie back and listen to the sound of the waves and … Continue reading My Top 4 Beaches in Trinidad – Advice from a hiker!

Nothing Beats a Mayaro Road Trip :) Part II

After stopping by The Book Junkie Bookstore, we continued on the road to Mayaro. On the second leg of our Mayaro Road Trip we headed into the  vibrant fishing village of Ortorie Mayaro. Our fist stop was a beach filled with sea shells off Point Radix Road. My mother again had mentioned this spot to … Continue reading Nothing Beats a Mayaro Road Trip πŸ™‚ Part II

Nothing beats a Mayaro Road Trip :) Part I

Radix Village in Mayaro is a quiet beautiful beach community located on the south-eastern side of Trinidad facing the Atlantic Ocean. It is a small, close knit village and it is the spot where my mother and her siblings spent their summer holidays when they were growing up.  The actual county of Mayaro is much … Continue reading Nothing beats a Mayaro Road Trip πŸ™‚ Part I

Cyril Bay – before Maracas Bay, this was the place to be in Trinidad!

Cyril Bay is one of my top five beaches on the North Coast of Trinidad <3. It is a beautiful, serene beach and it forms part of the La Vache Bay which comprises a number of small beaches and coves such as Pichon Cove. In the past, before the construction of the North Coast Road … Continue reading Cyril Bay – before Maracas Bay, this was the place to be in Trinidad!

A beautiful Day at Forest Point Beach

So back in January, I had the pleasure of revisiting Forest Point Beach or La ForΓͺt Beach in Toco during the day time this time! πŸ˜€ It was a truly magnificent day, the weather was awesome and although it drizzled a little bit at the start, the sun came out in all its glory in … Continue reading A beautiful Day at Forest Point Beach

Tobago’s Other Beaches

"I'm pleased to be chilling in the West Indies. Jah provide all my wants and needs....I got the sunshine, rivers and trees...green leaves." The lyrics above pretty much summarizes how I feel about growing up in the Caribbean <3. It was sung by Proteje featuring Chronixx and is entitled Who Knows (you can check out … Continue reading Tobago’s Other Beaches

Toco’s hidden gem :) Forest Point Beach

Have you heard of La ForΓͺt Beach / Forest Point Beach? Last week Saturday, my friends and I visited this lovely hidden gem nestled in the quiet village of Toco on the island of Trinidad.  This was my first time heading to this beach and although I have been to Toco on numerous occasions, I … Continue reading Toco’s hidden gem πŸ™‚ Forest Point Beach