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Trinidad Carnival: 7 Things To Know Before You Go
Travel writer and editor
Wearing scanty costumes of feathers and sequins, masqueraders will soon be marching,
across Port of Spain while music blares from speaker boxes and alcohol abounds. This is not for the faint of endurance. Here are some things to know before you go.
PHOTOS: The Joy Of Carnival In Trinidad
A year ago, I put in a 10-hour-day under a beating sun in the streets of the Trinidadian capital Port of Spain. By 9 a.m., I was drenched in sweat, by noon my muscles ached fiercely. And I loved every minute of it.
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