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Trinidad Carnival

So you’re finally getting the opportunity to experience the Greatest Show on the Earth! But guess what? Your visit to Trinidad and Tobago will be more than just that! Here are a few pointers to ensure your experience is worth your time and money! Taste the flavours You’re here to experience the islands, so skip Ronald’s Double […]

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All about Trinidad and Tobago Carnival: D’ feting start

So it begins. The feting. The whining. The liming. The drinking. The jumping. The waving. The misbehaving. From Boxing Day to Ash Wednesday the twin islands of Trinidad and Tobago will come alive with sights and sounds that can only be heard during the Greatest Show on Earth! For most Trinidadians the next month will call for […]

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Trinidad and Tobago Events

There’s always something to do in Sweet TnT! Women in Art 16th Annual Exhibition (September 17th – October 5th) The Women in Art Organisation of Trinidad and Tobago will be hosting their 16th Annual Exhibition from 17th September to 5th October 2013. This event takes place at the Gallery Fine Art corner Rosalino & Warren Streets, Woodbrook. […]

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Trinidad Carnival – Craziest Party in the World?

‘Craziest’ Party? That just might be the worst description of what Trinidad and Tobago’s Carnival really is. Here’s what you may not know about TnT Carnival, the greatest show on the earth! The History of Carnival TnT’s Carnival is not just a street party with lots of alcohol and loud music. It’s influenced by as many […]

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A Tourists’ guide to Trinbagonian lingo!

Like the culture of its people, the language of Trinidad and Tobago can be described as a melodic mix, full of flavour! Voted in the top ten most attractive accents in the world, the Trini language/accent is one of the easiest to understand compared to other Caribbean islands. On paper, the official language is Trinidad […]

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Carnival Fantastic Friday – Soca Monarch Final Results!

What could easily be called the highlight of Fantastic Friday Carnival celebrations, the International Soca Monarch has become a household name associated with Carnival in Trinidad and Tobago. This year, everyone came out to win. Check out all the action below! And the winners are . . . Play Whe International Power Soca Monarch 1. Austin “SuperBlue” […]

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Touring Sweet TnT for Carnival 2k13!

Make your Carnival 2k13 experience even more memorable! If you’re finding it difficult to see it all, then check out these Carnival Tours for 2k13 . . . Carnival Friday Night US$60.00/ person 8:30pm – midnight (approx) Through popular mas camps and pan yards Mingle with the locals. Try your hand at playing some sweet pan music. […]

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Soca superstar Machel Montano

Songwriter . . . singer . . . producer . . . performer  . . .  Soca Monarch King  . . . Road March King + sold out Carnival Fetes . . . sold out concerts at Madison Square Gardens . . . record album sales . . . numerous Caribbean and International awards = […]

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Trinidad Carnival – Brand new Dimanche Gras!

An annual event of Trinidad Carnival celebrations, Dimanche Gras takes place the Sunday before Carnival Monday and Tuesday. Though festivities are in full swing by the time this event comes around, it’s still known as the official beginning to the two day Carnival celebrations in Trinidad and Tobago! This year’s Dimanche Gras will see quite a bit […]

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Trinidad’s National Instrument – The sweet Steelpan

It’s a Golden Jubilee for Trinidad’s Panorama Steelpan competition. No new comer to Trinidad’s Carnival celebrations, this year marks the 50th anniversary of this popular festivity which draws spectators and players alike from all corners of the earth. The anniversary has been dedicated to ace pan tuner, the late Bertie Marshall, known in the steel […]

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