The birthplace of calypso, Trinidad is world-famous for its exuberant
celebration of Carnival each spring. At any time of year, this West
Indies island is a fun and exciting destination. Trinidad is international
-- even cosmopolitan -- in its mix of peoples; European, African and
Indian influences all mingle in the island's music, cuisine and culture.
In Port of Spain, the bustling capital city, popular entertainment includes
everything from steel drum competitions to cricket matches. For nature
lovers, both Trinidad and its sister island of Tobago are home to bird
sanctuaries and other parks with an astounding variety of tropical flora
The Petit Valley Apartments offer a special opportunity to experience
the lifestyle of Trinidad. These three private apartments are located
in a house in a residential area about 15 minutes from downtown Port
of Spain. Each apartment offers comfortable, modern furnishings and
a balcony with views of the lush green foothills. Public transportation
is available just down the street. However, a car is helpful for exploring
the island at your own pace, and some of the best beaches are reached
by a 30-minute scenic drive.
sleeps 2-4 persons and includes two bedrooms (one double, one twin),
bathroom, living room (with color TV), fully equipped kitchen and dining
room. The furnishings are simple but pleasant, and all rooms are equipped
with ceiling fans.
on Trinidad, near downtown Port of Spain; ideal for getting to know
this lively and diverse West Indies island, especially during the festive
weeks of Carnival.
available on request.