Trinidad

Winter vacation on the island of Trinidad.
Home videos of Scarlet Ibis, Steel Pan music and the Nylon pool can be viewed at:
djkram.info/Videos
The key attraction of this tour is at dusk when flocks of Scarlet Ibis birds return to a small island to roost each night.
1 The key attraction of this tour is at dusk when flocks of Scarlet Ibis birds return to a small island to roost each night.
Some of the tour boats
2 Some of the tour boats
On our way
3 On our way
A black egret
4 A black egret
I guess we scared him
5 I guess we scared him
Caroni swamp
6 Caroni swamp
Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
7 Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
8 Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
Caroni swamp
9 Caroni swamp
Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
10 Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
11 Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
The first Scarlet Ibis we saw
12 The first Scarlet Ibis we saw
Our tour guide
13 Our tour guide
Caroni swamp
14 Caroni swamp
Caroni swamp
15 Caroni swamp
Caroni swamp - right through one of the Mangrove trees
16 Caroni swamp - right through one of the Mangrove trees
Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
17 Caroni swamp - Mangrove trees
A white egret
18 A white egret
Waiting for the Scarlet Ibis to arrive
19 Waiting for the Scarlet Ibis to arrive
The first small group of Scarlet Ibis arrive
20 The first small group of Scarlet Ibis arrive
The first small group of Scarlet Ibis arrive
21 The first small group of Scarlet Ibis arrive
More arrive
22 More arrive
and more....
23 and more....
This is where they sleep for the night
24 This is where they sleep for the night
This is where they sleep for the night
25 This is where they sleep for the night
More arriving...
26 More arriving...
View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
27 View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
It had been very dry in Trinidad. A number of small brush fires were buring.
28 It had been very dry in Trinidad. A number of small brush fires were buring.
View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
29 View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
30 View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
Mount St. Benedict monastary
31 Mount St. Benedict monastary
View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
32 View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
33 View of a suburb of Trinidad viewed from the Mount St. Benedict monastary
Driving through the Maracas National Park - the non-green areas on the far hill are from a mining operation
34 Driving through the Maracas National Park - the non-green areas on the far hill are from a mining operation
Driving through the Maracas National Park
35 Driving through the Maracas National Park
Blanchisseuse beach
36 Blanchisseuse beach
Blanchisseuse beach
37 Blanchisseuse beach
Blanchisseuse beach
38 Blanchisseuse beach
Blanchisseuse beach
39 Blanchisseuse beach
Las Cuevas Bay
40 Las Cuevas Bay
Las Cuevas Bay
41 Las Cuevas Bay
Las Cuevas Bay
42 Las Cuevas Bay
Las Cuevas Bay
43 Las Cuevas Bay
Las Cuevas Bay
44 Las Cuevas Bay
There are a number of small bays on the north coast
45 There are a number of small bays on the north coast
There are a number of small bays on the north coast
46 There are a number of small bays on the north coast
Nice colors
47 Nice colors
Queen's Royal College
48 Queen's Royal College
Queen's Savannah
49 Queen's Savannah
Overlooking downtown Port of Spain
50 Overlooking downtown Port of Spain
Overlooking downtown Port of Spain
51 Overlooking downtown Port of Spain
The Opera house in Port of Spain
52 The Opera house in Port of Spain
Overlooking the homes just outside of downtown Port of Spain
53 Overlooking the homes just outside of downtown Port of Spain
Veni Mange restaurant
54 Veni Mange restaurant
Veni Mange restaurant
55 Veni Mange restaurant
Veni Mange restaurant
56 Veni Mange restaurant
Silverstars - One of the best Steel Pan orchestras in Trinidad
57 Silverstars - One of the best Steel Pan orchestras in Trinidad
Silverstars - One of the best Steel Pan orchestras in Trinidad - see our home movie page for a movie of them practicing a song
58 Silverstars - One of the best Steel Pan orchestras in Trinidad - see our home movie page for a movie of them practicing a song
Silverstars - One of the best Steel Pan orchestras in Trinidad - see our home movie page for a movie of them practicing a song
59 Silverstars - One of the best Steel Pan orchestras in Trinidad - see our home movie page for a movie of them practicing a song
One of the oil drums that are used to fabricate a steel pan
60 One of the oil drums that are used to fabricate a steel pan
One of the oil drums that are used to fabricate a steel pan
61 One of the oil drums that are used to fabricate a steel pan
Our villa - front entrance
62 Our villa - front entrance
Our villa - front entrance
63 Our villa - front entrance
Our villa - front entrance
64 Our villa - front entrance
Our villa - pool
65 Our villa - pool
Our villa - pool
66 Our villa - pool
Our villa - neighbor's chickens and roosters
67 Our villa - neighbor's chickens and roosters
Our villa - neighbor's chickens and roosters
68 Our villa - neighbor's chickens and roosters
Our villa - neighbor's chickens and roosters
69 Our villa - neighbor's chickens and roosters
Our villa - bedroom
70 Our villa - bedroom
Our villa - bedroom
71 Our villa - bedroom
Our villa - liviing room and kitchen
72 Our villa - liviing room and kitchen
Our villa - liviing room and kitchen
73 Our villa - liviing room and kitchen
Our villa - liviing room
74 Our villa - liviing room
Our villa - liviing room and kitchen
75 Our villa - liviing room and kitchen
Our villa - liviing room and kitchen
76 Our villa - liviing room and kitchen