So you enjoyed your Trinidad Carnival experience. Carnival is taxing on the body – the preparation, the non-stop fetes and the road, but you survived! Here are some options for cooling down on Ash Wednesday.
Have Stamina? Enjoy a Cool Down Fete
Besslime Sunscape – a lituation. If you still have some energy, checkout Sunscape as it sails down the islands. Cost: $70USD. Purchase tickets
Momentum – If you love soca artist Voice, then this event is right up your alley. This concert style event will take place at Queens Park Savannah beginning at 2PM. Cost: $600TTD. Purchase tickets
Last Wave – Enjoy one last boatride with Nessa Preppy & friends. Cost: $45USD. Purchase tickets
Relax, Visit Tobago
Clear blue waters, charming hotels, horseback riding and much more. There is so much to do in Tobago. Caribbean Airlines flights may be sold out but you could brave the three-hour ferry ride there. Some of the best beaches are located in Tobago like Englishman’s Bay, Pirate’s Bay and Buccoo Beach.
If you don’t want to plan your own trip. no worries – Pumpcation is offering a 3-night stay in Tobago. See booking details
A Dining Experience
Enjoy a culinary experience, stop by Chaud wine bar or Bottles & Bites for sushi – check first if they’re open, some businesses honor Ash Wednesday.
Before you leave Trinidad, make sure you try some Trinidadian delights. You can enjoy a self-guided street food tour. Stop by spots like Nelly & Son’s for soup, Georgie’s Gyro or D’original Fly Over for doubles.
Have a Spa Day
I love everything spa and wellness, it is one of my favorite ways to spend my time. I would highly recommend a massage treatment to soothe your Soca intoxicated muscles. Here are some spas to check out while you’re in Trinidad.
Beauty and Body Spa located in Woodbrook, Port of Spain, is a full service spa, which offers a complete range of pampering and beauty services. At La Mere, you can journey to the spa for relaxation or a detoxifying facial. Lastly, if you’re staying at the Hyatt, be sure to visit Spa Escencia; the staff promises to soothe and revitalize your mind and body.
Lime with Your Friends
There is always the option to do something low maintenance. Does someone own a pool or have a large backyard? Lime like a Trini with your friends on Ash Wednesday.
Yours in Mas,