All posts by Caroline Taylor

writer & editor • actor, singer, producer & director • egalitarian • animal & nature lover • island girl • water baby • perennial discoverer

Regent Star Hotel, Trinidad

Five new hotel and resort developments coming to Trinidad & Tobago

Visitors to Trinidad and Tobago in the coming months can stay in style as the destination adds new product to its available room stock with five hotel and resort developments.

Healing and Being With Horses (Tobago)

Healing & Being with Horses in Tobago

Healing with Horses, created in 2010, is a weekly programe that brings differently-abled Tobagonian children six to 12 years old together with horses. The same team is responsible for Being with Horses. Learn how their horses have won the hearts of locals and visitors alike.

A critically endangered leatherback turtle hatchling takes a breath as it swims out to to sea at Mt Irvine/Back Bay. Photographer: Giancarlo Lalsingh/SOS Tobago

SOS: Saving Tobago’s Sea Turtles

An interview with members of SOS Tobago to understand the impact SOS is having on Tobago’s fragile sea turtle population

The twins. Courtesy Karen & Kathy Norman/K2K

K2K Carnival’s Karen & Kathy Norman

The story behind their designs; the journey to making the band; Trinidad’s vs Brazil’s Carnival; and re-claiming Trinidad’s mas

Heather Headley of Trinidad & Tobago

Heather Headley: One of Trinidad’s Brightest Stars

Caroline Taylor interviews the Grammy and Tony award-winning actress, singer and songwriter Heather Headley

Caribbean Airlines Invaders Steel Orchestra perform at Pan, Parang and Pork.

The Making of a Steel Pan

The steel pan (it’s really a bit of a faux pas to call it a steel drum!) is one of Trinidad’s proudest exports. It distinguishes itself by being the only acoustic, non-electric instrument invented in the 20th century, and one incubated right in and around Port of Spain during the second world war.

A rainbow where the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean meet at Galera Point. Photographer: Caroline Taylor

Top 10 Things to Do & See in Trinidad

Our top 10 picks of what to do and see in Trinidad

A masquerader with Brian MacFarlane revels in the Carnival experience. Photographer: Andrea de Silva

Trinidad Carnival in a Nutshell

Love it or hate it, it is a uniquely Trinidadian experience you are unlikely ever to forget