The Speechettes of Scarborough RC school in a traditional speech band performance, where costumed characters speechify in rhyme. It is popular at Carnival and during Heritage Festival. Photo courtesy the THA

The roots of Tobagonian culture

Traditionally, Tobagonians have never separated arts and entertainment from education. Families, friends and neighbours would gather outdoors around a fire, roasting nuts and corn while telling stories and sharing superstitions. This was how Tobagonians passed on proverbs and the wisdom of the elders; it was how they relaxed after hard work on the estates or

The Robinson Crusoe pub at the Magdalena Grand Beach & Golf Resort

Tobago nightlife & entertainment

Bars, cinemas, clubs, casinos and open-air party venues to keep the most dedicated night owl entertained!

Tobago curried crab. Photo courtesy the THA

Homegrown Tobago dishes

Tobago’s indigenous culinary delights show just how much our ancestors valued nature’s produce and how they believed nothing should be wasted

Diving in Tobago. Photo: Edward Montserin

Your guide to diving in Tobago

Whatever your level of experience, the waters around Tobago offer some of the most outstanding diving opportunities in the Caribbean

Contemporary Tobago Carnival Mas Player

Carnival in Tobago

Tobagonians enjoy a season that focuses on the theatrical and folk elements of Carnival

The Ocean View Lounge at the Hyatt Regency Trinidad

Where to stay: Trinidad accommodation options

Accommodation in Trinidad range from major hotel chains, business hotels and guesthouses, some with conference centres, plus villas and apartments across the country

Machel Montano

Behind Trinidad’s Music

Trinidad’s multicultural heritage gives our music an intriguing eclecticism, and a range of rhythms and styles that’s guaranteed to please

Pigeon Point. Courtesy The Division of Tourism and Transportation.

Tobago’s top 10 beaches

It’s not just a cliché: Tobago really is a beach-lover’s paradise. If you find a single beach in Tobago that doesn’t tempt you to take a quick dip or a soak in the sun, please tell us about it. Even so, a few beaches really stand out. Here are our picks for the top 10

Courtesy Zanzibar

The Trinidadian food & dining experience

From haute cuisine to roadside hut cuisine, Trinidad takes gastronomes on a culinary world tour

Mango Tango Villa. Photographer: Courtesy Island Investments

Tobago Real Estate

Tobago’s Caribbean paradise reputation has led to a rapid increase in overseas and homegrown property investment in the last decade

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