Author: Caribbean Beat

Arrive, Festivals and Events, Trinidad and Tobago

Phagwah: Rite of Spring | Album

Celebrated in Trinidad since the nineteenth century, Holi — also known as Phagwah — is the Hindu spring festival, and a time to enjoy the company of friends and neighbours. At the 2019 celebrations in Aranguez, photographer Ziad Joseph captured the joyful free-for-all of colour

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Arrive, Travel, Barbados

Bathsheba, Barbados | Bucket list

World-class surfing and dramatic scenery are in ample supply on the island’s rugged Atlantic coast

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Engage, History, Festivals and Events

Easter in the islands | Did you even know

Our trivia column tests your knowledge of Caribbean Easter traditions. See how many of our questions you can answer correctly

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Embark, Festivals and Events

Need to know | Events calendar (Jan/Feb 2020)

Essential info to help you make the most of January and February across the Caribbean — Carnival Kings and Queens in T&T, Barbados’s Hometown Festival, Jamaica Jamaica! exhibition, and more

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Immerse, Festivals and Events, Trinidad and Tobago

Look mas | Portfolio

Photographer Jason C. Audain’s portraits of traditional Carnival masqueraders record both their intricate costumes and the human energy that powers their performance

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Advertorial, Immerse, Fashion and Jewellery, Festivals and Events, Trinidad and Tobago

K2K — Where fashion meets mas (with a purpose)

Brand: K2K Alliance & Partners 2020 Collection: The Greatest Show Section: The Power of Believing (Believe that you...

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