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TRACING TRINIDAD'S LOST RAILWAY HERITAGE

TRACING TRINIDAD'S LOST RAILWAY HERITAGE

  • 12/21/2021 8:09:00 AM
TRACING TRINIDAD'S LOST RAILWAY HERITAGE   Trinidad said farewell to its passenger train service on December 28, 1968. On that day, Engine #42 steamed into the Port of Spain Railway station (known today as City Gate / Public Transport Service Corporation (PTSC) headquarters) at approximately 7:05pm from San Juan for the very last time. This event signaled the end to 92 years of passenger service provided by the Trinidad Government Railway (TGR). Most of those final passenger...
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TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO'S HERBS AND SPICES

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO'S HERBS AND SPICES

  • 12/21/2021 7:26:00 AM
According to the Oxford Dictionary, “a herb is any plant with leaves, seeds, or flowers used for flavouring, food, medicine, or perfume”. They also define a spice as “an aromatic or pungent vegetable substance used to flavour food”. In Trinidad and Tobago’s Herbs and Spices, we will be examining the herbs and spices that are commonly used in local households to “season” food, or are used in traditional “bush” medicine.
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