What is the capital of Port of Spain?

Trinidad and Tobago
Port of Spain, also spelled Port-of-Spain, capital city and chief port of Trinidad and Tobago, southeastern West Indies. It is on the west coast of the island of Trinidad, below the northern peninsula on the Gulf of Paria, which separates the island from the northeastern coast of Venezuela.

Is Port of Spain worth visiting?

Port of Spain is a great place to spend a couple of days and is the hub for Trinidad’s famous carnival. Travelers come here to see beautiful beaches – great places to spend vacations. The Trinidad Carnival is one of the best in the world and the main attractions for the tourists.

When did Port of Spain become a city?

Port of Spain
Borough 19 August 1853
City 26 June 1914
• Body City of Port of Spain

What is the capital city of Trinidad?

Port of SpainTrinidad and Tobago / Capital

What state is Port of Spain in?

state of Trinidad and Tobago
About Port of Spain Satellite view is showing Port of Spain, third largest municipality and bustling capital city-center of the twin-island state of Trinidad and Tobago. The city is located at the Gulf of Paria, on the northwest coast of the island of Trinidad.

What is the Port of Spain known for?

Port of Spain, on the northwest coast of Trinidad island, is the capital city of Trinidad and Tobago. The city is famous for its carnival, second only to that of Rio in importance but preferred by many because of its perceptions of being safer.

How Safe Is Tobago?

Most visits to Tobago are trouble free and incidents of violent crime are rare. However, there have been recent incidents involving tourists (including British nationals) being robbed and raped.

Who owns the island of Trinidad?

Trinidad and Tobago achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1962 and obtained membership in the Commonwealth and the United Nations that same year. It became a republic in 1976. The capital of Trinidad and Tobago is Port of Spain, located on the northwestern coast of Trinidad.