Swimming with the Stars: Swimming with bioluminescence in Tobago
Tobago

Swimming with the Stars: Swimming with bioluminescence in Tobago

For two weeks around each new moon, bioluminescence flickers across Bon Accord Lagoon. Movement sparks chemical reactions, causing the tiny organisms to gleam an indescribable colour, the shade of stars and static and glowworms. Fish darted past; shooting stars beneath a moonless sky. Continue reading

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Trekking to Tobago’s Real Fountain of Youth
Tobago

Trekking to Tobago’s Real Fountain of Youth

On an island as tiny as Tobago, it’s doubly thrilling to discover that the road less travelled still remains. In this case the “road” was a river, and I was navigating it not by boat, but on foot – barefoot – with a man named Porridge. Continue reading