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Carnival coming!

Islandistas, it is that time of year again – as I logged on to the Trinidad Express site this morning I was feeling it! Their front page pic let you know that Carnival is definitely in the air. Of course,…

Got to switch it up!

It’s been a while but like a true fabulous islandista I was indulging in the delights of Barbados’ Crop-Over festival for the last fortnight or so – it’s only THE summer carnival to attend – sorry Antigua, St. Lucia, SVG,…

Artistry vs. sexy – the mas dilemma

Beautiful … but artistic? (photo credit: Baje International) It is getting close to the summer Carnival season in the Caribbean and its diaspora. In the next few months, St. Vincent, St.Lucia, Barbados, Antigua, Grenada, Toronto, London and New York will…