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Independence Square, Port of Spain

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
1.8/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web
Place yourself in the heart of Port of Spain at Independence Square, teeming with vibrant local life and commerce. Commemorating Trinidad and Tobago's independence from the United Kingdom, the square is flanked by historical buildings and high-rises. Walk along the paths and take in the bustling local scene, and check out the fast food outlets and drink vendors. Note the Gothic police headquarters, union building, and fire station tower nearby. Stop in one of the local eateries for international or local cuisine. Watch your belongings here, as pickpockets have been reported. Before you head to Port of Spain, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Port of Spain itinerary builder, to make sure you see all that Port of Spain has to offer, including Independence Square.
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  • Pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness of the city. Interestingly enough I also noticed the friendly nods of hello from passerbys. 
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  • It is basically a round about where people can sit or relax if they are in Port of Spain and shopping. There is a lot of people and traffic usually but it is a good place to just sit. 
  • Customer service isn't the best and they take forever to fill an order! However I must say the place is clean most times.
  • Great coffee and wifi at this location.
  • Coffee - 100%
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