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, officially Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, republic (2015 est. pop. 1,222,000), 1,980 sq mi (5,129 sq km), West Indies. The capital is Port of Spain.
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Tobago

 

an island in the Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Trinidad, with which it forms the country of Trinidad and Tobago. Area, 300 sq km. Population, 39,300 (1970). Tobago has mountains in the northeast (elevation, up to 576 m), which are composed mainly of volcanic rocks with granitic intrusions. A lowlying limestone plateau is in the southwest. The climate is tropical, hot and humid. Tobago has evergreen forests and cacao and coconut-palm plantations. The chief city of Tobago is Scarborough.

Tobago

an island in the SE Caribbean, northeast of Trinidad: ceded to Britain in 1814; joined with Trinidad in 1888 as a British colony; part of the independent republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Pop.: 54 084 (2000)
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By the time we the remote Twin Rivers Waterfall, sploshing a clear pool wide for swimming, that island peace is upon The sun sets early in Tobago. Back at the Retreats, the guests gather at the bar for their sundowners, while hummingbirds flock to the feeders that ornament the terrace.