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Address: Waterloo, Trinidad

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Small but lovely...

It's a small temple with a lovely view, especially if you can catch it at sunset. The waters are calm and it seems to be a good place for a bit of meditation. Be sure to check... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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Chaguanas, Trinidad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I loved visiting here.....it's tranquil and you can be at peace with your thoughts. There are benches alone the Temple when one can sit and enjoy the evening sunset.....it's a sight to behold. The Temple itself is usually locked to protect against any vandalism.....but, if you contact them(caretaker) in advance to set up an appointment for viewing they are only... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We happened to arrive just as a funeral was ending so parking was tight but the funeral fire was still blazing away. The small temple was wonderful. Tried to get some east indian street food nut they were all sold out.

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Queens, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Read about the history before you go. You will appreciate the resilience and determination that went into building it. Quite an inspiration for any religion or person.

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Brisbane
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

This is a small pleasant little temple unusually built on a spit out into the sea, apparently because they were prohibited from building it on land. It's nice enough but nothing special/

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Freeport, Trinidad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

It was soo beautiful in the evenings and the location at the sea is soo spiritual it encourages one to connect with our past

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Chaguanas, Trinidad
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

It's a small temple with a lovely view, especially if you can catch it at sunset. The waters are calm and it seems to be a good place for a bit of meditation. Be sure to check out the Dattatreya Temple on the way to this one!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Being a temple, this place has a specific appeal - however do read the history - it becomes an inspiring story. It's small, not as 'ornate' as other temples around the world, but well worth a visit.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I am not the best person to review the Temple by the Sea. It is a lovely little temple with puga flags flying, and Plaster of Paris Monkey Kings on each side of the entrance. But having traveled a great deal in Asia, I have visited many such temples. Particularly in Bali where these charming little places are found around... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great sunsets. Very peaceful place. Its a temple that sidelines as a tourist attraction. I think you can feel the spirituality of the place. Be away of the fact that it is an active place of worship. Not too exciting for the kids. Some great nature watching at the swamp. Stray dogs both take away and add to the experience.... More 

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San Diego, California, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Too many stray dogs roaming. Pretty bad area of town. Dirty area with stray dogs everywhere. Locals hanging out and drinking.

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Address: Address: Waterloo, Trinidad
Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Trinidad

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