Dazzled in Turks & Caicos
Collected by Barry Brown, AFAR Staff
TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
I've been lucky to enough to dive around the world for work and play.... I justr had a trip to Turks and Caicos near the Bahamas and the diving was amazing!!!! Clear waters with goof reef life... We saw sharks, turtles, barracuda, lobster, rays...
Grace Bay Rd, Grace Bay TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
Housed on a 1,100-foot stretch of beachfront, Grace Bay Club is as stylishly current as it was in 1993, when it became the first luxury hotel to open on the then nearly empty sands of Grace Bay. From its original 21 rooms, the upscale property has...
118 Grace Bay Rd., Grace Bay Beach, Providenciales TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
I was just in Turks and Caicos recently, and shot some work at Beaches Resort, part of Sandals. I must say I'm not big on all inclusive places but beaches was amazing for families and kids. beautiful, safe, organized with a ton of cool activities...
TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
My favorite experience in Turks and Caicos was going out in the ocean with a guide to catch conch. Once the spot was chosen, we jumped overboard and dove into the blue water. My friends and I were not able to dive down deep enough, but the guide...
Conch is the most quintessential of island eats in Turks & Caicos. The shells are sold as souvenirs and artwork, and the meat, which is sweet and tender, is served in delicious gourmet dishes. If you go to any of the Turks & Caicos islands, don't...
54 Bonaventure Crescent, Grace Bay Beach, Providenciales TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
Located in the heart of Grace Bay's white sand beaches, the Ocean Club West is a relaxing and intimate resort. All suites have rustic and unpretentious island decor, a kitchen suite (complete with big fridge!), dining and living area. There are a...
During a recent destination wedding shoot in the Caribbean, our boat tour guide took us to a shipwreck off the coast of Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Islands. La Famille Express, a general cargo ship, ran aground during Hurricane Frances in 2004...
Blue Hills Rd, TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
Conch is as ubiquitous on Turks and Caicos restaurant menus as palm trees on the beaches, and at Da Conch Shack, you’ll find it prepared any way you can imagine. Of course, there are the classic dishes of conch fritters, conch chowder,...
Salt Cay, TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
ONLY for ppl who are able to take relaxation to another level, unless you dive or snorkle! 5 minute flight from Grand Turk in a 5 seater plus pilot. The flight was $80/pp R/T. There is supposedly a ferry for $25, but we never saw it. The island...
Parrot Cay Turks and Caicos Islands, TKCA 1ZZ, Turks & Caicos Islands
Some 35 minutes by boat from Providenciales, sitting all alone on a 1,000-acre island with three miles of white-sand beach, Parrot Cay attracts a seriously moneyed clientele who care, more than anything, about its exclusivity and its spa. Parrot...
Lower Bight Road, Grace Bay, Providenciales TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
With 21 suites, all of them larger than 1,000 square feet, set among grassy dunes on a less-developed swath of Grace Bay, Beach House is both intimate and roomy. Condo-like in their dimensions and layout, every suite has a kitchenette and a large...
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