Turks and Caicos Potcake

Most visitors to the Turks and Caicos Islands plan on bringing home some souvenirs, great memories and a golden suntan. But some visitors also board their return flight with one of the island’s unofficial national treasures – a Turks and Caicos potcake. Potcakes are mixed breed dogs from the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands.  […]

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Turks and Caicos Honeymoon

First Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner did it, followed by Bruce Willis and Emma Heming, and more recently Bryan Ferry and Amanda Sheppard.   Getting married in the Turks and Caicos is becoming a trend.  But don’t worry; you do not have to tie the knot here to take advantage of the romantic setting and perfect […]

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Turks and Caicos Family Fun in the Sun

The Turks and Caicos Islands was recently named one of the top ten family vacation destinations for 2013 by Family Vacation Critic, an online family travel planning guide.   In recognition of this award, here are some of our favorite family things to do in Turks and Caicos. Chill out on the world-famous Grace Bay […]

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Driving in Turks and Caicos

The sea and the sand are what people come to see when they vacation in the Turks and Caicos Islands and guests at the Alexandra Resort are in for a real treat as this resort boasts one of the best beach locations on Grace Bay.  Not only is the resort situated on one of the […]

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A Good Cup of Coffee in Turks and Caicos

Even though it is hot most of the time in Turks and Caicos, a good cup of coffee is always appreciated – whether it is to start the day or to meet up with a friend or just to savor and contemplate life, drinking a good cup of coffee can many any day even better. […]

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Turks and Caicos Christmas Vacation

If you are one of those lucky people who had the foresight to book a Turks and Caicos Christmas vacation for this upcoming this holiday season, you will be very happy.   While visiting Turks and Caicos is always a delight, coming here around the holidays offers some very special experiences. If you have not yet […]

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Caribbean Cocktails

Diving into the refreshing waters of a swimming pool or the clear turquoise waters of the ocean surrounding Turks and Caicos Islands is one way to cool off on your vacation. Another way to beat the heat is to enjoy a tropical cocktail.  These brightly coloured and flavourful drinks are a popular liquid refreshment that […]

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Turks and Caicos TripAdvisor Reviews – Best of the Best!

Once again Turks and  Caicos is in the news.   And, once again it is being recognized for its natural beauty and unique environment.  TripAdvisor recently announced the winners of its inaugural Travelers’ Choice Islands awards.  Based on millions of valuable traveler reviews and opinions, the awards recognize more than 100 islands across the globe, including […]

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Turks and Caicos wild orchids

For centuries, the orchid has been a symbol of love, luxury and beauty – some of the same characteristics often attributed to the Turks and Caicos Islands.  It’s only fitting that orchids grow wild here and complement the destination’s reputation for romance, luxury and beauty. The Alexandra Resort pays homage to the symbolism of the […]

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Exploring North and Middle Caicos

A lot of people come to Turks and Caicos seeking an authentic Caribbean experience.  Guests at the Alexandra Resort get to enjoy what’s been named one of the best beaches in the world, Grace Bay Beach, when they stay at the resort.   In addition, we provide easy access to a host of amenities and activities […]

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