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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Turks and Caicos Single Parent Vacation

Vacation time should be fun and affordable for everyone, including children living in single parent households. It is estimated that approximately one third of children in the United States now reside in a single parent household.  When these children travel with a single parent on vacation, special consideration must be given to the choice of […]

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Turks and Caicos Restaurants

Our previous blog on international dining options in Turks and Caicos Islands was a popular one and only scratched the surface of the many excellent restaurants we have here on Providenciales. The wide variety of international flavors available at our many fine island restaurants deserves another look.  Here is “part 2” of the story on […]

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Turks and Caicos Family Restaurants

For families, Turks and Caicos is a great vacation choice.   The destination is quick and easy to reach from major cities in North America, and it’s a safe place to visit.  Modern grocery stores, clean drinking water, state-of-the-art medical facilities and reliable communications services take some of the travel safety worries away for parents. The […]

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Turks and Caicos Wedding Planning Advice Part One

The Turks and Caicos Islands are often recognized as being one of the most romantic Caribbean destinations for honeymoons, but did you know that this exclusive destination is also one of the most convenient places in the Caribbean to get married? If you are planning a Caribbean wedding, consider Providenciales for your ceremony.   Here are […]

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Turks and Caicos Vacation Wish List

Everyone has a wish list – and for travellers seeking luxury, the Turks and Caicos Islands are top on their list.   The Turks and Caicos Islands have been identified as “the hottest new jewel to emerge from the turquoise sea,” according to a new survey by Resonance Consultancy, a leading global travel and tourism consulting […]

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TripAdvisor 2013 Travelers Choice Beach Awards

Shimmering white sand and warm turquoise waters were cited as some of the aspects that make Grace Bay Beach one of the best in the world.   Once again, the 12-mile stretch of sand was named the number one beach in the Caribbean and the second best beach in the world by the millions of travelers […]

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