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Potcake Place: Paws for Thought

Potcake Place: Paws for Thought

As a volunteer dog rescuer, Potcake Place founder Jane Parker-Rauw has had some bad days. Her worst day came in 2000. It was a few years before Potcake Place would open as a dog rescue charity on Providenciales, but Jane was already the go-to person on island when it...

Provo with Kids. By an Island Mom

Provo with Kids. By an Island Mom

I get a lot of callers always mentioning traveling with their kids and wondering what to do with them while in Provo. So since we live here with our two sons since they were ages 3 and 5 – I thought I would share our experience. Of course, there is Beaches Turks &...

Teenagers in the Turks & Caicos Islands

Teenagers in the Turks & Caicos Islands

It’s no secret that the Turks & Caicos Islands is a great location for family vacations. Younger children will delight in seeing and learning about our marine animals (sting rays, sea turtles, dolphins, conch shells, lobsters) and they will love to splash about in...

Caicos Bakery … you don’t want to miss this

Caicos Bakery … you don’t want to miss this

From the moment you arrive within 50 feet of Caicos Bakery, the intense aroma of fresh bread and pastries takes over, beckoning you to patisserie paradise. It was in 2005 that Eric Cuvillon followed his older brother, Frederic, to help run what was then a wholesale...

Josie – the Turks and Caicos mermaid

Josie – the Turks and Caicos mermaid

Decked out in sequins, flowing garb and a glittering tail, Josie delights visitors to the Turks as an underwater mermaid. Wearing no apparent scuba gear or contraptions, just how does she do this? Josie is the only free-diving expert living in the Turks. Unlike deep...

Whale Watching Turks and Caicos

Whale Watching Turks and Caicos

A whale watching day trip with Crystal Seas Adventures consists of your flight from Provo to Grand Turk or Provo to salt cay, your whale watching trip, lunch at Porter’s Island Thyme in salt cay or Sand bar in Grand Turk, a bit of snorkeling and relaxing on the...

The Roots Of The Turks And Caicos Islands

Readers of this magazine will know that our goal in “Sampling the Soul of the Turks & Caicos Islands” is to encourage visitors and residents to look beyond TCI’s sun, sand and sea and dig into the intriguing natural wonders, history and culture that lie beneath...

Turks And Caicos Beauty Of Nature

Over 40 species of butterfly have been recorded in the Turks & Caicos Islands. They range from the large and showy Bahaman Swallowtail (Heraclides andraemon) down to the tiny Pygmy Blue (Brephidium exilis). While most of the species range throughout the Islands,...

21st Annual Fools Regatta in Turks and Caicos

21st Annual Fools Regatta in Turks and Caicos

Time once again for another great festival in Providenciales, the 21st Annual Fools Regatta! If you’re in the Turks & Caicos Islands on Saturday, June 18th, you won’t want to miss the fun and fare of the 21st Annual Fools Regatta sponsored by...

Big Blue Scuba Diving in Provo

We’ve been asked this question several times, i.e. how does the diving/pricing/scheduling work at Big Blue Adventure Company in Provo – Turks & Caicos Islands? Well… they do not offer a daily 2 tank dive service, instead they schedule a mix of 1...