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The Tranquility Promise: One-on-one Villa Vacation Planning

At Tranquility, our goal is to find a Turks and Caicos villa rental that’s perfect for you. And once you’ve found it, we will take care of all the arrangements – from Pre-Stocking, In-Home Dining, In-Home Poolside Massages, Fishing Trips, Boating Excursions, planning a Whale Watching Excursion,  or assisting you in planing the Perfect Party or Perfect […]

Romantic Turks and Caicos Beach Wedding or Honeymoon

Turks and Caicos is quickly being recognized as a top  honeymoon destination. With only one-fourth of the island inhabited, Turks and Caicos provides a dream honeymoon ambiance filled with natural beauty. Nature-loving newlyweds can enjoy more than 33 protected bird-watching areas and one of the longest coral reefs in the world ready for couples-SCUBA diving. […]

Water boarding, wake surfing and waterskiing in Provo

If you enjoy waterskiing, wakeboarding, or wake surfing and wondered if there is any way to do this in the Provinciales area, there sure is!  Although Grace Bay doesn’t allow any of the above, one outlet (Nautique Sports) has a great selection of top of the line Mastercraft boats and excellent instructors to facilitate your […]

Inside the Turks & Caicos

The beautiful islands of the Turks and Caicos are just east of the Bahamas and north of the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Although its neighbors are in Caribbean waters, Turks and Caicos actually calls the Atlantic Ocean home. But, don’t worry, its islands offer the best of the Caribbean, like one of the longest coral […]

Providenciales: An Introduction

Providenciales is the urban centre of the Turks & Caicos Islands. Familiarly known as “Provo,” the island offers all the modern conveniences one could desire while remaining a superior vacation destination for one who wants an escape from stress and overpopulated cities. Provo has an 18 hole golf course, shopping centres, three marinas, a growing […]

Providenciales: Culture

The English speaking population of 19,500 are dispersed over the eight main islands, the native people are descendants from African slaves who were originally brought over to grow cotton on the island of Providenciales. The natives are very kind and friendly people and are also very religious. The “expat” community of British, American, French, Canadian […]

Providenciales: Neighbourhoods:

There are the original Three main fishing villages here. These are The Bight, Blue Hills and Five Cays. Five Cays is still where the fisheries are located. Blue Hills is a local area with many small local eateries and bars. The Bight stretches from the Grace Bay Road down to Turtle Cove Marina. There is […]

Providenciales: The Performing Arts

The islands are known for a style of music called ripsaw, a genre in which a handsaw is the primary instrument, often accompanied by guitar, accordion, drums and other percussion. Though the style has its roots going all the way back to the days of the slave trade, ripsaw music can still be heard all […]

Turks and Caicos nightlife and Bob

Island nightlife here is tons of fun.  And the local flavor of Turks and Caicos comes in varying shapes and sizes. In this case, when Bob took in our Turks and Caicos nightlife  at Lemon Cafe, not only did he enjoy fine dining, but he waxed enthusiastic about the feminine charms of the belly dancing troupe that […]