Enjoy Your Vacation in Turks & Caicos
Turks & Caicos Islands is an exotic archipelago of forty tiny low-lying islands in the Atlantic Ocean. The main gateway island of Providenciales is home to luxurious hotels, upscale shops and dining, while Scuba diving enthusiasts can enjoy the wrecks and sea life found there. The second largest island of Turks & Caicos, named after former French colony of Soufriere, is a lush, palm-fringed resort island. Scuba diving is possible off its coast, too, but diving here requires special licenses. The final main island, located in the Caribbean Sea, is uninhabited.
Renting villas in Turks & Caicos Islands is a popular choice among retirees who visit the area. Located near the small, low-lying island of St. Lucia, for example, some choose to rent a French Caribbean style home or private yacht. There are many wonderful places to eat and stay while on vacation in the Caicos, so retirees can enjoy a full range of Caribbean cuisine. If they like to travel, they may want to consider a Caribbean cruise or a Caribbean honeymoon.
Some of the most popular activities in the region are golfing, boating, fishing, water skiing and water surfing. Vacationers can also enjoy sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing, scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking, rainwater fishing and a variety of fine cuisine. Many hotels provide convenient amenities including restaurants, bars and lounges. The nightlife in the region is moderate and many of the hotels boast beachfront outdoor patios where visitors can enjoy drinks with friends and family. Turks & Caicos Islands real estate offers many opportunities for retirees to purchase real estate for use as a vacation home or in an investment property.
One of the most popular beaches on the islands is White Sand Beach, which receives more than four million visitors each year. This white sand beach is part of a developed area known as the Spirit Coast, which is served by two commercial ports – St. John’s and St. Croix. This beach is also popular with tourists who enjoy swimming, windsurfing, surfing and other water sports. Other popular beaches include St. Lucia, Grace Bay beach, Boca Raton beach, and Windham beach.
If you prefer to stay in private villas, you will find that there are plenty of excellent accommodations available on the Turks & Caicos islands. Many private Turks and Caicos Island homes are available through private ownerships. You can usually choose between self-catering (with a staff) or room service. Many of these villas have kitchens and full kitchens with full facilities. The average cost of a day in a private villa in Turks & Caicos Islands is about US $90. The best luxury villas are located on the best hotels in the area and usually come fully equipped with a full kitchen, living room, sun deck, swimming pool and so on.
A few of the most popular beaches on the islands include Comfort Bay, Little Bay, Roselle and Canyaze Bay. All but one of these beaches are developed and offer good amenities. Most of the Turks & Caicos have access to beautiful white sand beaches with turquoise blue sea. White sandy beaches are extremely popular in the area. In all there are more than forty beaches to choose from in the Turks & Caicos islands. With so many options available it is not difficult to find a location that meets your vacation needs and budget.