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The Turks and Caicos Islands, a British
Dependency, are located south-east of the Bahamas.
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Although the Turks and Caicos Islands are a British dependency, the
people shop with US Dollars.
The Turks Islands contain the two inhabited islands of Grand Turk
and Salt Cay, six uninhabited cays, and a number of small rocky islands.
The Caicos Islands includes the largest in the dependency, Grand
Caicos, among its six principal islands.
Even Grand Caicos is less than 10 miles square (under 25km in area).
Language and Culture
Those born on the islands of the Turks and Caicos are known as 'Belongers'.
These inhabitants also have their own dialect, despite the fact that
English is the language, but those with a keen ear shouldn't have any problem picking out
Weather in the Caribbean:
Local weather forecasts for destinations around the Caribbean region.
American Airlines fly to Providenciales twice a day from Miami, Florida. The flight takes less than one and a half
Lynx Air International also provides an air service from Fort
Lauderdale to Grand Turk.
Weekly charters fly in to Turks and Caicos from Boston, New York, Toronto,
and other major North American cities.
Internal services connect Providenciales with Grand Turk, Salt Cay,
North Caicos, Middle Caicos and South Caicos.
There are also flights from the Turks and Caicos Islands to Bahamas, Cuba, Dominican
Republic, Jamaica, and many other Caribbean
You wouldn't want to visit the Turks and Caicos Islands for its
massive nightlife but Grace Bay Beach is regularly voted Best Beach Destination
and best diving in the Caribbean region.
Turks and Caicos Guide:
Comprehensive guide to Turks and Caicos with useful information to help you plan your
Turks and Caicos vacation.
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Providenciales is the most well known of the Turks and Caicos Islands and is the
the tourism industry with a wide range of hotels, restaurants, attractions and facilities.
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Accommodation in Turks and Caicos
Hotels in Turks and
Living in Turks and Caicos
The Turks and Caicos Islands offer modern amenities without the
hustle, bustle, crime and pollution of major metropolitan areas. Many people have chosen
the islands as their part-time residence or retirement home.
As an investment jurisdiction, the Turks and Caicos Islands have no
income taxes, no corporate taxes, no property taxes, no capital gains taxes, no
inheritance or estate taxes and no currency controls.
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