Travel Blogs from Providenciales
We were hoping to make it from Georgetown Great Exuma to Turks and Caicos non-stop but we were beaten up by steep 5'-7' foot waves (with 9 footers thrown in for good measure), wind on our nose and the erratic rain. We learned that a thunderstorm was brewing so we decided to break for the night and head to Mayaguana. Mayaguana is an island on the southern tip located in the far Bahamas. It is one of the least visited islands. In 2007 ...
Kiteboarding Day 1 and 2
Long Bay is the beach ideal for kiteboarding because it is shallow for quite a long distance. This is important as a newbie kiter. It's easier to recover your board and relaunch your kite when you can stand on the water.
Although we didn't get to the beach soon enough for Brian, we finally made it out there around 3pm. For those surprised how late we went out, we had to secure the ...
Amy was looking at the weather and said a major snow storm was coming to Chicago. I'm not one to pay attention to the weather, so I couldn't really see the point of bringing this up. Well, apparently, the storm was supposed to hit right when we would be traveling back home. I called the airline to see what our options were. Once a travel advisory is posted, we ...
... and said, "wow that's a good muffin." Brian said, "what, you can get a muffin anywhere." Then he took a bite and said, "ok, that's a good muffin."
Our trip to Bight Reef almost started in disaster. The dive shop back home sold me a neoprene mask strap that was supposed to replace the silicone strap. So I blithely removed the strap. Then I realized there was no way to insert the neoprene strap. 30 minutes later, with the help of ...
... dense, dark blue. Larger pelagic fish tend to haunt this area; in fact, we saw eight to ten foot long nurse sharks wandering about this region. One actually swam alongside Ben, about an arm's length away.
The normal public would contend that sharks are scary... but divers are an odd lot and tend to think such encounters are cool. I myself think that the barracudas are much scarier. They have these huge teeth and have actually been known ...
Other places to stay in Providenciales
Grace Bay Road, Providenciales | 5 star hotelfrom $390
Grace Bay Rd, Providenciales | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- Good Value
- Getting too built up.
Grace Bay Beach, Providenciales | 4 star hotelfrom $444
Grace Bay, Providenciales | 5 star hotelfrom $469
- It may be good in 2006
- 5 star marketing with 1 star execution
Grace Bay Road, Providenciales | 4 star hotelfrom $513
- Perfect place for romance
- Recent week vacation to turks and caicos
Airport Plaza, Airport Rd, Providenciales | Hotelfrom $154
Grace Bay Beach, Providenciales | 3 star hotelfrom $167
- Most excellent beach front resort
- Great value on a fabulous beach
- Lovely Holiday at Sibonne
Ventura Drive, Providenciales | 5 star hotelfrom $461
- Great place to relax
- Quality peace and quiet
- Great accomadations and beach
Grace Bay Beach, Providenciales | 4 star hotelfrom $488
- Great, Quiet Property
- Beautiful Place for Our Honeymoon
- Nice and Quiet. Great R & R
Providenciales | 4 star hotelfrom $378
Grace Bay, Providenciales | 3 star hotelfrom $276
Grace Bay, Providenciales | 3 star hotelfrom $166
Crescent Road, Providenciales | 4 star hotelfrom $219
Grace Bay Beach, Providenciales | Hotelfrom $200
Grace Bay Rd, Providenciales | 3 star hotelfrom $132
Five Cays Settlement | Hotelfrom $222
Turtle Cove, Providenciales | 4 star hotelfrom $224