Category Archives: Things to do in the Caribbean

Looking for things to do in the Caribbean? The Sands TC blog is regularly updated with fun activities for families, newlyweds or people who just want to explore this part of the world.

This summer Travel + Leisure featured some cool new beach gadgets and gear that will help travelers in Turks & Caicos have even more fun in the sun. We wanted to share a few of these great beach gear suggestions with our guests, or for anyone visiting the Turks & Caicos Islands which are known

Turks and Caicos National Heritage Month

October marks the kickoff of the fall and winter travel season. It’s also National Heritage Month in the Turks and Caicos, and so there are a number of interesting events planned to welcome our guest back to the islands. Salt Festival If you are able to persuade yourself to leave the powdery white sand of

Whether you are celebrating a new love, your honeymoon, a special anniversary, or simply a vacation with the love of your life, The Sands at Grace Bay is an ideal Caribbean resort destination for a romantic retreat. Here are some ways that you can rekindle romance with your loved one during your next tip to

We often recommend that guests and families staying at The Sands at Grace Bay consider planning a visit to “Iguana Island” during their Turks & Caicos trip. Several Providenciales tour providers offer round trip boat rides and snorkeling excursions that include a visit to Little Water Cay – aka “Iguana Island” – a small, protected cay that

Caicos Tours provides a fun way for families to see the underwater world without getting wet, from inside a semi-submarine vessel known as the “Undersea Explorer.” This specially designed boat operates just above the surface of the water and allows passengers to sit and view the breathtaking Coral Reef, fish, turtles, and even a “real

This week the Caribbean Journal named the, “Best Caribbean Stand-Up Paddleboarding Destinations” and the Turks & Caicos Islands topped their list.  The article stated that our, “turquoise seas are a haven for paddle boarders” and we couldn’t agree more. Guests staying at The Sands at Grace Bay are able to enjoy free use of our watersports

The annual Race for the Conch open-water swimming race will be held at Grace Bay in July. To help our guests learn more about this sport, we contacted the World Open Water Swimming Association for an introduction to this fascinating and popular pursuit. What is the attraction of open water swimming? Everyone is different but