Caicos Islands

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Caicos Islands:

see Turks and Caicos IslandsTurks and Caicos Islands
, dependency of Great Britain (2005 est. pop. 20,600), 166 sq mi (430 sq km), West Indies. There are more than 30 cays and islands, of which eight are inhabited. Geographically, the islands are a southeastern continuation of the Bahamas.
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With this new service to Santiago from Providenciales, visitors to the Turks & Caicos Islands will be able enjoy easy access to Eastern Cuba with the initial twice weekly flights.
Customers include government ministries and departments from Canada, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain, Ireland, Denmark, Anguilla, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands and the British Virgin Islands.
Residents in the sparsely populated southeastern Bahamas and the tiny British Caribbean dependency of the Turks and Caicos Islands hunkered down as Cristobal's rains pelted windowpanes.
He married Amanda in January 2012 in a simple private ceremony at the Amanyara luxury beach resort on the Turks and Caicos Islands.
And this cactus can be seen all over Central and South America, and is in fact one of the main symbols of the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Grand Caicos Holdings Ltd is the owner and developer of this project in the Turks and Caicos Islands, which was recently voted 4th best place to live in the world.
Britain has imposed direct rule over the Turks and Caicos islands, its overseas territory in the Caribbean, after an investigation found evidence of widespread corruption in the island's government.
Rescuers searched by sea and air yesterday for nearly 70 Haitians after an overloaded sailboat ran aground and capsized in reef-studded waters off the Turks and Caicos Islands, killing at least 15 migrants fleeing the poverty of their homeland.
Illustrator, Susan Spellman, has filled each page with splendid illustrations that visually enhance the people, places, culture and charm of the Turks and Caicos Islands.
THE Royal Navy was on standby last night as Hurricane Ike closed in on the Turks and Caicos Islands in the Caribbean.
Louise Sunshine, former chairman emeritus of the Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group, was among the guests who turned out for the launch of upcoming residential and resort destination Dellis Cay, located in the Turks and Caicos Islands, British West Indies.
The Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) is a Caribbean overseas territory of the United Kingdom (UK).