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Beach Enclave expands guest experience

Vasco Borges’ original 2013 concept for a privately-owned villa resort was simple enough to write on a postcard: Low density, high-value, totally personalized. But it wasn’t just the concept that took the road less traveled: At the time, its International Drive location seemed unproven, too. Five years later, after the 2016 opening of Beach Enclave…

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moira dedrick: a different muse

Recently, Quebec native Moira Dedrick found herself noticing new things in the Caribbean sunsets she views from her home on South Caicos. So she started painting them, one after another after another. A collection of those small canvases now hangs in her kitchen. “As I began to pull (the paintings) together, I started to see…

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Mario Rigby’s next adventure

Mario Rigby – the Grand-Turk-born, Toronto-based social-media travel adventurer – is headed back to Africa. Only this time, he won’t be walking. Rigby (who graced our 20th edition cover) made international headlines with his Crossing Africa expedition, a two-year transcontinental walk that started in Cape Town and ended last March in Cairo. His purpose: Introduce…

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Climbing to the top

Nikheel Advani has been pushing the boundaries of luxury travel on Providenciales since 2004. This fall, the Grace Bay Resorts chief operating officer and Turks & Caicos Hotel and Tourism president pushed a different set of boundaries – his own – up the steep slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. The adventure grew out of Advani’s long-time…

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8th Annual Caribbean Food & Wine Festival attracts international stars, continues traditions

The 2018 edition of Providenciales’ celebrated Caribbean Food and Wine Festival will feature a Michelin-starred restaurateur and a MasterChef champion, festival co-chair Nikheel Advani announced, and limited tickets are still available. Five visiting guests will headline another strong roster of chefs, winemakers, tastemakers and culinary innovators at the upcoming festival: Chef and restaurateur Andrew Pern,…

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Beach Enclave breaks ground in Grace Bay

With groundbreaking for its ambitious Beach Enclave Grace Bay project in February, Beach Enclave’s group of privately owned, collectively managed luxury villa developments reached a new milestone. Since opening for guests at its flagship Beach Enclave North Shore property in November 2016, the Beach Enclave group has now grown to three locations. The first of…

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Coast Architects marks a decade

Sit down with Coast Architects founders Simon Nicholls and Chris Davies and you’ll get the impression the partners have developed a balanced working relationship after 10 years in business together on Providenciales. Nicholls is Welsh, you see. Davies is English. On the one hand, they’re connected by the United Kingdom and centuries of shared history….

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caicos classic winners take skills international

Provo’s Team Panoply punched its ticket to the 2018 Lucas Oil Offshore World Championship last summer with a dramatic worst-to-first victory in the Caicos Classic IGFA Billfish Release Tournament. As unknowns, the newcomers could have approached the Offshore World Championship casually. Instead, the underdog anglers from Panoply Sport Fishing and Luxury Charters took their trademark…

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