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Turks and Caicos activities: Play croquet

Coming soon – “White on White” croquet at the Somerset. Wear white and drink fine white wine while and treat yourself to a game of croquet on Provo’s only regulation-sized croquet lawn. Let the Somerset team teach you the game and challenge other guests for the title of Croquet Pro. Stay tuned for more info. In the meantime, let’s learn a little more about croquet. The term “croquet” is only just over a hundred years old. and the term dates back to the 1870s, when the game first gained popularity in Britain. However, the game was played in England as “pall mall” for several centuries before that; pall mall dates back to at least the rule of Charles II. The rules are pretty simple: use a wooden mallet to hit wooden (or, more recently, plastic) balls through hoops on a carefully tended, lush green lawn. At the Somerset at Grace…

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The Somerset: the perfect Turks and Caicos kids destination

Poshbrood loves us! To be exact, Poshbrood loves Grace Bay Beach, and also enjoyed their stay at the Somerset, our family-friendly resort just steps away from the sparkling white strand. Poshbrood is Elizabeth Thorp’s hip and chic upscale family travel website, and Elizabeth is mother to three wonderful daughters who also enjoyed their stay at Grace Bay Beach. Elizabeth mentions 5 reasons why the Turks and Caicos are so great: They’re Easy to Get To Grace Bay Beach Is Great Perfect Accommodations (the Somerset, of course) Great Food Friendly People She mentions there are multiple daily direct flights to TCI from places like Miami, New York, Toronto and other major centers – this is perfect if you’re travelling with kids and don’t want to test your luck and tempt a meltdown by transferring planes. Grace Bay Beach is also awesome for kids – there’s perfect white sand, and, since it’s on…

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As a luxury resort, Turks and Caicos recognized as one of the best

Influential magazine US News and World Report has just named Turks and Caicos one of the top 22 honeymoon destinations in the world (although we already new that as a luxury resort, Turks and Caicos can’t be beat, which is why we are offering a special summer honeymoon package). Why does US News and World Report love TCI so much? They say: Catering to an upscale clientele, Turks & Caicos are perhaps one of the least developed Caribbean destinations — and make for an intimate and somewhat secluded honeymoon experience. Besides the beaches, the main attractions in Turks & Caicos are snorkeling, scuba diving and spa treatments, all of which can be enjoyed by newly married couples. And these islands are also known for their spectacular… dining scene.  At the top of the list of things to do on Provo for the magazine is visiting spectacular Grace Bay Beach. Besides the beautiful…