Turks and Caicos Islands

SHORT INFORMATION

Overview of the Turks and Caicos Islands

The Turks and Caicos Islands are a British Overseas Territory consisting of two groups of tropical islands in the West Indies, the larger Caicos Islands and the smaller Turks Islands, known for tourism and as an offshore financial centre.

Capital: Cockburn Town

Largest city: Providenciales

Official language: English

SHORT INFORMATION

Cockburn Town

Cockburn Town is the capital city of the Turks and Caicos Islands.

FOOD AND BEVERAGES

National food of Turks and Caicos

Typical food you will find on the islands is seafood, lobster and conch with peas ’n’ rice as well as a variety of continental dishes. Good quality meals can be found in nearly all restaurants and bars with a moderate to expensive price tag attached.