Turks and Caicos

Turks and Caicos
Turks and Caicos

Location: In the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of the Bahamas
Size: 40 islands and cays encompassing 161 square miles.
Capital: Cockburn Town on Grand Turk
Official language: English (some Spanish, Italian, French spoken)
Religions: Protestant Christian, Baptist, Methodist, Anglican
Currency: US Dollar
Telephone Area Code: 649
Tipping: 15-20%
Weather: Tropical; average year-round temperature 85 degrees; scant rainfall; rare hurricanes.

Map of Turks and Caicos