Monthly Archives: August 2013

Railroad Vine

Off to the beach we went yesterday and what a beautiful sight…….a profusion of purple flowers stretched out towards the sea.  Ipomoea pes-caprae is the official name but it is more commonly known as the Railroad vine, goat’s-foot vine or beach morning … Continue reading

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Tamarind Tree at Harbour Club Villas

The Tamarind tree apparently was brought to the Caribbean from Africa in the early seventeenth century. Our tree is relatively small at about 18 feet but makes for easy gathering of the fruits. It was originally given to us as a … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Leeward Afternoon

An afternoon spent on the beach at Leeward brought many interesting sights and things to photograph. This island is rich in natural beauty and you don’t even have to look for it. Here are some of the photos taken in … Continue reading

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Leeward Beach

Explore the finest beaches in the Turks and Caicos Islands.   See you here soon!   Marta   http://www.harbourclubvillas.com

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