Tag Archives: Blue Hills

Blue Hills

Some say that Blue Hills was the former name for our island of Providenciales and named for the blueish tinge of the hills and ridges as sloops neared the island from the sea. Life centered around the sea, sloop building … Continue reading

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Conch Festival

Here’s a selection of my photos taken at the 9th Annual conch Festival held in Blue Hills over the weekend. Unfortunately due to an afternoon check in, we were late getting down there but managed to see both the conch blowing … Continue reading

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Horse-Eye Jack’s Bar and Grill

Finally I made it out to one of my very favorite spots…..a gorgeous deck overlooking the water in Blue Hills. Horse-Eye Jack’s Bar and Grill has re-opened under new ownership and quite honestly, this has to be one of the … Continue reading

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Conch Festival 2010

We had such a great afternoon of fun, laughter, meeting friends, music, singing and dancing and  watching the numerous competitions from tug o’ war to conch blowing. More photos to come tomorrow.     Cheers,     Marta     … Continue reading

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Colours in Blue Hills

I love wandering through Blue Hills as there is so much there to photograph and usually that fantastic backdrop of the turquoise ocean. Marta http://www.harbourclubvillas.com

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Malcolm Roads Beach Afternoon

We headed off to Malcolm Roads beach with our guests today and as luck would have it, it was raining quite heavily in Blue Hills. We decided to go for it as often on Provo, the weather will change. True … Continue reading

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Conch Festival

The Turks and Caicos Conch Festival is held each year in Blue Hills and today was the day for fun and conch tasting. The weather was a little cloudy but nonetheless all kinds of delectable conch dishes were prepared and … Continue reading

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King Helmet Shell

Piles of conch shells lie in the waters by Da Conch Shack in Blue Hills. In amongst them there were a few King Helmet Shells which seem to be much rarer than the Queen Conchs. I’m noticing more and more of … Continue reading

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Blue Hills

Friends from Banff arrived yesterday and today I took them into my favourite area of Blue Hills. We stopped for a drink at Sailing Paradise which is located in these brightly coloured kiosks on the water. What a feast for … Continue reading

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Conch Shell

Blue Hills is another of my favourite areas where there’s always something great to photograph. These guys were on the beach by Da Conch Shack selling conch shells that they had cleaned. Marta   http://www.harbourclubvillas.com

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