Turks and Caicos- a beautiful group of islands in the Caribbean- is a popular cruise port. But beyond the cruise ship scene this is an incredible island full of discoveries. The cacti with the red tops, known as the Turks Cap Cactus, can be found all over the island. Wild horses call this island home. The outdoor market features beautiful crafts made by the locals. Restaurants serve up Conch for a delicious treat. And was home to a part of NASA for 30 years. In 1962, after completing his three orbits around Earth, John Glenn touched back down to earth near Grand Turk. Put all of this together with the brilliant blue waters of the Caribbean and you have one of the greatest destinations.