Jamaica Travel Tips
Ever since Errol Flynn cavorted here with his Hollywood pals in the 1930s and '40s, travelers have regarded Jamaica as one of the most alluring of the Caribbean islands. Its beaches, mountains and carnal red sunsets regularly appear in the sort of tourist brochures that promise paradise.
The northern mountain slopes shelter Kingston and the south coast from the worst of torrential Caribbean rain so there's little chance of canceled limbo marathons, in case you were worried.
Popularly known as Jamaica’s playground, Negril is home to the island's longest stretch of pristine white sand and is the perfect getaway for a little sun worship. Interestingly, it’s also home to ...
Once a tiny fishing village, Ocho Rios is now a lively tourist hub and a must visit long-weekend getaway. Here are some ideas on how to make the most of your stay in this charming place. Day 1: ...
With its white sand beaches, brilliant turquoise waters and of course the famous Blue Mountains, Montego Bay attracts millions of tourists every year. Jamaica’s rich music culture is also an ...
Written by Hudson, USA, November 2012
Celebrating the holidays in Jamaica ?
You’re excited. The holidays are one of the island’s busiest times and
the whole Caribbean feel is alive and in the air, mingling with the
sense of ...
Written by Natalie Grant, USA, August 2011
In the center of the island of Jamaica , a virtually inaccessible 372-mile forest remains under the protection of the Forestry Department – not just because there are over a dozen trees that grow ...
Written by Laura, USA, October 2012
Jamaica is a top Caribbean resort destination and an exciting ecotourism destination. The interior of the island is home to a wealth of natural attractions including rivers, waterfalls and mountain ...
Written by Laura, USA, August 2012
Often called one of the most romantic islands in the Caribbean , Jamaica
is a top destination for honeymooning newlyweds. The island is home to
more than 200 miles of pristine white-sand ...
Written by Natalie Grant, USA, October 2011
To some, Goldeneye is the secret satellite created by the Russians and used by Alec Trevelyn in a threat against civilization in the film of the same name starring Pierce Brosnan; but few know that ...
The warm waters of the Caribbean meet white sand beaches and lush jungle here, in Jamaica’s hallowed Montego Bay. Capital of St. James parish, Montego Bay is the second largest city in Jamaica and ...
Found yourself in the Caribbean for the holidays? Fancy a nice spot to do a bit of partying? As any traveler to the Caribbean knows, the Caribbean is wonderful for island sun, coconuts, white sand ...
Written by Laura, USA, September 2012
Pirate history on Jamaica can be traced back to the 17th and 18th centuries when port towns on the island became havens for pirates, the best known being the town of Port Royal on the island’s ...
Written by Laura, USA, July 2012
Kick off the summer season at one of the largest music festivals in the Caribbean . Reggae Sumfest is held each year in mid-July in Montego Bay , Jamaica .
Reggae Sumfest is the world’s premiere ...
Written by Hudson, USA, February 2013
Got romance on the mind? If you’re headed to Jamaica with love in your heart, you’ve picked one of the best places on earth to do it. With the sunny weather, the beautiful beaches, and a great ...
Written by Hudson, USA, March 2013
Spring break in Jamaica is as wild and exotic as they come. From the white-sand beaches of Negril to club-hopping Montego Bay to jamming Kingston town, Jamaica’s got it going on for spring break. A ...
Written by Natalie Grant, USA, September 2011
Waimea Bay. Bali. Australia’s Gold Coast. South Africa. Brazil. Malibu,
Santa Cruz, Maverick’s. Legendary surf spots around the world get big
waves and big attention when annual surf contests come ...
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