A day at the Doctor's Cave Bathing Club

A day at the Doctor’s Cave Bathing Club

Doctor's Cave Beach Club is without doubt the most famous beach in Jamaica, and one that many travelers who want to mingle with the cream of the crop of Jamaican vacationers want to see. With  a name like this, and considering the fact that the club was been established over a century ago, there is more than a slight aura of eccentricity and exclusivity surrounding it. However, anyone from Jamaica and abroad who doesn't mind paying the $5 entry fee can enjoy the sandy beach and the supposed... [ read more ]

Shopping destinations in Jamaica

Shopping destinations in Jamaica

Jamaica has all the ingredients for a perfect vacation: sun, palm trees, beaches and resorts for those who want to laze around, and great cultture, exciting natural sights and interesting geography for those interested in more active pursuits. And although Jamaica is officially a tropical paradise, few would say that it is a shopping paradise as well. Jamaica has no Paris or London, but that doesn't mean that it can't give you a fun-filled shopping expedition or two. There are several places... [ read more ]

Sights in Montego Bay

Sights in Montego Bay

Montego Bay is one of the undisputed stars of the Jamaican tourist scene, and for many people one of the first places where they end up staying (and visiting) while in Jamaica. MoBay is the second largest city in Jamaica after the capital, Kingston, and since it is close to Sangster International Airport it receives most international flights and tourists. Montego Bay is not a quiet, sleepy place where you can doze on the beach without seeing another soul, but it is the heart of Jamaican tou... [ read more ]

Fun facts about Jamaica

Fun facts about Jamaica

So you've decided to spend your holidays in Jamaica, one of the sunniest and most inviting countries in the Caribbean. There are many reasons why a seasoned traveler would want to visit this beautiful island, starting with the unspoiled beaches, natural wonders and adventure tours to the lively cities that are always offering something fun to do. But the reggae capital of the world is not very well known on the international scene, except for the things that made it so famous: music, rum, sa... [ read more ]

The best natural attractions in Jamaica

The best natural attractions in Jamaica

Jamaica has plenty of historical attractions, monuments, plantation houses and museums, and many of the travelers who visit this sunny country end up staying at a resort to enjoy the beaches and the cuisine, but there is another side to Jamaica, one that has nothing to do with humans and civilization. The natural wonders of Jamaica are as stunning and compelling as any of the other, man-made attractions you could find, and in order to have a well rounded experience of the country you should ... [ read more ]

Jamaica's colonial mansions

Jamaica’s colonial mansions

Jamaica has plenty of stunning scenery, beaches, reggae, sun and coffee, but another great thing that can be found in large numbers all over Jamaica are colonial mansions. Of course, the history behind these beautiful buildings is almost never pleasant, and they are a result of colonial exploitation, but that doesn't change the fact that they are exquisite works of architecture. Jamaican Georgian architecture combiners the elegant lines of Georgian styles with the practicality necessary to s... [ read more ]