Top Accommodations in Jamaica

Top Accommodations in Jamaica

Like any major tourist destination, Jamaica's accommodations run the gamut from pricey, high-class resorts to bare-bones guest houses and hotels. However, Jamaica sets itself apart by being known for having the most hotel options in the Caribbean, so you can make your accommodation choice based on a large number of factors including price, location and amenities. There are many ways to narrow down a hotel search. For some vacationers, learning about the different types of accommodations avail... [ read more ]

A short guide to Hanover Parish

A short guide to Hanover Parish

Hanover is a rural parish enclosed with green vegetation, and has mountainous terrains and remarkable places. Sir A. Bustamante, first Prime Minister of Jamaica and furthermore a national idol was born in Hanover. Mr. Bustamante’s home in Hanover is formed into a museum and tradition site and is a admired tourist interest. Hanover is perhaps one of the most long-established parishes, at the moment still practices various of Jamaica’s most antique dance moves. Practices Kumina’s and... [ read more ]

Child friend family vacation in Jamaica

Child friend family vacation in Jamaica

Most of the people who think about a vacation on Jamaica have some pictures in their mind the example: resting on the beach lying on the sunshine, enjoying the fresh and salt air. It is much different when you travel with kids. The truth of the matter, you can also enjoy your vacation with your children you just need to find a Child Friend area. On appropriate area where your kids are in safe and they have a variety of activities they need, in this way the parents also can rest and enjoy the... [ read more ]

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 ]

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 ]

The absolute best beaches in Jamaica

The absolute best beaches in Jamaica

Jamaica is a stunningly diverse country with culture and history and world famous music, but most people who visit it (except for Bob Marley fans or coffee addicts), are drawn to this incredible Caribbean island by its beaches. Jamaican beaches are the cream of the crop when it comes to beaches in the Caribbean, which is by no means a mean feat. With a over a thousand kilometer of coastline, you can take your pick of famous Jamaican beaches, or wander the countryside on horseback or on foot ... [ read more ]

Things to do in Runaway Bay

Things to do in Runaway Bay

The small town of Runaway Bay in the northern coast of Jamaica is not the biggest tourist attraction in the country, but it is among the most enjoyable. Although small, tranquil and seemingly uneventful, Tunaway Bay is not far from some of the most exciting attractions in the region. Unlike Negril or Montego Bay, Runaway Bay is far from sophisticated, and despite garnering a large number of visitors it is still the kind of place where you can kick back and forget about everything. The 'town'... [ read more ]

Family-friendly travel attractions in Jamaica

Family-friendly travel attractions in Jamaica

Jamaica has long been known as a travel destination for either luxury traveler who tend to stick to high-end resorts, or adventurous independent travelers with partying and indulgence on their minds. If you love Bob Marley, beaches, parties and rum, you definitely won't get bored in Jamaica, but what if you are traveling with your family and you need to find some suitable attractions for your children? Since the most of the above-mentioned attractions are not exactly what you'd want your kid... [ read more ]

5 essential travel experiences in Jamaica

5 essential travel experiences in Jamaica

Jamaica is one of those destinations where you can never get bored even when you're doing absolutely nothing. You just have to kick back, relax, listen to Bob Marley and watch as life goes by. But even if your holiday plans in sunny Jamaica include only lounging and sunbathing, there are still some activities that everyone who steps foot on the island should do. Tasting the authentic flavor of the Jamaican way of life is impossible is you don't try at least a few of the 5 essential travel ex... [ read more ]

Tourist attractions in Negril

Tourist attractions in Negril

Negril is a middle ground between the touristy bustle of Montego Bay and the laid back charm of Ocho Rios, and in many ways it was the best of both world. Negril is a place where you can kick back when you feel like it (the 7 miles of pristine beaches and the 7 miles of impressively tall cliffs certainly help in that respect), and when you tire of lounging about you can do some sightseeing around town. Tourism is the lifeblood of Negril, and there is much to do in this lovely Caribbean gem o... [ read more ]