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 ]

Black River - The Town

Black River – The Town

Close to the Black River we will find the beauties of the Black River – The Town.  This gorgeous place is the capital of St Elizabeth parish and it has the reputation of being one of the oldest towns of Jamaica. We, the Jamaicans are very proud of Black River Town. After a short walk in this charming and old fashioned city you will be able to understand exactly why we have all these feelings. The Caribbean Seagives to this place a special taste, a special look and of course that in the same ... [ read more ]

Discovering Mandeville

Discovering Mandeville

Another extraordinary part of Jamaica is the South Coast which hosts the county Middlesex. As you already know, Jamaica is divided in three counties and 14 parishes. Mandeville, a city in the Middlesex County, is famous for its cooler weather being situated on more than 2.000 feet above the sea. This location is perfect as a start point in exploring the Jamaican South Coast and also for Discovering Mandeville. A Brief History Mandeville is the capital of the parish Manchester located in... [ read more ]

Montego Bay City

Montego Bay City

Montego Bay City or MoBay as locals are calling it is the second largest Jamaican city and the capital of the Parish of St. James, but also the Jamaican capital of tourism. In the last years the city boosted in accommodation services, transport facilities, shopping centers, night life opportunities and many other things that can cross your mind. MoBay is a cosmopolitan town with people around the whole world and an amalgam of traditions and cultures. Here you can experience true Jamaican trad... [ read more ]