A guide to wildlife in Jamaica

A guide to wildlife in Jamaica

Like other Caribbean islands, Jamaica is a tropical paradise where countless species of plants and animal thrive. For an amateur naturalist, or for someone who likes spending their time watching nature documentaries, Jamaica has infinitely more to offer than beaches, nightlife and city attractions. There are several wildlife refuges in Jamaica where you can see rare or elusive species, but even a walk in the wild can be an opportunity to come face to face with a few interesting critters. Her... [ 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 ]

The best eco-travel experiences in Jamaica

The best eco-travel experiences in Jamaica

Jamaica has attractions galore for travelers in search of thrills, the beat of reggae, beaches and historical attractions, but it also has a lot to offer to people whose chief interest lies in nature. If you are a greenie who does all that's possible to protect the environment but you still don't want to give up on traveling to minimize your carbon footprint, then what you can do is eco-travel instead of just travel. Jamaica is one of the best destinations in the Caribbean for green travel, ... [ read more ]

The coffee lover's guide to Jamaica

The coffee lover’s guide to Jamaica

If you love coffee, its taste, color and the whole culture surrounding it, then you have surely heard about (and tasted) Blue Mountain coffee. The delicious Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee, one of the most aromatic and exotic coffees in the world, is cultivated in the beautiful Blue Mountain region and sold all over the world. Coffee plays an important part in Jamaica's economy, but its role doesn't just stop there. Coffee is embedded in Jamaican culture just as surely as Bob Marley or rum is.... [ read more ]