Top 5 attractions in Mandeville

Top 5 attractions in Mandeville

Mandeville is the fifth largest city in Jamaica, and yet it has a peaceful and relaxed small town feel that instantly makes you forget all your worries. It is nestled in the high Don Figuerero Mountains, enjoying a cooler weather than the cities on the coast, and thus it was a favorite destinations of English aristocrats in the 19th century. Mandeville is considered to be a very 'English' town, and indeed its architecture is reminiscent of towns on the British Isles, but still it retains a very ... [ 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 ]

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 ]

Shopping in Ocho Rios

Shopping in Ocho Rios

 As you already found out, Ocho Rios is famous across the tourists and locals for its nearby attractions like Dunn’s River Falls, but also for all inclusive resorts and nice people. Shopping in Ocho Rios as in most of the Jamaican places is all about souvenirs, such as t-shirts, shot glasses, coffee, crafts, wood photo frames, rum, and the list can go on like this forever. If you are wondering in what currency you can pay the products, well US dollar or Jamaican dollars are accepted by most ... [ read more ]

Shopping in Kingston

Shopping in Kingston

Kingston, the famous city from UB40 song, the Jamaica’s capital, and a multinational city is not only about tourists, beaches, or beautiful places. Here you can find so many gorgeous things to take home with you. Shopping in Kingston can be an amazing experience and a cultural one in the same time. From local producers you can find out about their job, their traditions, their life, Jamaican history and many other lovely stuffs. Kingston has a very nice commercial area with shops for each pock... [ read more ]

Shopping in Negril

Shopping in Negril

Negril is not only a place where you can relax on the beach or you can enjoy a traditional Jamaican cuisine. Negril is also about shopping. Shopping in Negril will offer you the inside tips so that this experience to be a huge success for you and find exactly the desired presents and things to take home. All this objects should give you the feeling that even if you are not in Negril anymore you have only to close your eyes and all the nice memories will bring you once again in the Paradise named... [ read more ]

Festivals and Events in Kingston

Festivals and Events in Kingston

As Jamaicans love to dance and listen to good music or attend parties most of their time, you will have plenty of Festivals and Events in Kingston to choose from. No matter if you are a reggae fan or you like more the cultural celebrations Kingston will offer you whatever you are looking for. Before booking your flight, you may want to check the events taking place during you stay so as to plan your vacation around those festivals.   International Reggae Day The most wanted and ... [ read more ]

Blue Mountains Experience

Blue Mountains Experience

If you love the nature, the fresh air, the panoramic view of beautiful mountains, rivers, water falls, and the smell of freedom given by the Mother Nature and most probably you hate to be for a long time in crowded areas or surrounded by buildings and cars, then the Jamaican’s Blue Mountains Experience is the best deal for an adventure holiday in our Paradise: Jamaica.     Generalities about Blue Mountains The Blue Mountains are the most spectaculars mountains being  Jamaica... [ read more ]