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Nowhere else on earth will you find a culture as dynamic as the one visitors encounter in Jamaica. Its people are a mixture of the many ethnicities that have landed on the island's…

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Restaurants

Dining at restaurants in Jamaica offers a slice of island life, as well as a culinary treat. Explore…

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Food

After a long day at the beach and before a night of island-style partying, your appetite deserves…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
Jamaica

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Accommodations:

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…

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All Inclusive

Jamaica is the birthplace of the all-inclusive resort, a one-stop vacation spot travelers either love or hate. All-inclusive…

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Hotels

Jamaica is known for its great variety of accommodation options, so whether you're looking for upscale digs or a cozy…

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Villa Complexes

Rental properties are available as small as studio apartments or as spacious as villas that allow large groups to stretch.…

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Villa Rentals

Jamaica's all-inclusive resorts seem to overwhelm the hospitality industry, but in truth the variation of lodgings throughout the island is astounding. Villa rentals, which…

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Eco Tourism

Visitors in search of nature's splendors and the great outdoors have found exploring and camping in Jamaica to be an…

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The beaches of Jamaica are so beautiful that even locals can't get enough of them. Whether you prefer lying on the sand soaking up the sun, or crashing through the waves, the perfect…

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Best Time to Visit

For most of Jamaica's visitors, the decision of when to visit the island is based on pre-set vacations from work and…

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Weddings in Jamaica:

A wedding in Jamaica transforms your special day into a magical one

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If you are seeking an unforgettable wedding experience, you should consider hosting your big event in beautiful Jamaica. From exquisite landscapes and excellent climate conditions…

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More Ways to
Have Fun:

You Won't Run Out of Options Vacationing in
Jamaica

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Activities:

Jamaican travelers have plenty of options for active (and not so active) adventures. Whether you're interested in a leisurely day on a chartered yacht or roughing it for an afternoon…

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Nightlife

A country with a cultural heritage as diverse and proud as Jamaica is bound to offer the best in local nightlife and…

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Attractions

From a plantation-estate past to a party-filled present, Jamaica's attractions run the gamut. Those in search of a sedate…

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Shopping

Shopping in Jamaica is an experience in and of itself. The island's vendors peddle wares of all kinds, from local hand-made…

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Whether you stick close to the beach or head out for an offshore excursion, the waters that surround the island of Jamaica are bursting with a vibrant sea life that is almost…

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Fishing

Deep-sea fishing is extremely popular among Jamaica's visitors, and the island's annual fishing tournaments are renowned.…

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Landmarks

An island like Jamaica, with a rich natural and social history, inevitably has many fascinating sites to explore. Jamaican…

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Sailing & Boating

Jamaica lies within the Caribbean, which is known worldwide for its near-perfect sailing conditions. The water is always…

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Driving

International visitors should be prepared to encounter a few differences when driving in Jamaica. Road conditions in the…

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Learn About the Weather of Jamaica

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Regardless of when you visit, the tropical climate and warm temperatures of Jamaica essentially guarantee beautiful weather during your vacation. Average temperatures in Jamaica…

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Jamaica Transportation Options:

Getting to and around Jamaica is simple for visitors, as there are plenty of options

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Planning a custom vacation isn't limited to choosing where to stay and what to do; you can also plan how to arrive at your destination. Luckily, getting to Jamaica is relatively…

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Buses

Jamaica's visitors can choose to ride buses as one of the most economical options for getting around the island and its cities. However, if punctuality…

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Bikes & Mopeds

Bikes, motor bikes and scooters can be a great option for vacationers traveling around Jamaica. From the low cost of rental to the easy access to…

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Rental Cars

Many travel advisers recommend renting a car in Jamaica. Although it is sometimes pricey, driving your own car will enable your island tour to take off…

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Taxis

Taxis are one of the most popular ways for travelers to get out and see Jamaica. The ease of having someone who knows the area and the country's driving…

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Planning a vacation around an event in Jamaica is a great idea, but it can be a bit tricky. Although many festivals are held annually, situations like extreme weather and sales…

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Spas

Whatever you imagine when you think of visiting Jamaica, there is no denying the natural appeal, the peaceful scenery,…

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Planning Your Vacation in Jamaica

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A vacation in Jamaica can be the perfect getaway. Gorgeous beaches, breathtaking mountain views, and a lively and spirited culture have made the island one of the world's most distinct…

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Getting Info

The research you do for your vacation in Jamaica can seriously effect how much you enjoy your time on the island. Smart…

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Budgeting

Beautiful white sand beaches and palm trees await you on the shores of Jamaica. While lounging by the beach is…

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Best Time to Visit

For most of Jamaica's visitors, the decision of when to visit the island is based on pre-set vacations from work and…

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Making Decisions

Avid surfers eager to tackle the island's beautiful waves would probably not appreciate arriving on the island to find…

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Booking

You've done the research, made travel decisions big and small, and now you're ready to purchase your vacation. So, what's…

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Packing

There are two types of packers in this world: those that plan for days (if not weeks) in advance, making lists of everything…

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Passports

When you arrive in Jamaica, you'll be required to present a few a documents before you may start exploring the island,…

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Customs

Avoid long delays passing through Customs by brushing up on some basic information for international travelers headed in…

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The waters of Jamaica offer a unique underwater experience for those travelers interested in scuba diving, enabling vacationers to explore Caribbean aqua life at its very best.…

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Discover the Best
Jamaica
Accommodations for Specific Interests

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Family Vacations

Jamaica is one of the top family destinations in the Caribbean. Because of this, it is especially easy to find lodgings…

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Dining Options

Sometimes vacations are about trying new dishes and having more variety than at home. As you might suspect, there are…

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Swimming Pools

Relaxing by the pool with a cool drink — it's a vital part of most vacations in Jamaica. The hotel pool is one of the…

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Nightlife Options

Jamaica is known for its gorgeous weather and sweeping views, though few people expect to have such a blast after the sun…

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Tennis

Past visitors will tell you that Jamaica is the ideal destination for tennis lovers, with its clear skies and mostly mild…

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Approximately half of the Caribbean's two million annual cruise travelers visit the island of Jamaica to enjoy the beautiful beaches and warm weather. Many of Jamaica's visitors fall…

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Religion

Historical events in Jamaica have influenced every aspect of island life, including religion. Jamaica allowed settlers…

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The beaches of Jamaica are so beautiful that even locals can't get enough of them. Whether you prefer lying on the sand soaking up the sun, or crashing through the waves, the perfect…

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Air Travel

Jamaica is a regional hub, and has direct service from many countries. A flight from New York to Montego Bay or Kingston…

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Ferries

Unlike many other island nations in the Caribbean, Jamaica is comprised of just one large land mass. This makes travel by…

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Sailing & Boating

Jamaica lies within the Caribbean, which is known worldwide for its near-perfect sailing conditions. The water is always…

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History of Jamaica:

The history of Jamaica includes both hardships and amazing accomplishments

Understanding a little bit more about the history of Jamaica can help travelers to appreciate its beauty, culture, and unique spirit. However, this island's history has been complicated,…

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Travel Fundamentals for Jamaica

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Visiting Jamaica is a great experience no matter how much you know before you leave home. Still, a little local savvy will go a long way and help you feel as comfortable as possible…

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Electricity

A difference in the types of electrical outlets all over the island means that Jamaica's vacationers will need to carry…

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Clothing

In some of the most secluded resorts on Jamaica, clothing may not be required at all, but if you're staying where clothing…

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Currency

The official unit of currency in Jamaica is the Jamaican dollar. As of December 2011, $1 USD equaled approximately…

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Every country has its own traditions and rules about what is customary when it comes to tips and gratuities. In Jamaica…

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Hours of Operation

The laidback attitude may be easy for travelers to adjust to, but business hours are another matter entirely. Although…

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Telephones

Jamaica's telephone systems are not hard to understand, and are in fact so similar to those in the United States that you…

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Postal Services

Whether you're sending a gift of island treats or just a postcard to say "Wish you were here," you'll need to enlist the…

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Nature lovers looking for more than just a beautiful beach resort should consider Jamaica an excellent opportunity to view the spectacular beauty of Caribbean flora and fauna. The…

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Without a doubt, there are many accommodation options in Jamaica, from cozy cottages to luxury suites. Those listed here have…

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