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See all 448 Negril Tips
  • Rick's Cafe

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Negril Things to Do

    Me and my wife Amy recently decided to go on the Negril Sunset Day Tour with Travel Around Jamaica Tours from the Beaches Resort in Montego Bay. And were extremely pleased with the amazing customer service we received from our driver, Garnet who was very friendly and knowledgeable about the different tourist locations we went to during our voyage...

  • Beaches Negril

    Negril Hotels

    went on the 15-21st of may. Today i find out im overdrafting and i got a call from fraud alert....

  • Awesome! Negril Sunset Day Tour

    Negril Things to Do

    Me and my wife Amy recently decided to go on the Negril Sunset Day Tour with Travel Around Jamaica Tours from the Beaches Resort in Montego Bay. And were extremely pleased with the amazing customer service we received from our driver, Garnet who was very friendly and knowledgeable about the different tourist locations we went to during our voyage...


Ocho Rios

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  • Dunn's River Falls

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Ocho Rios Things to Do

    It's the top attraction of Ocho Rios, and maybe of Jamaica. Advertised as among the most famous falls in the world, we must be aware that it comes from the fun of climbing it, and not for its spectacularity. There is no comparison for instance with Niagara or Iguaçu falls, but along its 180 meters there's always people laughing. The water is...

  • Couples Tower Isle Ocho Rios

    Ocho Rios Hotels

    We got married on the beach at the all inclusive Couples Tower Island on 10/2/10. I cannot say...

  • Modern mall

    Ocho Rios Shopping

    Modern mall, waiting for tourists it didn't add anything to our visit - jewels and touristy crafts, and that was all. As a matter of fact, we had nothing in mind for shopping there.


Montego Bay

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  • Doctor's Cave Club

    Montego Bay Things to Do

    This beach club is just what the doctor ordered...seriously...some docter liked the place so much he bought it and then donated it back to the city of Montego Bay. And after spending three days relaxing at the said beach club I can understand why. With its well maintained beach and its perfectly still turquoise waters Doctor's Cave is the best non...

  • Round Hill Hotel & Villas

    Montego Bay Hotels

    I got to stay one night (only one night boo!). We arrived at night and left after breakfast. I did...

  • Martha Brae

    Montego Bay Off The Beaten Path

    This was the choice for our "mandatory" experience in a bamboo raft down a river. There are many other alternatives locally announced in the hotels, and they may be better than this - we had a calm descent for about 45 minutes, in what turned almost in a "botanical parade". Nice, calm, relaxing, but without the touch of emotion providing by a...


Runaway Bay

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  • Daily sports

    Runaway Bay Sports & Outdoors

    They tried hard in the hotel to gather guests in sportive events, but the strong sun didn't advice to sweat. Gymnastic in the pool, and the small boats were the exception, in a wide offer.

  • Breezes Runaway Bay Resort And Golf Club...

    Runaway Bay Hotels

    We just came back from Breezes Runaway Resort. Our stay was from Oct. 2 thru the 9th. This is a...

  • Several Options

    Runaway Bay Shopping

    The biggest city close to Runaway Bay is Ocho Rios, being the shopping destination of all the tourists staying in the area. Not too attractive, neither the city nor the market. A couple of new malls clearly directed to tourists, with prices for American, nor even Fernanda could convince. The crafts market was a little more authentic, and justified...



See all 108 Kingston Tips
  • For the adventurous only

    Kingston Warnings and Dangers

    First off I had a great time in Kingston. That being said, it is definitely for the adventurous traveler only. It can be very tense at times especially in the downtown vicinity but this applies to pretty much 90% of the city. Uptown is a little more forgiving but not by much. If you do not feel or look confident of yourself I would not recommend...

  • Terra Nova Hotel

    Kingston Hotels

    I stayed here for 6 weeks the first part of 2006 and off n' on over the next year and a half, as I...

  • Avoid "Rush Hour"

    Kingston Transportation

    It seemed to be quite congested leaving Kingston around 6:00 PM. Took us twice as long to get back to Ocho Rios then it had for us to get there earlier in the day. Also, lots of "windshield cleaners" approached and cleaned our vehicle without asking first, throughout our day in Kingston.



See all 17 Lucea Tips
  • Animation

    Lucea Nightlife

    They were only a few, but with great enthusiasm, the animation team kept the hotel moving day and night. Funny, and very nice the way they "dragged" people from the bars to the discotheque in their closing time.

  • Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort &...

    Lucea Hotels

    My fiancee and I stayed at the Grand Palladium Resort & Spa from June 25, 2012 through June 30,...

  • Martha Brae

    Lucea Things to Do

    I know the only two persons who went to Jamaica without descending a river on a bamboo raft. We didn't share that rarity, and did it in Martha Brae, near Lucea. A calm river, showing the luxurious vegetation in its banks for about 45 minutes. Nice!


Port Antonio

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  • enjoy local bar

    Port Antonio Nightlife

    enjoy a local bar....having a rhum-coke or a mud-slidemostly jamaican bars are hold by friendly ladies

  • Geejam

    Port Antonio Hotels

    San San Po Box 166 Drapers, West Indies, Port Antonio, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • enjoy the reach falls

    Port Antonio Things to Do

    Reach Falls (sometimes spelled Reich Falls) is the most natural and undeveloped large waterfall in Jamaica. The main waterfall is about seven meters high and 20 meters wide, falling in to a large pool below. It is here that scenes from the Tom Cruise movie cocktail were filmedThe scenery surrounding Reach Falls is stunning and showcases natural...



See all 15 Falmouth Tips
  • Amaaaazing Jerk Chicken & Red Stripe...

    Falmouth Restaurants

    Before we arrived in Jamaica, I had already decided we would seek out the best jerk chicken. We were fortunate enough to do a walking tour and our local guide recommended Club Nazz & Restaurant. She was spot on! The restaurant is located on the first floor (the club is on the second floor) and you have a choice of indoor or outdoor seating.The menu...

  • Time N' Place

    Falmouth Hotels

    Time'N Place is a really peaceful and calm little place with 3 Huts, a bar and restaurant right on...

  • War Memorial

    Falmouth Things to Do

    The Falmouth Cenotaph is a simple, large white cross in the middle of a garden. This war memorial was erected to honor the Jamaican soldiers who fought and died in World Wars I and II. The cenotaph is located next to the courthouse.


Treasure Beach

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Dunns River Falls and Beach


    Dunns River Falls and Beach Things to Do

    THIS IS A LONG SHOT - I was in Jamaica and did the Dunn's River Falls tour on Jan 11th, 2013. We asked a lady to take our picture with our disposable camera and she gave us HER camera back instead of ours..now they have all our pictures and I'm desperately trying to get them back! If you somehow know someone who was in this similar situation and...

  • Not too Touristy

    Dunns River Falls and Beach Off The Beaten Path

    Typically conventional to visit Dunns falls, but I have the experience of taking a tour where it was just my girlfriend and I, in a vehicle with a tour guide who took us around the Ocho Rios area, where he showed us various history and lifestyles of Jamaica, some of his work companions and friends, and even caught up with people along side the road...

  • Right side of the falls

    Dunns River Falls and Beach Off The Beaten Path

    There is a section on the right side of the falls that you can clim, ask for someone to show you, you should be at least a decent swimmer because some sections between the rocks are a little deep and you need to swim across. Also the water is rushing at you at a decent rate but there are steps/ladder type under the water and it can be climbed. NOT...



See all 14 Whitehouse Tips


See all 19 Jamaica Tips
  • River Rafting - Rio Grande

    Jamaica Off The Beaten Path

    Rio Grande river is known for river rafting located further east of Kingston perhaps about 1hour drive from the capital city. It is at the parish of Portland. A parish means a region or a province. The coastal area is also known as The Bay of Hope. Along the highway you will see a sign that says Welcome to Rafters Rest and it also say Rafting on...

  • Sunset Resort

    Jamaica Hotels

    Calabash Bay P.A., Treasure Beach, St. Elizabeth, , Jamaica, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Historical Emancipation Park

    Jamaica Things to Do

    We went to this beautiful park in Kingston. It commemorates the abolition of slavery. It represents the freedom of the slaves and of the Jamaican people.Many people can be seen jogging around a running track in the park.Jamaica used to be populated by indigenous Taino/Arowaks. But these people became extinct as a result of a combination of...


Port Royal

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  • Don't miss the fresh seafood!

    Port Royal Restaurants

    No, I didn't make a mistake when composing the title of this tip by using the example, I really mean it. Don't miss the fresh seafood!. Gloria's isn't really a restaurant, it's a few tables set out on either side of a road, with the food coming from a wooden hut. And what food it is. The selection is limited to fish or seafood, but it really is...

  • Dead men do tell tales.

    Port Royal Off The Beaten Path

    An interesting diversion on the road to Port Royal is to visit one of the two graveyards. there may well be more than two but that's all I ofund.A browse throught the headstones tells it's own story of the lot of the British soldiers and settlers from centuries ago. Whilst there were deaths from the wArs and violence of the times, far more...

  • Fort Charles and environs.

    Port Royal Things to Do

    Most people's reason for visiting Port Royal is to visit the complex of Fort Charles and its adjacent buildings.The area was originally used by the Spanish for boat repair, but then the British arrived and built a fort, originally Fort Cromwell, and latterly Fort Charles. There is a great tradition of piracy in the area, as commemorated in the...



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Top Jamaica Hotels

Montego Bay Hotels
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Negril Hotels
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Runaway Bay Hotels
85 Reviews - 187 Photos
Ocho Rios Hotels
276 Reviews - 640 Photos
Kingston Hotels
108 Reviews - 175 Photos
Port Antonio Hotels
37 Reviews - 69 Photos
Lucea Hotels
17 Reviews - 52 Photos
Jamaica Hotels
19 Reviews - 62 Photos
Treasure Beach Hotels
27 Reviews - 49 Photos
Saint Ann's Bay Hotels
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Port Royal Hotels
3 Reviews - 2 Photos
Portmore Hotels
2 Reviews - 2 Photos
Mandeville Hotels
4 Reviews - 11 Photos
Falmouth Hotels
15 Reviews - 59 Photos
Whitehouse Hotels
14 Reviews - 19 Photos

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If you're going to Jamaica travel to the mountain village Nine Miles and see the mausoleum of Bob Marley, Jamaica's most famous Rastafarian son. During the rest of your Jamaica vacation, enjoy the...