Some tips for a great Jamaica Vacation
Visiting Jamaica can be very exciting but knowing where to go and what to do prior to planning your trip is very important, we have compiled a few tips that will be very helpful for your Jamaica vacation. Jamaicans are very friendly people by nature and they will go out of their way to ensure you have a great time, so just relax on your trip and have a great experience.
We have selected a few topics that we believe is very helpful:
List of Airlines that flies to Jamaica from:
Canada: Air Canada, Westjet, and Sunning,
USA: American Airlines, JetBlue, Caribbean Airlines, Delta, United, Fly Jamaica, Southwest, Spirit, & more…..
UK: Thomson, British Airways, and Virgin,
List of Hotels to stay in Jamaica
Montego Bay Hotels: RIU Montego Bay, RIU Palace Jamaica, RIU Reggae, Sunscape Splash, Sunscape Cove, Breathless, Zoetry, Doctors Cave Beach Hotel, El Greco Resort, Half Moon Club Hotel, Half Moon Royal Villas, Holiday Inn Resort, Royal Decameron Beach Hotel, Sandals Inn, Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort, Toby’s Resort, & More……..
Negril Area: Royalton Negril, RIU Tropical, RIU Club, Sunset At The Palms, Bar B Barn Hotel, Beach Club Condo’s, Beaches All Inclusive Resort, Catcha Falling Star Resort, Caves Hotel, CocoLaPalm Seaside Resort, Coral Seas Resorts, Country Country Beach Cottages, White Sands Hotel, Couples Resorts, Fun Holiday Beach Resort, Hedonism II Resort, & so much more…….
Ocho Rios Area: Beaches Boscobel Resort, Chrisanns Beach Resort, Columbus Heights, Couples Sans Souci Resort, Crane Ridge Resort, Jamaica Inn, Moon Palace Resort, Riu Ocho Rios Hotel, Rooms on the Beach Hotel, Shaw Park Beach Hotel, & Many more…
Kingston Area: Knutsford Court Hotel, Pegasus Hotel, Courtyard by Marriott, Spanish Court Hotel, Terra Nova, Reggae Hostel, Strawberry Hill Hotel, Four Seasons, Altamonte Court Hotel & More….
Falmouth Area: Royalton White Sands, Royalton Blue Waters, & Mangoes
Runaway Bay Area: Royal Decamaron, Jewels Paradise Cove, Jewels Runaway Bay, FDR, Club Ambiance, & More…..
Lucea Area: Grand Palladium Resort & Lady Hamilton Resort
Currencies Accepted in Jamaica: US Dollars, Canadian, Pound are accepted in Jamaica at the bank but on your vacation the bank is not last place you want to go unless you are sorting out some banking issues or doing a cash advance. US currency is largely accepted by almost every business and person in Jamaica, it is safe to say that the US Currency is mostly accepted and the preferred payments on your trip. Changing currency to Jamaican dollars is not highly recommended but this can be done at the Bank or Cambio.
Safety: There is a conception that Jamaica is not Safe, this is not so, you can travel around the island safely, like any other country if you flash large sums of cash around, parade in excessive jewelry, enter areas that’s dark and unoccupied you will encounter undesirable encounters, we recommend you travel in groups and if you are alone do do the above. But overall Jamaica is very safe. Keep luggage, handbags or backpacks in view at all times, Give friends and family your contact information and itineraries in case of emergency.
Popular Attractions in Jamaica: Dunn’s River Falls, Ahh… Ras Yatango Gallery and Garden, YS Falls, Black River Safari, Negril 7 Mile Beach, Blue Hole, Bob Sledding, Zipline, Horseback Riding, River Tubing, Bamboo Rafting, ATV, Go Carts, Dolphin Cove, Pelican Bar, Rick’s Cafe, Catamaran Cruise, Rastafarian Indigenous Village, Bob Marley Burial Ground Nine Mile, Doctor Cave Beach, Rose Hall Great House, Falmouth Swamp Safari, & Many more….
These are just a few useful tips for you, there are many more but all we can say is enjoy this beautiful island, there is so much to meet the eye, come enjoy the beach, sun, rum and most of all come join the fun.