If there was such a thing as laid back energy, then Jamaicans could bottle it and sell it. They know when to chill and they know when to party on this island and it doesn’t take long to slip into the easy way of life here. The 'chilled out' charm of Jamaica holidays is found in the smiling faces and the infectious reggae rhythms that are part of daily life to the Jamaican people.
The Hollywood jet set has holidayed here since the 1940’s but you don’t need to be an a-lister to enjoy holidays to Jamaica today. You can get great value deals to its world famous beaches with the best of the lot being found around the western end of the island in the resorts of Negril, and breathtaking Montego Bay.
If you can possibly drag yourself away from the powder soft sands for a while, Jamaica’s mountainous terrain is well worth a closer look, with a great variety of wildlife and plant species to fascinate the nature lovers. Get into the groove on the Bob Marley experience and visit his childhood home and final resting place at Nine Mile and his museum in Kingston.
Enjoy the refreshingly cool water of the Dunns River Falls just near Ocho Rios, raft along the Rio Grande, search for the legendary ‘Martha’s Gold’ or tee off on one of the most picturesque golf courses in the Caribbean.
Jamaica holidays are popular with some visitors simply for the fantastic atmosphere that inspires the lifestyle and music of the island's inhabitants. The fact that you can expect great weather on a Jamaica holiday is a very welcome added bonus!
Did you know? Ian Fleming wrote ten of his James Bond novels at his self designed home, "Goldeneye" on the island of Jamaica.