With its balmy climate, stunning scenery and laid-back vibe, Jamaica is an enticing holiday destination. Add to this Jamaica's deliciously spicy cuisine and colourful musical tradition, and you'll soon catch the Jamaican holiday bug. Have lively times in Montego Bay or Ocho Rios, or a slowed-down pace in Runaway Bay.
From the restrained elegance of Falmouth to the party atmosphere in Montego Bay, Jamaica is an island of contrasts. It can be compared with the exhilarating pace of Usain Bolt to the laid back rhythmic vibe of Bob Marley's reggae. Both of these stars' skills highlight the very different parts of this idyllic island.
Whether you're visiting Jamaica to lie on the beach, savour jerk chicken or simply wander around and explore the more isolated parts of the island, you're certain to have plenty of fun. If you'd like to chill out or dance hard in some of the island's best nightclubs or feed your watersports passion, there are enough activities on Jamaica to satisfy all ages and tastes.
One of the most historic towns in Jamaica, Falmouth is a popular coastal holiday destination. As well as having some of the most beautiful Georgian buildings on the island, the town is within easy reach of some stunning nature reserves and a fantastic lagoon.
As one of the most famous destinations in Jamaica, Montego Bay won't let you down. It offers pristine beaches and a diverse interior landscape that includes dense jungles, waterfalls, and the fantastic Blue Mountains. The adventure doesn't stop there as the nightlife proves to be just as exciting.
Home to one of the most spectacular beaches in the world and a tip-top favourite among Jamaican resorts, Negril knows how to impress sun-thirsty holidaymakers. With beachy days and beach hut nights, not to mention a healthy dose of swimsuit weather, the relaxation levels here are always high.
This town in north Jamaica has plenty of different places to spend the night that keep you close to the action. There's smoky jerked beef to eat, cool rum cocktails to enjoy on the shore and long stretches of beach to recline on. Nearby caves and forests are ripe for exploring.