Tag Archives: Jamaica

Boston Bay, Jamaica – Home of Jerk Cooking

One of the best things about travelling for me, is getting to try local foods. Almost every trip we go on adds a new recipe (or at least the foundation of a recipe) to our list of everyday staple meals … Continue reading

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Jamaica’s Blue Lagoon

Jamaica’s Blue Lagoon is a small inlet off San San Bay in the northeast part of the island, a little east of Port Antonio in Portland Parish. Legend has it that the Blue Hole is bottomless, but a more scientific … Continue reading

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Yo-ho-ho, And A Bottle Of (Caribbean) Rum!

Although Rich and Sue love a nice craft beer, I personally don’t drink. But that doesn’t mean I was uninterested in learning how you turn sugarcane into one of the Caribbean’s most profitable exports. Yes, you’ve guessed it… rum! I’ve … Continue reading

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Jamaica’s Blue Mountains

I don’t know why they’re called the Blue Mountains. Maybe it’s because of the clouds that seem to perpetually cloak their peaks. Maybe it’s because drivers are blue about the state of the roads. Seems to me, Amazingly Lush Green … Continue reading

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Some Of My Favourite Rivers

Inspiring herself with another great post about Rome today, Ailsa (of Where’s My Backpack?) has come up with Rivers as her Travel Theme this week. This is particularly appropriate, since the A to Z Challenge letter for the week is … Continue reading

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Negril Sunset

I read this week’s selection of travel photo themes and immediately thought sunrise or sunset on the ocean. I eventually selected several pictures from one particularly beautiful evening during our stay in Negril, Jamaica, in March 2012.   This week’s … Continue reading

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Dreams & Memories – Toronto’s Ultimate Travel Show, 2014

This weekend, braving bitter cold and blowing snow, I ventured down to Toronto with Rich and Sue for this year’s Ultimate Travel Show at the Ricoh Coliseum. To be fair, I’ve got nothing against snow. And having recently returned from … Continue reading

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