Category: Jamaican Christmas

Christmas in Jamaica: What We Remember






Jamaicans are a truly unique breed of people with a predictable set of traditions at Christmas time. When it comes to especially food, music and clothes, Christmas in Jamaica has a very specific feeling and flavour. Here are some of the








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#Infographic: 5 Ways to Stay Safe This Christmas






Everyone comes out during the Christmas season: shoppers, vendors, watchers and robbers. Here are five ways to stay safe as you go about the hustle and bustle of this holiday season.








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#TwoWeeksOfChristmas – Get Everything You Need At Gran’ Market






Colourful stalls. Deals and last-minute gift ideas. Booming music. Teeming crowds. Pan chicken and other delicious fare. This is but a snapshot of what the typical Gran’ Market (Grand Market) looks like, in every major town across the island. Gran Market,








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9 Christmas Safety Tips You Need To Know






We’re right in the thick of the Christmas season, which generally means high spirits and good cheer, but it is certainly not the time to let your guard down. Not everyone has good intentions during this time of the year, as








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#TwoWeeksOfChristmas: Christmas Dinner Menu – Part 2






What is the essence of a true Jamaican Christmas? Family, friends and nuff food! Indeed, it’s the time of year when we gather, often with several generations present, to talk, share and eat ourselves into oblivion. Whether you’re responsible for Christmas dinner








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#TwoWeeksOfChristmas: Christmas Dinner Menu – Part 1






What is the essence of a true Jamaican Christmas? Family, friends and nuff food! Indeed, it’s the time of year when we gather, often with several generations present, to talk, share and eat ourselves into oblivion. Whether you’re responsible for Christmas dinner








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Merry Christmas!






The diGJamaica team takes this opportunity to wish all our readers, followers and fans a merry Christmas and happy holiday season. Thank you for making us your go-to source for information about Jamaica!








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Christmas Weekend Event Guide






We usually bring you a list of five events to attend or activities to do every weekend, but it’s Christmas day, so we’re in for a very long weekend. As usual, we’ve got you covered! Have a very merry Christmas and








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Christmas Gifts To Give Yourself






We may spend this entire Christmas season gift hunting for friends and family. However, there is nothing wrong with indulging in a little gift shopping for yourself. Here are a few items you should consider getting yourself this Christmas. 1. Get








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Memories Of A Jamaican Christmas – Part 2






What comes to mind when you hear the words ‘Jamaican Christmas?’ Is it the food – ham, sorrel and fruit cake? Or the music – Breadfruit roasting on an open fire? Or is it the old time traditions like Jonkunnu or Christmas








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