Category: Travel and Tourism

5 Facts: Tourism In Jamaica

World Tourism Day, September 27, was created to talk about the global impact of tourism. Under the theme “1 Billion Tourists, 1 Billion Opportunities”, this day seeks to highlight and encourage tourism as used for the greater good of development. Though a tiny

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Make A Splash At These Water Parks

We’re winding down our #diGSummer July special, but we wanted to make one last splash before we go. We’ve already hit up the rivers and falls across the island, as well as our country’s incredible beaches. Today, we invite you

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Cool Waters – Beat The Heat At These Rivers And Falls

It’s Travel Tuesday, and although it’s almost too hot to even think about leaving the comfort of your home AC or fans, you still need a little fun in the sun. A little road trip with friends will do the

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7 Romantic Honeymoon Destinations In Jamaica

We’re smack in the middle of June, which is known as the month for weddings. After the ceremony comes the honeymoon, and we have seven great spots for our diGLovers this Travel Tuesday. Enjoy! The Caves, Negril (Westmoreland) – The individually

7 Kid-Friendly Hotels For Family Vacations

Have you ever wanted to just get away for the weekend, but found it difficult to plan a great family vacation? Well, you don’t have to agonise anymore over how to entertain the kids and still get some time for

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Travel Tuesday – Must-See Places By Parish 3

As we end our trek around Jamaica for Parish Pride month, we decided to check in at the hot spots in Portland, St Thomas, Kingston and St Andrew that we have featured in our Travel Tuesday series over the years. How many

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Travel Tuesday – Must-See Places By Parish 2

As we continue our trek around Jamaica for Parish Pride month, we decided to check in at the hot spots in Clarendon, Manchester, St Elizabeth, Westmoreland, Hanover, St James and Trelawny that we have featured in our Travel Tuesday series over

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A Walk On Jamaica’s Wild Side

Don’t be put off by the giant sign that reads “Trespassers will be eaten,” for beyond that dire warning lies the beautiful, exotic Jamaica Swamp Safari Village, where a wild adventure awaits you. The village, located on 50 acres of

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Fort Charlotte – An Untapped Gem

We don’t get to Hanover often enough on Travel Tuesdays. When we visited the parish last year, we told you about the Hanover Museum in Lucea. This week, we head to the equally historic Fort Charlotte. Located on the harbour of

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Say You Saw It On ‘Royal Palm Estate’

The popular soap Royal Palm Estate (now The Blackburns of Royal Palm Estate) has been a Jamaican television staple for the past 20 years. The show is filmed primarily at the beautiful Belair Great House in Runaway Bay, St Ann, which

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