Stories from Jamaica

Jamaica Bridal Expo 2013

By Zabrina Vogelsang on 9/26/2013

If you are planning a wedding, part of a wedding party, or even just dreaming of having a magical wedding, this is certainly one event you do not want to miss out on!

Startup Weekend Jamaica

By Zabrina Vogelsang on 9/25/2013

Start Up Weekend 2013 is back and this time, held in beautiful Jamaica!

Keeping an Eye Out!

By Zabrina Vogelsang on 9/19/2013

Jamaica Ice Hockey

REGGAE BY DESIGN

By Alexa Corea on 11/27/2012

The International Reggae Poster Contest

HIDDEN AMONGST THE MOUNTAINS

By Jared Brown-Herlth on 11/13/2012

The Struan Castle Garden.

A TASTE OF JAMAICA

By Alexa Corea on 11/1/2012

It's almost restaurant week in Jamaica, with pre-fixed delicious menus.

PUT YOUR CRICKET TALENTS TO THE TEST

By Alexa Corea on 10/16/2012

The Michael Holding Masters Cricket Tournament kicks off tomorrow.

JAMAICAN JERK TURNS UP THE HEAT

By Alexa Corea on 9/30/2012

Add some flavor, to your Jamaican vacation.

WASH YOUR WEDDING WORRIES AWAY AT THE MONTEGO BAY BRIDAL EXPO

By Alexa Corea on 9/18/2012

Say goodbye to all of your wedding stresses.

JAMAICA: WHERE THE MUSIC IS ALWAYS ALIVE

By Arielle Waldman on 8/29/2012

Look out for the HBO special this month.

DOCTOR'S CAVE BEACH IS THE PERFECT NATURAL REMEDY

By Alexa Corea on 8/28/2012

There's nothing a little relaxing, mixed with healing waters, can't fix.

SURROUND YOURSELF WITH NATURAL BEAUTY

By John Stevens on 8/21/2012

Mayfield Falls was made for nature lovers.

NOW YOU SEE HIM. NOW YOU DON'T.

By Arielle Waldman on 8/12/2012

Jamaica out ran the Olympic competition.

HE'S GOT STYLE, HE'S GOT GRACE

By Arielle Waldman on 8/8/2012

Blake attracts attention for something other than his speed.

CRICKET GETS COMPETITIVE

By John Stevens on 8/7/2012

Jamaica hosts the regional women's tournament.

SPEND A DAY AT BLOODY BAY

By John Stevens on 8/6/2012

This beautiful beach may keep you longer than a day.

A CHEER FOR BOLT IS A CHEER FOR A WIN

By Arielle Waldman on 8/6/2012

Who had money on Blake?

BARBADOS WELCOMES BACK SHONTELLE

By John Stevens on 8/2/2012

The singer will perform at the Kensington Oval.

STOP BY THE JAMAICA HOUSE ON YOUR WAY TO THE OLYMPICS

By Arielle Waldman on 8/2/2012

Celebrating Jamaican culture.

A TASTE OF THE MEDITERRANEAN IN JAMAICA

By John Stevens on 8/2/2012

Just ask Aladin.

WORK HARD, PLAY HARD

By Arielle Waldman on 8/1/2012

Christina Milian seems to know this motto well.

YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE IN JAMAICA TO CELEBRATE THE ISLAND'S 50th ANNIVERSARY

By Arielle Waldman on 8/1/2012

Counting down just four more days.

BLAKE OR BOLT?

By Arielle Waldman on 7/30/2012

Two fierce olympic Jamaican competitors.

GET COMFORTABLE AT THE COMFITANYA LOUNGE AND RESTAURANT

By John Stevens on 7/30/2012

Get a drink and stay a while.

JAMAICAN PHOTOGRAPHER SNAPS 50 YEARS OF HISTORY

By John Stevens on 7/25/2012

An artist's way of celebrating the island's 50th independence anniversary.

IF YOU STAY HERE LONG ENOUGH YOU MAY TURN INTO A LOBSTER

By Arielle Waldman on 7/12/2012

Eat as much seafood as you want at this Jamaican fishing village.

VICTOR STAFFORD REID LET HIS WORDS INFLUENCE JAMAICA

By John Stevens on 6/26/2012

Meet one of the island's most influential authors.

RING IN THE JAMAICAN 50TH ANNIVERSARY WITH 50 YEAR AGED RUM

By Arielle Waldman on 6/24/2012

A product of Appleton Estate.

KINGSTON HOSTS CARIBBEAN FASHION WEEK

By Arielle Waldman on 6/5/2012

A weekend's worth of sensational style.

BREADFRUIT GROWS IN JAMAICA

By Arielle Waldman on 6/4/2012

Read how the versatile plant made it to Jamaica.

THE COUNTDOWN TO JAMAICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

By Arielle Waldman on 5/30/2012

Check out these activities leading up to the big day.

SEAN PAUL TIES THE KNOT IN JAMAICA

By Arielle Waldman on 5/29/2012

The music superstar recently got married in island seclusion.

JAMAICA TO HOST UPCOMING LITERARY FESTIVAL

By John Stevens on 5/23/2012

The 2012 Calabash Literary Festival will feature some of the world's best poets.

JAMAICA COMMEMORATES INDIAN ARRIVAL DAY

By John Stevens on 5/13/2012

A brief history of the annual event, which is celebrated across the region.

THE TALE OF THE RED-BILLED STREAMERTAIL

By John Stevens on 5/13/2012

Learn about the national bird of Jamaica.

LIFESTYLE TRANSFORMATION CENTER PROMOTES HEALTHY LIVING

By Arielle Waldman on 5/13/2012

Their natural methods help you get better.

REST IN PEACE IN MONTEGO BAY

By Arielle Waldman on 5/9/2012

Delapenha Funeral Home and Chapel helps you get through the tough times.

FISH TEA CAN SPICE UP YOUR LIFE

By John Stevens on 5/7/2012

The soup is considered an aphrodisiac.

SPICE UP YOUR LIFE WITH ANNIE'S RESTAURANT AND SNACK

By Arielle Waldman on 4/30/2012

Try authentic Jamaican jerk cuisine.

STAY HERE, AND YOU MAY NEVER WANT TO LEAVE JAMAICA

By John Ceballos on 4/29/2012

Fisherman's Point condos in Ocho Rios offer stunning views and modern amenities.

KINGSTON TO HOST SECOND ANNUAL LITERARY FESTIVAL

By John Stevens on 4/26/2012

Poets and authors from Jamaica and beyond will participate in three-day event.

RITUALS COFFE HOUSE IS THE PEFECT KINGSTON HANGOUT

By John Stevens on 4/25/2012

Jamaican business offers a wide variety of coffee, tea and lunchtime snacks.

ROSELLA FINE DINING RESTAURANT IS ON THE HIPPEST OF STREETS

By Arielle Waldman on 4/24/2012

Check out Rosella's in Montego Bay.

FORT HALDANE IS A PART OF JAMAICA'S PAST AND PRESENT

By John Stevens on 4/23/2012

Fort was first constructed in 1759.

SEA SPLASH WELCOMES YOU TO PRIME BEACHFRONT PROPERTY

By Arielle Waldman on 4/22/2012

Located in Negril with top-ranked beaches, this resort is sure to please.

GOING OFF ROAD IN JAMAICA

By John Stevens on 4/18/2012

The 17th annual Jake's Off Road Triathlon will take place this weekend.

MARLEY DOCUMENTARY SETS NEW RECORD

By Arielle Waldman on 4/16/2012

Marley documentary hits theaters and Facebook simultaneously.

BRAITHWAITE FUNERAL HOME IS THERE TO COMFORT YOU

By Arielle Waldman on 4/15/2012

Making funerals a little easier.

REGGAE MUSIC TAKES SPOTLIGHT AT FILM FESTIVAL

By John Stevens on 4/15/2012

The 2012 Reggae Film Festival will take place April 17-21

WHAT BROWN'S CAN DO FOR YOU

By John Ceballos on 4/4/2012

Jamaica funeral home provides excellent, respectful service at a reasonable cost.

GET A TASTE OF LIME CAY ISLAND

By John Stevens on 3/27/2012

The Jamaican recreation spot features a popular beach.

WITNESS JAMAICAN SPEED IN THE 2012 OLYMPICS

By Arielle Waldman on 3/21/2012

Home to the fastest man in the world, track events are sure to be a highlight.

JAMAICAN ROOTS INFLUENCE THE MUSIC OF SEAN KINGSTON

By John Stevens on 3/21/2012

The 22-year-old artist has already achieved worldwide fame.

FESTIVAL AIMS TO HELP PROMOTE LITERACY IN JAMAICA

By John Stevens on 3/14/2012

Event will double as a 50th anniversary celebration of the island's independence.

BOND...JAMES BOND

By Arielle Waldman on 3/11/2012

A look into the widely-acclaimed series.

PRINCE HARRY CONTINUES CARIBBEAN TOUR

By Arielle Waldman on 3/6/2012

For the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, the next stop is Jamaica.

MAKE YOUR DAY BRIGHT WITH FLOWER DELITE

By John Ceballos on 2/29/2012

Jamaican company offers floral arrangements for any occasion.

GRAB A BIKE AND EXPLORE JAMAICA

By Nikki Dudeck on 2/20/2012

Jamaica Fat Tyre Festival features bicyclists from across the world.

JAMAICAN WATERFALLS HAVE A LICENSE TO THRILL

By Danielle Witte on 2/9/2012

Frolic at Ocho Rios' Dunn's River Falls, featured in Bond flick "Dr. No."

LIONS, TIGERS, BEARS AND...LIZARDS?

By Arielle Waldman on 1/23/2012

The Croaking Lizard has been terrorizing Jamaica for years, but why?

NATURAL POOL ONE OF JAMAICA'S COOLEST SPOTS

By Mike Wojcik on 1/19/2012

Jamaica's famous Blue Hole is one of the best places to cool off and have fun.

JAMAICAN WATERFALL MAKES A SPLASH WORLDWIDE

By Mike Wojcik on 1/12/2012

The famous Dunn River Falls will send you splashing into fun.

CANOPY TOUR SHOWS JAMAICA FROM A DIFFERENT VIEW

By Mike Wojcik on 1/12/2012

Soaring above the ground at treetop height, zip-lining will give you a different perspective of Jamaican paradise.

HISTORY AND MYSTERY AT ROSE HALL

By Mike Wojcik on 1/11/2012

Jamaica, known for its reggae and laid-back atmosphere, is home to one of the Caribbean's most gruesome legends.

NO HAGGLING HERE

By Arielle Waldman on 1/9/2012

Moyann's Gifts is the shop for that perfectly personalized gift.

JAMAICANS TO TAKE OVER CITY OF ACCOMPONG IN CELEBRATION OF HISTORY

By Danielle Konefal on 1/5/2012

The historical Accompong Maroon Festival has taken place for over 200 years and will once again take over the city.

JAMAICAN HEDONISM: THE PURSUIT OF PLEASURE

By Sarah Perez on 12/13/2011

Hedonism is Jamaica's true, hidden Garden of Eden!

6 THINGS TO DO AND SEE IN JAMAICA

By Loren Sangster on 11/28/2011

The secrets of Jamaica's best "off the beaten path" adventures await.

JAMAICAN RUM FACTORY WORLD-RENOWNED FOR GOOD REASON

By Loren Sangster on 11/14/2011

Appleton Estate has been producing quality rum for over 260 years.