Jamaica is one of the favorite tourist destinations of the Caribbean Islands. The island is known for luxury resorts, delicious food, enjoyable music, shopping, and white sand beaches. It is also the home of reggae music.
Jamaica is the third largest island in the Caribbean, located just south of Cuba. There are plenty of luxury hotels, and all-inclusive family resorts in Jamaica. Most of these hotels and resorts offer many fun activities for kids. When your family vacations in Jamaica your days will be filled with sunbathing, swimming, scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing, fishing, water skiing, tennis, golf, the list goes on and on. There is also plenty of night life to experience. After the kids are asleep the adults can visit a number of clubs, bars and restaurants to try some of the local fun, food and drinks. A trip to Jamaica will be a rich cultural experience you don't want to miss.
*What is the climate like*
The climate is hot and humid. Jamaica can also be susceptible to hurricanes.
*What languages are spoken*
English is the official language, but the locals mostly speak a language that is an English-based creole called Jamaican Patois.
*What are the best attractions*
Visitors to Jamaica can enjoy attractions like the river rafting, horseback riding, sugar plantation tours, Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, exploring the Ipswich Caves and touring coffee plantations.
*What is the favorite food of the locals*
The local favorites include Jerked chicken, pork or lamb, Pepperpot soup, Curry goat, Ackee & saltfish, oxtail, Escovitch fish, and Bammy which is flatbread made from cassava.
*What currency do they use*
The Jamaican dollar