Sandals Royal Caribbean

As a Jamaican, it makes me proud to think that the world’s first all-inclusive resort was actually built right here in Jamaica, in the late 1970s. All these years later, and Jamaica is still rated as having some of the best, most luxurious all-inclusive resorts that the world has ever seen. These all-inclusive resorts originally… Read More

Shot Of Ocho Rios Pier

Ocho Rios, the Spanish translation for “Eight Rivers”, has always been a major town for visitors to the island. Located in St. Ann on the north coast of Jamaica, Ocho Rios is abuzz with activities on land, river, and sea. Watersports in Ocho Rios Ocho Rios is also a mecca for all kinds of incredible… Read More

Paradise cove in ocho rios

With so many inland attractions in Ocho Rios, it’s easy to forget about its lovely coastline and miles of beautiful beaches. If you’re ever in Ocho Rios, and want to spend the day relaxing in the sun with the Caribbean Sea at your feet, choose one of the following beaches that will ensure that you get… Read More

Top 8 things to do in Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios, which is Spanish for “Eight Rivers” is located on the north coast of Jamaica, in the parish of Saint Ann. It is probably best known for use in Dr. No., the first James Bond film released in 1962. Ocho Rios is a port of call for many cruise lines and has some of… Read More

Rio Bueno Jamaica

Nestled right on the border of St. Ann and Trelawny on Jamaica’s North Coast, lies the scenic tiny seaside village of Rio Bueno. Running alongside this village is the Rio Bueno River. This river winds its way down, through various lush green plantations and tropical rainforests, to the Rio Bueno Harbor, which is the deepest… Read More

Dunns River Falls Ocho Rios

Dunn’s River Falls in Ocho Rios is one of Jamaica’s most popular attractions. It is definitely one of the most beautiful places you’ll ever see.   Post Navigation   Dunns River Falls Prices Dunns River Falls Facts Dunns River Falls Video Dunns River Falls Tour Dunns River Falls Reviews & Comments What to bring to… Read More

Dolphins Cove Ocho Rios

Dolphin Cove Jamaica was founded in 2001 and has become a very popular attraction in Jamaica. It is Jamaica’s #1 marine attraction and has been the talk of many visitors worldwide! You get to swim with dolphins, sharks, and stingrays in natural seawater.  No artificial pools or tanks here. Many people describe this tour as… Read More

Scotchies Ocho Rios

Scotchies Ocho Rios is a jerk center par excellence. Whether you’re just in the mood for some jerk, or you’re looking for a scrumptious pit stop along the way, Scotchies is sure to delight. It’s strategically located on the way to or from various popular attractions and is the perfect compliment to a day of touristy… Read More

Margaritaville Ocho Rios

Margaritaville in Ocho Rios is one of a franchise of excellent beachfront bar and grill attractions created by multi-millionaire Jimmy Buffet. They have somehow been able to maintain a high standard and yet keep the feel, rustic and unforced. Margaritaville is a lounger’s or thrill-seeker’s paradise so choose one or sample both: everything is available here… Read More

Konoko falls in Ocho Rios

I went to Konoko Falls in Ocho Rios to celebrate my daughters 7th birthday. Two weeks before, I had never even heard of this place, which is surprising since I spent much of my childhood exploring the parish of St. Ann. In a conversation with a friend, they mentioned that a local business person had… Read More

Blue Hole in Ocho Rios

The Blue Hole in Ocho Rios Jamaica has become one of my favourite places. It’s one of my more recent discoveries. I only found out about it because I’ve been spending lots of time in the countryside, trying to find those hidden gems in my country. Even my local Jamaican friends didn’t know this place… Read More

Mystic mountain rainforest in ocho rios

Mystic Mountain is one of the top attractions in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. There is so much to do there – from zip lining and bobsledding to bird watching. As the name suggests, this attraction is located on a mountain so you first have to travel up the mountainside via chair lift. The view on the… Read More

White River Tubing and Rafting

White River Tubing is a refreshing adventure in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.  The White River is known for its beauty and fresh water rivers. Create some great memories here as you tube down this fresh body of water surrounded by lush and tropical scenery. If you’re looking for a tour that’s a little different, this is… Read More

Annandale Estate Ocho Rios

My 6 year old daughter has done a few riding lessons at Annandale and I’ve always admired the property. So when I found out that they started offering tours to the public, I had to share it with my readers. It’s a 200+ year old great house sitting on over 600 acres of land. And… Read More

Jewel Lagoon Waterpark in Runaway Bay

Jewel Lagoon Water Park is located at Jewel Beach & Golf Resort on the North Coast Highway in Runaway Bay, Jamaica. This one of a kind pirate theme water park was completed in 2015 and clearly designed with all age groups in mind. There is something exciting at Jewel Lagoon Water Park for everyone. The… Read More

Bamboo Blu Beach in Mammee Bay

Location: Next to Riu Hotel, Ocho Rios, Jamaica Cuisines: Seafood, Jamaican #876-974-9983 Hours: 10am-10pm (kitchen closes at 9pm) Find via Waze: enter Mammee Bay Estates and ask the guard at the gate to direct you to Bamboo Blu. Bamboo Blu is an open-air restaurant and bar located on a private white sand beach very close… Read More

Bob Marley Museum in Nine Mile

If you’re a “true” Bob Marley fan (who isn’t?), then you have to check out the Bob Marley Museum in 9 mile, St. Ann, Jamaica. It’s a hell of a ride through the hills, on some of the worst roads you’ll ever see. But once you get there, you’ll enjoy how crisp and fresh the… Read More

Green Grotto Caves in Discovery Bay

I finally made it to the Green Grotto Caves in Discovery Bay, Jamaica. I live about 5 minutes from this place. But for whatever reason, it took me all these years to finally make it inside. I had some family visiting from the UK so I figured we could all go and check it out… Read More

Firewater mineral healing spring in Ocho Rios

I recently got the opportunity to visit this firewater mineral healing spring in St. Ann’s Bay. I’ve been hearing about it for some time now but it’s not a popular attraction so it’s difficult to find any information on it. I happened to be driving with a friend that knew where it was, so I… Read More