January 28, 2023

Why Jamaica is a movie star [- Peter Polack offers ideas]

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By Elaine Glusac From New York Times The island made a mark with Bond films but also has had roles as California and Congo. The author Peter Polack offers some ideas for what to see. Including the James Bond thriller “Live and Let Die” in 1973 and the Disney comedy “Cool Runnings” in 1993, Jamaica […]

Boston Beach, Jamaica refurbished and reopens

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$27.7 Million Refurbished Boston Beach Facility Handed Over Portland, Jamaica –  Boston Beach, the famous beach in Portland, Jamaica has been refurbished at a cost of $27.7 million and was officially reopened by Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill, on Thursday, January 14, 2016. In his remarks Minister McNeill said that the […]

4 Caribbean festivals you’ve never heard of [Cayman Islands Pirates Week is one!)

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By Shea Peters From Shermans Travel You’ll always find positive vibes in the Caribbean, but the celebratory mood is nothing short of infectious during big hooplas like Carnival. If the crowds scare you, though, we have good news: There are a handful of lesser-known but just as amazing festivals across the islands. While most happen […]