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Active vacation in Jamaica - things to do, entertainment and nightlife

Jamaica is famous not only for mesmerizing beach recreation but also for excellent nightlife. Montego Bay and Negril are epicenters of nightlife on the island. In Montego Bay, vacationers will find it very interesting to visit Margaritaville Bar. Here, they can meet foreign celebrities, many of which like this bar. Traditional Jamaican cuisine and different thematic parties will never leave anyone bored or indifferent. Besides that, fans of gambling can always visit Jungle Jackpot casino that is very popular on the island. In Negril, don’t forget to visit The Jungle. This is a popular nightclub famous for its tropical forest inspired design and endless energetic parties. Alfred Ocean Palace often hosts live music concerts on Negril beach.
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Fans of active recreation and even extreme sports will easily find suitable entertainment in Jamaica. The island’s coast is literally a paradise for fans of diving. The underwater world of local coastal waters is very diverse and rich. Besides miraculous corals and amazing underwater flora and fauna, divers can also see ancient sunken ships. Every town in Jamaica offers excellent conditions for diving. There are many diving companies that offer modern diving gear for rent, as well as experienced instructors who make sure that every dive is safe and are always ready to show the best diving sites. For deep water diving, it is better to head to the east coast of Jamaica. The maximal depth can reach 27 meters here. Summer is the best time to enjoy scuba diving.
Tourists, who are not into diving but still want to see the beauty of the local underwater world, have an excellent alternative – a ride in a semi-submersible boat. These excursions start from the pier of resort Montego Bay. The watercraft consists of two parts. The upper deck is permanently above the water, while the lower deck is hidden underwater. The boat has comfortable seats and panoramic windows, so nothing will prevent tourists from enjoying the diverse and colorful underwater life of the region. Visitors will be offered drinks during their journey. The boat makes one stop in the open sea during the excursion, so everyone can put on a snorkeling mask and swim. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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The Black River cruise is an activity that fans of extreme simply cannot miss. Together with experienced guides, tourists make a ride in motor boats in the river that is home to wild crocodiles. The Black River flows among wild jungles and tropical forests. Beautiful mangrove forests and singing of rare birds is a pleasant addition to the ride. Tourists will see bamboo and coconut groves and coconut plantations. A dinner full of national delicacies, the price of which is included in the excursion, is one more pleasant bonus of this mesmerizing cruise.
It is also possible to try rafting in tubings and bamboo boats in Jamaica. Before the journey starts, tourists will get instructions regarding precautions and safety measures. After that, they will start rafting together with an experienced guide. When rafting in a tubing, tourists will pass several rifts at the beginning and then raft slowly in calm water. As tubings have a protected bottom, this excursion will be very comfortable and safe for tourists. Bamboo boats have enough space for two passengers and are operated by a guide with a long stick. During such a journey, tourists can make several stops in order to buy drinks, food, and local souvenirs.
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Fine sea breeze and high waves – what else does one need to enjoy surfing? Jamaica’s coastal waters are excellent for this activity. Long Bay is the most popular area with fans of surfing. Turquoise water and pink coastal sand create a harmonious atmosphere. However, fans of extreme shouldn’t forget that there is strong underwater current in this area, so sometimes it can be dangerous to surf here. In small villages along the coast, it is always possible to hire a local guide. For an affordable fee, he will take tourists further from the island and will make an interesting excursion along the coastline. Locals can also advise on the best areas for surfing.
Romantic travelers and fans of animals will find it interesting to swim with horses during their vacation in Jamaica. The standard program of these excursions includes a 45-minute-long ride on the coast and then a 10-minute-long swim while still being on a horse. This excursion starts in a village that still has ruins of an old sugar cane plantation. During the ride, a guide will tell tourists about the culture of the island. The swimming starts when the group reaches the Caribbean Sea. Horses go into the water until it is chin deep and then go back. To prevent horse riders from falling, they are fastened with special protective belts. Specially trained horses, professional instructions of the guide, and good mood are everything that tourists need to enjoy the process.
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Montego Bay
Fans of night entertainments should walk in the city center. The most popular night clubs are located near Sam Sharpe Sq. The resort will also interest sports fans. In its surroundings, there is a famous golf center named Cinnamon Hill Golf Course. Here, you can relax, enjoy the high-quality course, and admire picturesque landscapes. There are also a rental station and an excellent restaurant. Thrill-seekers can raft down Martha Brae or Black River, which will bring you lots of … Read more
Kingston
Here one can see lynx, white-tailed deer, mongoose, and okapi, as well as beautiful pink flamingos and rare eared turtles. The zoo often holds parrot shows, numerous playgrounds are equipped for younger visitors. The whole territory of the zoo is literally buried in an abundance of flowers and exotic plants. In 2002, Emancipation Park was opened in the capital. The opening of this park was very symbolic for locals, as it was timed to the 170th anniversary of the abolition of slavery. … Read more

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