Top 3 things to do in Kingston

  • By Mary A
  • Destinations
  • 06.10.2016

If you are visiting Jamaica you will have to be sure to visit Kingston. The cultural district of the island, you will find everything from awesome food and shopping to everything in between.
For those of you enjoy the great outdoors, you will have to visit The Blue&John Crow Mountains National Park. There are acres of tropical rain forest, native butterflies and mountains galore. With miles of beautiful white sand beaches, you can relax under an umbrella or snorkel. You can scuba dive and go deep sea fishing. For the more adventurous you can ride a horse in the ocean or go tubing in the jungle. No lack of fun in the great outdoors!
For those of you that want to shop, eat and sightsee Kingston have tons to offer! Treat yourself to succulent, fresh seafood. Enjoy Jamaican jerk chicken or seafood. Fresh and native, it can’t be beat! Since there are so many cultural influences, you will also enjoy global cuisine. Pickled meat, African curry and cow foot stew are just a few of the foods that you can savor!
For the shoppers, there is a vast array of items to purchase. World class, handmade jewelry. Locally made crafts, clothes and jewelry. Take the walking tour, you will be able to find places that you would never have found yourself. So far from home, make sure to bring back some unique items that can’t be purchased anywhere else in the world!
Don’t forget, certainly while you are there to visit the Bob Marley Museum! He is the epitome of Jamaican style and flair. Thinking of a laid back, casual Jamaican life, don’t forget to stop by some of the local drinking holes and clubs to treat yourself to a good drink. Relax and unwind after a busy day of not wanting to miss a thing!