Travel Blogs from Ocho Rios
... guide.It was so difficult trying to get up the falls because you couldn't see where you were stepping ,but at the same time it was a memory I never want to forget . After Dunns river falls we went to the beautiful beach there for around 40 min , then split off in groups to go to margarita vile. Jamaica was beautiful and exploring it was so much fun. It was also really interesting seeing the life styles of ...
J organized us all to go to the disco at Jewel Dunns River for the evening. We chipped in for our driver Lloyd to take us there and back. We got a good turnout but not all of the ladies went.
We saw some things we didn't expect like the "One drop". It's a dance move? Kinda? It cannot be explained. One must experience this in person. None of the girls who tried it got anywhere near to doing it so ...
Everyone knows Jamaica. It’s iconography is blatant to the point of being cliche. Rastas, Bob Marley, Marijuana, Beaches, Usain Bolt. Part of us was looking forward to validating this somewhat (minus the weed) but we were a bit hesitant as well. We’d been in relative safety for the past few weeks and Jamaica has it’s issues with crime so we raised the Defcon and started staring everyone down as we flew into Kingston early that Wednesday morning.
The people at the market in town were definitely pushy, but thanks to Jaime's and my experience in other countries, we had our bargaining skills down for sure. Pushy vendors did not intimidate us. I got a couple of things from the market, I talked one vendor down who tried to charge me $40 for one painting, but then I bargained them down to two paintings for $15. Ah, yea! Jaime got a ...
... in at 15:00 and see if we've been upgraded - we best have a sea view or else! Got some great pics in the pool with the kids. Will have to post them when I get connected. Jerk chicken hut!!! Stunning food!!! Chicken & pork with a great hot jerk sauce - heaven:-) Wow! Had to stop for the chicken. Tomorrow I'm reserving jerk pork. I'll even pay if I have too. That stuff is lovely. Nickii ...
Other places to stay in Ocho Rios
Columbus Heights, Ocho Rios | 2 star condofrom $85
Main Street, Ocho Rios | 3 star condofrom $109
Ocho Rios | Condofrom $97
Tower Aisle, Ocho Rios | Condofrom $111
Main Street, Ocho Rios | 3 star condofrom $95