The Grand Port Royal Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking hotel
- Banquet room
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... on another reef.
Returning to the big boat, Wendy cooked up a few of the shellfish she had gathered and declared them chewy but delicious. By now it was drinks o’clock, so that’s what we did! We then enjoyed a super delicious entre of ceviche followed by soy chunk spaghetti bolognaise. We meanwhile watched a collection of 3 small fishing boats go past us and park on the sand ...
... but it still puts a niggling thought in the back of your mind. Jamaica was one of the key places I (Rachael) wanted to visit on this trip having developed a fascination with the country through my following of the legend Bob Marley. It was exciting seeing the unmistakable landscape of the green hummocky peaks as far as the eye could see as we were on the plane approaching Norman Manly airport in Kingston. As we pulled up to our Reggae Hostel in Kingston in a taxi we were ...
... very interesting facts about him and the heritage of Jamaica not only from the exhibits but from the locals that showed me around the place and took me out for lunch and shared more stories. for lunch we went to a small cafe down the road from the museum where I had spiced chicken dish with a virgin mojito. The people and the cafe were lovely and set off a positive vibe for ...
... belly started to grumble so I made my way back to my room to get changed for dinner. I decided to treat myself out to dinner tonight at the beautiful restaurant Chez Maria. As I jumped out of the cab at 7 Hillcrest Avenue, Kingston, I thought the restaurant was not much of a looker. I wondered why my research showed it was so popular. I was seated by the waiter who was polite, friendly and prompt. As I started to read the menu I thought ...
... with a light-bulb-I must write that down!
My time in Jamaica was truly incredible. And most of that is thanks to my wonderful host, Margaret. I know Margaret from my time at the UN in Vienna. She was the Doc responsible to investigate earth quakes and I was the Doc responsible to investigate Nutrition. I let you make the link! I am so grateful to have had the opportunity to visit Jamaica with a local, as I think it is a country where you can truly appreciate the culture ...