Jamaica Travel Information
Reggae legend Bob Marley, along with such artists as Jimmy Cliff, Peter Tosh, Toots and The Maytals and Third World have received global acclaim for decades. A more recent derivate or reggae, Dancehall, has become the driving force for a younger generation, heavily influencing local and international trends in fashion and dance – even street language. Sean Paul, Beenie Man and Shaggy are lighting up the charts across the Caribbean and around the world.
It’s not only our music gaining world recognition. A variety of Jamaican paintings and carvings are on display at Kingston’s National Gallery. Priceless intuitive pieces of Dunkley and Kapo, as well as contemporary pieces, ensure the art scene in Jamaica remains as vibrant as any. Regular exhibitions grace art galleries all around the island.
The National Dance Theater Company showcases Jamaica’s colorful history and contemporary ideas, while groups like the Jamaica Folk Singers and University Singers perform traditional song and dance that honor the country’s past. Kingston’s lively theater scene offers a rich variety of locally themed and contemporary plays. A hallmark of Jamaican theater is the Ward Theater’s LTM Pantomime – an annual Jamaican folk musical with original song and dance and dramatic costumes. The season opens each year on December 26th and runs for several months.
Explore Our Sites:
Caribbean Resort Specialists.com
Antigua All Inclusive Vacations, Bahamas All Inclusive Vacations, Cancun All Inclusive Vacations, Barbados All Inclusive Vacations, Grenada All Inclusive Vacations
Punta Cana All Inclusive Vacations, St Lucia All Inclusive Vacations, Turks & Caicos All Inclusive Vacations, Adults-only Vacations, Caribbean Vacations
Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts, Grand Pineapple Beach Resort, Karisma Hotels, Azul Beach Resorts, El Dorado Resorts, Generations Resorts, Hidden Beach Resort
Travel is SWELL.com
Travel is SWELL Main Page, Destination Guides, Wellness Experiences, Spa Vacations, Romance, Destination Weddings, Luxury Tours, Hotel Collection
Elite Travel Consulting.com
Elite Travel Main Page, Elite Travel Vacations, Travel Consulting Services, Travel Concierge Services
Vacations for Adults.com
Vacations for Adults Main Page, Clothing-optional Resorts, Sandals Resorts, Clothes-free Resorts, Vacations for Singles, Adult Travel Deals
Adult Resort List, Best Adults-only Resorts, Best All-Inclusive Resorts, Adults-only Vacation, Couples-only Resorts, Vegas for Adults, Vacations for Singles
CMTravel Main Page, Clothing-optional Resorts, All-Inclusive Vacations, Adults-only Resorts, Top All-inclusive Brands, Cruises, Tours
Hotels by Chris.com
Hotels by Chris Main Page, Hotel Collection, Vacation Villas