The End of a Jamaican Journey

All good things must come to an end. Sadly, our little stay in paradise was over before we knew it. You can read about our all-inclusive resort, or the fabulous wedding of my beautiful friend, or our awesome day trip to Mayfield Falls in other posts. The final time that the whole crew from Tina’s…

A Day at Mayfield Falls

Touristy stores. Windy roads. Brightly colored buildings. Lush rainforest. Huge malls. Downtrodden towns. Modest fruit stands. Sprawling mansions. Rolling hills. Energetic waters. Reggae rhythms. Jerk spices. We found all this and more when we decided to venture off of the resort property on our final full day in Jamaica. Our driver, who told us to…

Day 2 with Wedded Bliss on the Beach

My friend Tina’s wedding day in Jamaica was just like Tina- quirky, fun, and beautiful. It began for us guests at the Barracuda Bar, adjacent to the beach where the ceremony was being held. We arrived there about 20 minutes before the wedding was scheduled to start and shared some delicious frozen cocktails. I drank…

The Start of a Jamaican Journey

My friend got married in Jamaica on Friday. That is why I went there. If she hadn’t gotten married there, I don’t know if I ever would have made it there. And that would have been a shame, because now that I’ve been, I definitely wouldn’t mind going back. The journey began on Thursday around…