Jamaica is an island in the Caribbean, south of Cuba and west of Haiti. The capital of Jamaica is Kingston, it is also the largest city in the country with 1.3 million inhabitants in the urban area. In total Jamaica has 3 million inhabitants. Jamaica is known worldwide for reggae music (Bob Marley) and beautiful beaches (Ocho Rios, Montego Bay, Negril Seven Mile Beach). The nature in Jamaica is beautiful as well, think about places like Blue Mountains National Park and Dunn’s River Falls. Jamaica has two big airports, namely Montego Bay Sangster Airport and Kingston Norman Manley Airport. Caribbean Airlines is the flag carrier of Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana and Jamaica.
Practical information about Jamaica:
Time zone: UTC -5
Currency: Jamaican dollar
National Day: 6 August