Jamaica’s Fun Facts

Photo courtesy of IMDB The Telegraph has collected a few pieces of Jamaica’s history in honor of the island’s 55th Independence. Did you know that in the 1962 Bond film, Dr. No, Sean Connery and Ursul…

What Happened to Dub Music?

Photo courtesy of @Kingston_Dub_Club Patricia Meschino walks us down history lane with an explanation of the rise, transformation, and resurgence of the genre that is dub music. Dub rose to fame inter…

Summertime Sipping Rums

The LA Times has put together a list of 7 sipping rums that with one taste will make you feel like you’re relaxing at the edge of the sea. Two of these delicious rums are Jamaican homemade. The …

Insiders Guide to: Falmouth

On the Northern Coast of Jamaica, lies the parish of Trelawny, affectionately known as “Yam Country” and home to the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt who jokingly credits his speed to the properties of…