Mel Tennant, our local turtle expert, is known by many across Jamaica as “The Turtle Man.” Here at Jamaica Inn, we are particularly grateful for Mel, as we rely on his expertise and efforts with sea turtle activity on our beach. Mel’s interest in turtle conservation began when the tiny creatures showed up on his… Read More

Jamaica Inn is hosting an exhibition of Antique Maps, Plans and Engravings of Jamaica and West Indian Interests on Saturday, February 9 and Sunday, February 10 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. At the exhibition you will see many antique maps such as this one pictured here. First published 1589, Ortelius “Maris Pacifici” is the first map of the… Read More

For years and years, one must-have vacation accessory has always been a camera. Having photos of your travel experiences helps you relive them for years after the trip is over. Nowadays you don’t even need a camera. Smart phones have cameras and some very fun apps for those into photography. Do you Instagram? We do!… Read More

Good news for the winter traveler — it will be even easier than ever to fly to Jamaica! Several major airlines have expanded their service to Jamaica starting December 15, 2012. Among the carriers planning to increase service to Jamaica are: Delta Airlines JetBlue Airways AirTran Airways Apple Vacations Delta Airlines, which will expand to… Read More

There are many underprivileged youth with bright minds and a promising future. Jamaica Inn is doing what it can to help support them by assisting in paying for education. Kem-Maria McCook is Jamaica Inn’s first sponsored student.  A first-year student at UWI Med School, she attended St. Mary High School (SMHS) where she was first in her… Read More