• How to Prepare for your Jamaica Backpacking Trip

    Once you’ve decided that, you get to experience the real Jamaica, and have now hundreds of unique moments ahead. But be prepared! It is true – traveling off the beaten track takes a bit more time and effort in preparation, but we all know that it is totally worth it. Here are some tips that […]

  • Danger In Paradise – How Safe Is Jamaica For Tourists?

    There’s a common misconception that Jamaica is a dangerous travel destination, only safe if sticking to tourist areas, all-inclusive resorts and their organized tours. Looking at message boards or even reading travel advice on government’s websites – you’ll easy get the image that a trip to this laidback, picturesque country can result in harm and […]

  • A Piece Of Diary – Treasure Beach to Montego Bay

    I turned the keys. The car started and the trip from Treasure Beach to Montego Bay, which would take us approximately three to four hours, started. The journey led us straight through the rural surroundings of Cockpit Country in Trelawny, the birth parish of Usain Bolt. Flat and long roads of asphalt alternated between smaller, […]

  • Travel Green – A Guide On How To Travel Eco-Friendly

    When you travel to Jamaica you’ll be amazed by the beauty of nature. And this nature needs to be protected! Due to the low level of economic development Jamaica has – until now – not been a good example in protecting its environment but this should not stop you from travelling eco-friendly. SAVE WATER! During […]

  • Recap 2015 – Forward Ever, Backward Never

    2015 is coming to an end and so we’ll wrap it up with a recap, looking back on our main events of the year. But first of all we want to say – big up to all of you for the love, support and contribution to Real Jamaica! We’re all part of this growing community […]

  • My Jamaica 2015 – Revisiting Good Old Friends

    When I think back on my year 2015, I realize how Jamaica played such a big role in it. In February, my 6-months stay came to an end and I left the island feeling very sad, but knowing that I would be back soon. I didn’t expect it to be as soon, but in September, […]

  • A personal roots revival – revisiting Jamaica (1/3)

    Actually, I don’t know where to begin, how to find the right words so that you as a reader would realise what Jamaica is, and what the island is especially for me. However, my name is Lukas, I am 29 years old, a globetrotter, photographer, flight attendant and misfit (I especially stress the last one). […]

  • Keeping The Jamaican Vibes Alive

    The ways you can keep the Jamaican vibes alive when you’re off island varies depending on where you live. But, here’s some inspiration on how our team does it – starting with Nicole sharing her Caribbean experiences in Stockholm, Sweden. So what happens when you visit the island – relish in its beauty, cherish the […]

  • 6 Ways to Experience the Real Jamaica

    Jamaica is a beautiful Caribbean island visited by millions of people each year, but very few of them see the real Jamaica. When I say real Jamaica, I am referring to the parts of Jamaica that don’t cater to tourists. If you ask us, it’s actually a shame, because Jamaica’s true gems are beyond the […]

  • Travel Vs Vacation

    Have you ever wondered what the difference is between travel and vacation? These two things seem pretty similar but I think there’s a big difference. I think that when someone is truly traveling they are experiencing a whole new culture not simply living at a resort for a week. When I say experiencing a whole […]

  • How well do you know Reggae Music?

    Test your Reggae knowledge! Try to get them all right and score all 17 points in our Reggae Music quiz. How well do you know Reggae music? Try it now, good luck! How many points did you get? Let us know your score in the comments below. About the Author Johannes I’m a social entrepreneur […]

  • The Travel Corporation Opens East Coast Sales Office

    November 16, 2016 By: Newswire The Travel Corporation (TTC) has announced plans to increase the company’s presence on the East Coast of the U.S. with a new Manhattan office, placing Guy Young in charge under the title Global Brand Engagement Officer.  The global travel company comprising Trafalgar, Insight Vacations, Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection, Contiki, […]