Top 10 Attractions & Places to Visit in Kingston
Founded in 1692, Kingston was first a place for the survivors of an earthquake that resulted in the destruction of Port Royal. Before that date, Kingston was an agricultural area, but the survivors of the earthquake established their tent community on the sea front The town really began to grow after pirates did further destruction and burned Port Royal in 1703. By 1703, Kingston had become the biggest town on the island and a center of trade. It is the largest English-speaking city in Jamaica and the nation's capital. Central Kingston comprises the historic downtown area and New Kingston, both reached by Norman Manley International Airport.
Holywell Recreational Park - Jamaica
Holywell Park is one of the hidden natural gems of Jamaica perfect for those interested in eco-tourist attractions. A three hundred area “park in a park” is the gateway to the Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park (BJCMNP) and has protected status over all other areas.It is located 3,500 ft above sea-level in the cool Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park. It is the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of life. With lush vegetation everywhere the park is often bathed in tropical mist.
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Where to Stay
Information on hotels and other accommodations in Kingston.
Things to see & do in Kingston
A list of attraction in and nearby Kingston.
Information on the best ways to getting around Kingston
Introduction to Kingston
Historical and background information on the Capital city of Jamaica.
Information on the best ways to getting around Kingston.
Where to eat in Kingston
A guide to restaurants in Kingston.
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