Jamaica - Kingston, Blue Mountains & Southeast Coast (PDF Chapter)
This is the Kingston, Blue Mountains & Southeast Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Jamaica guidebook.
Kingston is Jamaica’s beating heart. This is a city on the up and up, with a positive, go-ahead vibe. It’s the launchpad for some of the world’s most electrifying music, and sound systems still provide its essential soundtrack. It’s also the ideal base for exploring Jamaica’s southeast corner.
- delve into the life of Jamaica’s most revered contemporary heroes at the Bob Marley Museum, his former home and studio
- appreciate the vision of Jamaican artists at the internationally acclaimed National Gallery of Jamaica
- explore the renaissance of a downtown neighborhood through Lifeyard, an innovative art and permaculture project
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Kingston & Around, Port Royal, Bull Bay, Hellshire Beach Recreation Area, May Pen & Around, Blue Mountains, Irish Town, Newcastle, Section & Clydesdale, Mavis Bank, Hagley Gap & Penlyne Castle, Southeast Coast, Morant Bay, Bath.