Are you looking to relax on gorgeous white-sand beaches while the clouds roll by in the clear blue skies above? Or maybe gain insight into a marvelous melting pot of cultures? Jamaica’s Montego Bay is where you get to experience them all.
Montego Bay is a tourist hotspot that offers a number of experiences including beachside relaxation and even duty-free shopping. Caribbean flights such as those offered by interCaribbean Airways fly tourists each year to enjoy a fabulous holiday at this destination.
The majority population of Montego Bay consists of those of African descent. Minority groups include the Chinese and East Indians, who arrived in the country in the mid-to-late 19th century. The city is also home to immigrants from Cuba, Mexico, and Spain. The Russians, Italians, and the French own homes in the area.
In Montego Bay, one will come across a number of Christian churches, most of which are Protestant. Rastafari movement, an Afro-Christian syncretic religion too has a significant following. Communities of Hindus, Muslims, and Buddhists can also be found here.
A Paradise for the Foodies
There’s a lot of restaurants in MoBay that let travelers sample some of the best dishes of Jamaica. Ask your tour guide to share their favorite eateries with you to treat yourself with authentic Jamaican flavors.