The Interior and Cockpits

Adventure in the Southern Cockpits and Alligator Pond (2006 flashback, part one)

In 2006 I traveled to Jamaica, as staff, with friends and client ekoostik hookah and several other bands for a ...
Read More

A Boat Day (5 – Pelican Bar and a Dolphin or Two)

Whoo boy has Pelican bar changed since we first went in 2003. It's larger, busier, has a couple of gift ...
Read More

A Boat Day (4 – feeling crabby)

Leaving Rudy's (Rudy, himself personally, is a SUPER nice guy, by the way. Ready to chat. I could hang out ...
Read More

A Boat Day (3 – swimming with crocs)

No we didn't swim with crocs, silly. Who would do that, even if they do mostly eat fish? We did ...
Read More

A Boat Day (2 – mangroves and crocs oh my)

We passed through the town of Black River and the scenery began to change.  The lower part of the river is ...
Read More

A Boat Day (1 – heading out)

We woke early enough to meet Dennis for a 9AM-ish departure from the beach.  Dennis' boat parks in front of Eggy's ...
Read More

Prequel to A Boat Day with Dennis

I have taken a boat trip to Black River/Pelican Bar with Captain Dennis Abrahams several times and it never, ever gets ...
Read More

MBJ to Treasure Beach (getting all the things done)

We landed  at noon and were in Chicken's van by 12:30. He'd brought cold drinks but I needed to change ...
Read More

The Ruff Tuff Guide To The Blue Mountains » Real Jamaica

This Real Jamaica article serves as a useful travel guide for those looking to explore the beautiful Blue Mountains & ...
Read More

Rarely Visited Waterfalls and Rivers in Jamaica

I’ve been in a lot of bodies of water in Jamaica including a few from the following lists. But the land of wood ...
Read More

Dornoch’s Head: A Trip Back Into Cockpit Country (April 2010)

Before I left for Jamaica on this trip, I came across a new web site called "Cockpit Country Jamaica". It ...
Read More

Jamaica March 2009: 24 – Into the Cockpits

During the course of the previous evening at Ja Jewel, a friend of Bar and Cher's stopped by. We'd met ...
Read More

Jamaica March 2009: 23 – Caves and Beaches and Chinese

After we left the beach, J&M wanted to check out a Chinese restaurant in Duncans that Barry said was new ...
Read More

All Around Jamaica Again: Day 4 – Up into the Blue Mountains on Historic US Election Day

Day 4: US Election Day, Kingston One more reason I wanted to go to Kingston was to visit the Blue ...
Read More

Negril, Jamaica, Nov 20-Dec 1, 2000 (Nirvana)

The trip started with a major delay due to some kid in Charlotte running through security with a toy gun ...
Read More

Negril, Jamaica, January 11-19 2000 (Blue Cave Castle)

Negril, Jamaica, January 11-19 2000 We're back after nine glorious days (and P is out shoveling snow right now!) - ...
Read More