Articles relating to Jamaica

History of Jamaica

To understand fully the diverse and captivating culture of the Caribbean, it is really useful to look at the specific history of Jamaica.  It is the prism through which we can view and try to understand the remarkable yet challenging past that has created this unique corner of the globe. When anyone looks at the… Read more


Best Things to do in Jamaica

Jamaica, at over 4,200 square miles in size, is a remarkable island located in the Caribbean.  It is a unique destination with a fascinating past.  It has an equally modern and vibrant culture that is experienced through the food you enjoy, in buildings and place names and especially through its people.  As you contemplate which… Read more


Best Places to Visit in Jamaica

It’s time to slip off the cares of daily life and step with me, if you will, into a timeless world of music, history, food, culture …. All wrapped up in a warm and glorious setting.  Laze on some spectacular beaches, chill out in one of our amazing Jamaica vacation rentals, navigate through tropical rainforests,… Read more


Top 5 Wedding Villas in Jamaica

Don’t worry about a thing, because everything little thing is going to be alright! Exceptional Villas is here to make sure your wedding in Jamaica is one of the most memorable, happiest and relaxing times of your life. Full of vibrant culture and beauty, Jamaica has become famous as the island of love and romance…. Read more


Cooking With Love In Jamaica

On our most recent trip to Jamaica, Emma and I, as always, got to sample some wonderful food. So I decided it was time to write a blog on the subject. Each of our jamaican villas has a full staff, including a Chef who has been hand-picked by the villa owner. Our Exceptional chefs are… Read more