Travel: My Jamaica Hotel Bucket List

  If you’ve read my About page you know that I work in the tourism sector. My job affords me the opportunity to learn about all the various accommodations in Jamaica, as well as the occasional privilege of being a guest at these properties. With that knowledge I’ve been stockpiling a list in my heart…

Travel Essentials Part 2

While I could have taken photos of these travel essentials in my living room and posted this long ago, I figured it was best to show them in a context in which they would be used. And so, part 2 of my Travel Essentials feature comes to you from Frenchman’s Cove beach in Port Antonio,…

Travel: Sandals Montego Bay Review

Part of my job is covering major cultural events on island, one of which being Reggae Sumfest. Over the years I’ve had my fair share of Sumfest experiences in regards to the accommodation, from the hotel being over 30 minutes away from the venue (for perspective, the event ends at 7/8/9am and you’re driving alone),…

Travel: RIU Montego Bay Review

I stayed at RIU Montego Bay recently for one night when in the second city for an event. I’ve stayed at RIU Montego Bay several times and never had an exceptional experience. This time however, I had an exceptional room! And for me, the room is 90% of the reason to book a hotel. I…

Travel Essentials Part 1

These are a few of my favourite things! I travel fairly often around Jamaica for my job and though I’ll just be a few hours at most from home, there are some things I cannot leave home without. These items each have a specific function in my bag, whether I’m staying for 2 days or…

Currently Loving: Hills and Valleys by Tauren Wells

via (1) Tauren Wells – Hills and Valleys (The Hills Remix) (Audio) – YouTube I am IN LOVE with this entire album, every single song! I know Tauren Wells as the lead singer of the former band Royal Tailor, but didn’t know till recently that he branched out on a solo career. When I say…