A List Of Jamaican Proverbs From A – Z

░  Our Top Post Created: April 08, 2017 . . Check out our alphabetical listing of Jamaican proverbs and take heed, learn, and also crack a smile! "Proverbs serve an educational and social function; they are used to teach, inspiring caution, courage and (common) sense. Jamaica’s proverbs reflect the innate wit and wisdom of the … Continue reading A List Of Jamaican Proverbs From A – Z

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Travel Jamaica – An Adventure Awaits!

Explore Jamaica through the eyes and lens of Rochelle Knight in her blog Adventures From Elle. ░  Read her Travel Jamaica post for starters. ░  Get details about, directions for, and view her photos of some of Jamaica's . . . Beaches | Botanical Gardens | Caves | Mineral Baths & Lagoons | Mountains & Hiking … Continue reading Travel Jamaica – An Adventure Awaits!

The Red-billed Streamertail Hummingbird – Jamaica National Bird

Introduction Order: Apodiformes Family: Trochilidae Genus: Trochilus Species: polytmus The red-billed streamertail or red-billed streamertail hummingbird (Trochilus polytmus) is indigenous to our island and it is the national bird of Jamaica. This bird is the most abundant and widespread member of the hummingbird family in Jamaica, and it is also known as the Doctor Bird, … Continue reading The Red-billed Streamertail Hummingbird – Jamaica National Bird

Excerpts From Pieces Of Our Past (1)

. . This post contains excerpts of stories (001-0016) on Jamaica's history. They cover our culture, events, tragedies, and more. These interesting accounts can be found in a special Gleaner feature on "Pieces Of The Past." Link: old.jamaica-gleaner.com/. . . The Stories: Port Royal Earthquake Excerpt: "On June 7, 1692 , the ground opened up … Continue reading Excerpts From Pieces Of Our Past (1)

Excerpts From Pieces Of Our Past (2)

. . This post contains excerpts of stories (0017-0033) on Jamaica's history. They cover our culture, events, tragedies, and more. These interesting accounts can be found in a special Gleaner feature on "Pieces Of The Past." Link: old.jamaica-gleaner.com/. . . The Stories: Disaster - The Earthquake Of 1907 Excerpt: "At 3:30 p.m. on Monday, January … Continue reading Excerpts From Pieces Of Our Past (2)