Topic Tag: Jamaica Carnival

Embark, Festivals and Events

Datebook | Events calendar (Mar/Apr 2018)

Events around the Caribbean in March and April, from Guyana’s Easter Regatta to Carnival in Jamaica and St Patrick’s Day in Montserrat

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Arrive, Culture, Travel, Lifestyle, Haiti

Jacmel, Haiti

Streetscape On the eastern side of sheltered Jacmel Bay, the town stretches back from a shingly beach to a steep escarpment above Rue...

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Culture, Festivals and Events

Carnival Calendar (1992)

For many visitors to the region, the Caribbean is Carnival, a festive time of costumed parades and pageants, music and dance, fun and...

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Culture, Reviews, Travel, Festivals and Events, Trinidad and Tobago

Jammin’ in Jamaica

I had a rahtid good time, as Jamaicans would say. It may have been the free Red Stripe beer but even now, sober, I have only good (if...

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Island Beat (January/February 1998)

Rally round the West Indies Waves gently lapping against quiet beaches, palm trees swaying in the wind, year-round sunshine, music,...

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Island Beat – Eastertime (March/April 1999)

April 2 and April 5 are public holidays in the Caribbean, for Good Friday and Easter Monday. It is a community-minded time, with activities...

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