Montego Bay feels very poor and run down as you leave the airport. Lots of roadside stalls selling sandwiches, fruit and beer. But lots of people sleeping rough who look very impoverished also line the roads, literally.
There's a shanty town of stalls selling tacky souvenirs and tea shirts. This place doesn't feel safe or friendly.
My wife and I took a cruise and one of the stops was the shopping center. Once my wife got started it was hard to pull her away. The weather was nice and the people were very friendly. Would go again if possible..
This was a nice place had a great tour, I wish that we could have seen more. We was here for about 8 hours from a cruise. Would like to go back and see more of the neighborhoods where people stay instead of just the resorts and businesses that cater to travelers
This one of the first places I go when I get to Jamacia. I stock up on everything I need. Take a taxi from the airport.Ask for Satchel if he is not available the next person will assist you. Make sure get enough WATA and RUM. If you need any help finding anything don't hesitate to ask. The staff is...