Portland Parish

Zion Country Eco Beach Cabins

 

Stay as the guest of Free-I at Zion Country Eco Beach Cabins. Free-I was born and raised in Holland where he learned horticulture and respect for the earth and all who reside upon it.  He brought his love and skills to Jamaica where he applied them to Zion Country, transforming the land into a little piece of heaven which he so graciously shares with his guests.

Long Bay Beach, Jamaica

 

A long beautiful beach lies on the East side of Jamaica, Long Bay. The contentious ocean pounds ashore onto a wide, palm shaded sandy beach. The beach is dotted with Tiki Hut bars, restaurants and cabins. The vibe is laid back and European.

Long Bay
Looking south
Jackie with Noah, Nate, Pi and Tiffany
Looking north
Throwing sand
Patrice
Mr. Roper's crafts
Mr. Roper

Reach Falls Jamaica

 

Visit one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Jamaica. Reach Falls can be found in Portland Parish.  Just South of Manchioneal, three miles inland off the A4, the Drivers River plunges 30’ into a wide aqua pool.

On the way to Reach Falls
Renny and Mokko Read about Renny in the book "Rasta Heart"
Hanging vines
The Waterfalls
Moshi, Mokko's Son
Patrick, Sarah, Keith, Ben and Andrew
Pools above Waterfalls
Eagle carving in rock
Stairway at Waterfalls
Turquoise Pools

Fi Wi Sinting Jamaican Festival

 Celebrating Jamaica's African Heritage
February 17, 2013

Fi Wi Sinting is an annual one day celebration of Jamaica's African heritage and is a tribute to the ancestors. It is held at Somerset Falls River Park, Hope Bay, Portland, north of Port Antonio, Jamaica. It has become the largest Black History Month event in Jamaica.

Vendor
Jonkunoo
A Break in the Day
Crowd Shot

Ivanhoes' Guesthouse Port Antonio, Jamaica

 

This Port Antonio lodging is nestled upon historic Titchfield peninsula where you find the quaint and comfortable Ivanhoes' Guesthouse. Located in the northwest corner of Titchfield peninsula you pass thru the lush entrance into a cool, tiled foyer.

Great Huts Hostel Boston Bay, Jamaica

 

Great Huts in Boston Bay, Jamaica has a nice vibe. You can stay in a tree house or yurt. The yurt is a communal hostel and very affordable. Private accomadations run more but are totally unique and eccentric.

Great Huts was voted the author's choice by the Lonely Planet and Best Environment by the London Observer.

Getting To Zion Country

Map of Jamaica showing location of Zion Country

Zion Country Eco Beach Cabins are located in Muirton Pen, Portland Parish, between Manchioneal and Long Road in the east of Jamaica.

Traveling from Kingston Norman Manley Airport to Zion Country:

Things to Do Inside Zion Country, Jamaica

 

Zion Country Eco Beach Cabins is a tropical paradise, sheltered and nurtured within the Jamaican community of Long Road on the eastern side of Jamaica in lush Portland Parish

Rafting Rio Grande Jamaica

Port Antonio Jamaica

Port Antonio has a rich historical past in the founding of Jamaican tourism. Today, "Porti" is a large bustling city full of the sights and sounds that exemplify the Jamaican experience.