Calm before the storm - Negril Lighthouse 2007
Contest Entry #064- Calm before the storm - Negril Lighthouse 2007
In 2007 I stayed in Negril for a period of three months and enjoyed it thoroughly! But, as my Jamaican hubbie would say "all inclusive..."
I also experienced Hurricane Dean that brushed Jamaica that summer. On August 17, 2007, the evening before the storm hit I made this serene picture of the famous lighthouse in Negril, with signs of what was to come already to be seen in the evening sky....
Although I always wanted to experience such a weather phenomenon and the force of nature, going through it, even though it was not a full hit, this severe weather was very impressive and a little scary.
During the storm we could not get out so I didn't get any pictures of the storm itself.
However it hasn't scared me away and since then Jamaica is my second home and I love it as much as my home country.
I hope our son will come to love it as much as I do! There is so much to do and see and Negril especially is such a laid back place to be, I haven't traveled anywhere else since!
See Also: Weather In Negril Jamaica
Submit YOUR own Picture here
or See other lovely photos here
Click here to post comments
Return to Jamaican Photo Contest - 2013.
Like our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/myislandjamaica
Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/myislandjamaica
Articles You Might Have Missed...
Thanks For Reading!
Like What You Just Read?
Please join me in my effort to share the beauty and uniqueness of Jamaica with the world. You can do so by sharing this insightful narrative on the social media of your choice and ask others to do the same (BELOW).
We have a cherry list of top Jamaican companies that might be able to help you. Please click here to see them, our preferred partners and site sponsors.
Top Of Page
Get Exclusive Updates & Tips!
You are also welcome to join my special friends list and receive exclusive updates (like this), tips, trivia and stories from lovers of Jamaica!
I'll Gift You A FREE COPY of my eBook, 101 Intriguing Facts About Jamaica - just for subscribing!
Just enter your email & name below: