Lizards In Jamaica - love em or hate em

by Brienne Burd
(Portland, Jamaica)

Lizards In Jamaica

Lizards In Jamaica

Contest Entry #014 - Lizards In Jamaica - love em or hate em

Unlike most Jamaicans, I am not troubled or frightened by lizards.

I was able to quickly snap this photo before my fiancé noticed what I was up to and waved the lizard back outside.

It has been interesting for me living in Jamaica after spending most of my life in Hawaii, a place where lizards are a sign of luck and good fortune (they also eat bugs!).

Here, I have friends who will run and scream at the sight of a lizard. That is a reaction I save only for cockroaches…..and forty legs (centipedes) ;-)

I remember this photo was taken from our kitchen window. It was a rainy day outside (welcome to Portland) and we both had the same day off work (which rarely happens) so we were staying in making a nice soup meal and listening to music and enjoying life… after waving the lizard away of course - hehehe

See Also: Animals In Jamaica


Submit YOUR own Picture here or See other lovely photo submissions here.

Click here to post comments

Return to Jamaican Photo Contest - 2013.

P.S. Not exactly what you are looking for? Click here to do a quick site search!

Please Book With Us...

wellesley gayle - booking link

Was the information helpful to you?
Here is a great way to support our effort.

All you need to do is book your vacation via the reputable Booking.com search box below . It can be for travel to Jamaica or anywhere else on earth.

I promise you'll get the best deal on accommodation available anywhere!

Booking.com

Great Articles You Might Have Missed

Please help me get the message out by sharing this article with your friends on social media (links below). Thnx ;-)

You are also welcome to join my special friends list and receive exclusive updates (like this), tips, trivia and stories from lovers of Jamaica! Just enter...

Also connect with My-Island-Jamaica.com on Social Media: 
Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Youtube

Thank You!

Need More Help?

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.

copyscpe
Top Of Page
Wellesley Gayle

What's New? Click Here And See

book_now

SEARCH THE SITE



Site Sponsors

jamaica_click_down_here_visit_our_sponsors

Our Preferred Sponsors (below)

(Our Sponsorship Policy)

Photographers in Jamaica
Wedding Photographers
Jamaican Souvenirs
Best Jamaican Souvenirs Cars For Sale In Jamaica
Cars For Sale

Click Here to Visit Our Sponsors' Page

Did You Miss These?

What's New?

Below is a list of the very latest articles I posted on the site.

Recent Articles

  1. Best Jamaica Accommodations - Book With Us - And Save $$

    Jan 20, 18 10:57 PM

    We've brought convenience to you. Book with us and enjoy the best of Jamaica accommodations - villa, resort or hotel.

    Read More

  2. Jamaica Pictures - Memorable Pictures From Jamaica!

    Jan 16, 18 11:20 PM

    If you are looking for a collection of Jamaica pictures, check here. From Sunsets and nature to food and culture, we have them all here.

    Read More

  3. Traditional Jamaican Dances - 10 Popular Jamaican Folk Dances

    Jan 15, 18 11:23 PM

    Here is a list of the ten most popular traditional Jamaican dances - the ones from way back :-)

    Read More

  4. Traditional Jamaican Dances - A Proud Cultural Legacy

    Jan 15, 18 11:00 PM

    Dance has, and probably will always been a integral part of our culture and lifestyle. Here's a background into our traditional Jamaican dances.

    Read More

New!  I've created a Welcome Audio. Just click the Play button below to listen.

Please subscribe here to get my latest updates.