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Nov 18, 2019

What did the different ethnic groups bring to Jamaica?

In response to my YouTube video on 27 Must Eat Foods In Jamaica, Colin T, one of my ardent subscribers who is living in Canada, asked this question that

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Nov 18, 2019

My Challenges (Poem)

to take each day one step at a time to spend some time communicating with God to be at peace with everyone to love unconditional To be a good father to

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Nov 18, 2019

The Colonial History of Jamaica | The Pieces We Tend Not To Talk About

You should know (I hope) a bit about Jamaica's independence, and surely post independence, but what do you know of the colonial history of Jamaica? Read more.

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Nov 18, 2019

Tourist Attractions in Kingston Jamaica |Must-Visit Places In Kingston

Yes, as Jamaica's capital city, it is the hub of industry & commerce, but it offers even more. Here are some of the most popular tourist attractions in Kingston

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Nov 17, 2019

Jamaican Football & The Reggae Boyz Road To World Cup 1998

The history of the Jamaican football (men's) team on the road to World Cup France 1998

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Nov 17, 2019

Riveting Sunday Evening JOKE | Jamaicans In Heaven

Here's a good one to spice up your Sunday afternoon.

And please share the laughter with someone :-)

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Nov 16, 2019

Is Jamaica An African Country?

Source: Statistical Institute Of Jamaica Is Jamaica An African Country? RESPONSE: by Wellesley Related: What Is Black History Month?. Lol. Very interesting

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Nov 16, 2019

How much does it cost to import a car to Jamaica?

How much does it cost to import a car to Jamaica? RESPONSE: by Wellesley Related: Buying A Car In Jamaica via Hire Purchase | A helpful guide. The

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Nov 15, 2019

Jamaica Pictures - Captivating Pictures From Jamaica Land We Love

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

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Nov 15, 2019

New Year's Eve Activities and Celebrations in Kingston

If someone comes to you and ask for recommendation on Best New Year's activities in Kingston, what would YOU suggest? We'll James asked me! Here's his

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Nov 15, 2019

2 Heavenly Jamaican Puddings | Sweet Potato & Cornmeal Pudding Recipes

Jamaicans love puddings! But of the long list, these two 'take the cake'! There are the most famous and popular Jamaican puddings. And yes, I have the recipes!

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Nov 14, 2019

Rafting In Jamaica |Pictures & Video from White River Rafting, Jamaica

Sand, sun and sea are awesome! But our attractions have become way more diversified than these! One of the great fun, yet relaxing activity is rafting in Jamaica

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Nov 14, 2019

Getting Married In Jamaica Q&A | 20 Important Questions With Answers

What is the relative cost of getting married in Jamaica? And what are the requirements? These are just two of 20 key questions answered by our wedding planner.

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Nov 13, 2019

What are some popular worship songs sung in Jamaica?

Can I be brutally honest with you? I never knew what an acoustic guitar was until I got this question. So yes, that's another reason I love this Q&A

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Nov 13, 2019

Items Jamaicans Want as Gifts

Question: What Are The Items Jamaicans Want As Gifts? My mother was born and raised in Kingston, but has been living in the states for the last 30 years.

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Nov 13, 2019

Flow Jamaica Contact | I need to pay my bills!

Technology is great, isn't it? Well yes, if it works. If not, It can drive the daylight out of of you! Which is exactly the case here. Here is Priscilla's

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Nov 13, 2019

Parents Marriage Certificate In Jamaica - How Do I Apply?

A great clarification question on applying for marriage certificate in Jamaica! Here is Sam's question... with my response below. Hello Wellesley Thank

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Nov 12, 2019

The Jamaica Postal Code System | The Current State

The internet has heralded a renewed call for an efficient Jamaica postal code system. But what is the current state? Here is exactly what you need to know.

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Nov 12, 2019

What kind of crops are grown in Jamaica for profit?

Jamaican Cocoa Beans This question was an interesting one. I mean, it is one of those things we think we know, but probably doesn't, well certainly for

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Nov 12, 2019

Tourist arrival statistics for Jamaica

That was very good Information. I often wonder how many tourists visited Jamaica per year. Thank you RESPONSE: by Wellesley Hey Priscilla, You

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Nov 11, 2019

SURFING Jamaica's Hidden Paradise Adventure

Where are the best locations to explore? Here they are, the best spots for SURFING Jamaica's hidden paradise adventure.

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Nov 10, 2019

Jamaican Tour Guide | How Do You Know Who To TRUST?

You need safety first, but what else should you expect of your local Jamaican tour guide or driver? Really now, how can you know a good one? Here's how to know.

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Nov 10, 2019

10 Things You Must Do In Jamaica | By Whatever Means Necessary

Jamaica possesses superb attractions for persons with many & varied interests. As regularly traveled Jamaican, here are my top 10 things you must do in Jamaica.

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Nov 09, 2019

Coldwell Banker Jamaica | Locations, Contact Info (And Its History)

Coldwell Banker Jamaica is one of the preferred companies for real estate transactions in Jamaica. Here are the current locations, contact information and more.

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Nov 09, 2019

Tips For Jamaica Returning Residents

Returning Residents Of Jamaica - Question By Noel Taylor: First Name: Noel Taylor Country: United States Enquiry/Comments: Hi Wellesley, Thanks

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Nov 08, 2019

The Jamaica Gleaner Newspaper | The TRUE Story Behind Its Rich History

We've come to regard it as the most trusted source of print information in Jamaica. But what do you know of the Jamaica Gleaner Newspaper? Read on to learn more.

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Nov 08, 2019

Can I bring back Ackee from Jamaica to Canada?

I answered this question for Scott but I'm sure for hundred of other persons as well, it is yet another popular question we see online. It relates to bringing

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Nov 07, 2019

139 Tourist Destinations In Jamaica | The BEST Things To Do In Jamaica

It took great effort, but I now present you the 'cherry list' - the best attractions and tourist destinations in Jamaica! And even better, I list them by Parish

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Nov 07, 2019

EASY Jamaican Jerk Seasoning Recipe - Plus The Best Ready Made Options

You've always wanted to make it yourself huh? Well, here's how to make Jamaican jerk seasoning from scratch, plus our recommendation on the best ready made ones

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Nov 07, 2019

ROARING River Jamaica | Enthralling Cave, Garden & Nature Attraction

From the tranquilty of the nature tour to the eerie cave, there is something magical for you at the captivating roaring river Jamaica attraction.

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  1. What did the different ethnic groups bring to Jamaica?

    Nov 18, 19 01:45 PM

    In response to my YouTube video on 27 Must Eat Foods In Jamaica, Colin T, one of my ardent subscribers who is living in Canada, asked this question that

    Read More

  2. My Challenges (Poem)

    Nov 18, 19 11:45 AM

    to take each day one step at a time to spend some time communicating with God to be at peace with everyone to love unconditional To be a good father to

    Read More

  3. The Colonial History of Jamaica | The Pieces We Tend Not To Talk About

    Nov 18, 19 11:41 AM

    You should know (I hope) a bit about Jamaica's independence, and surely post independence, but what do you know of the colonial history of Jamaica? Read more.

    Read More

  4. Tourist Attractions in Kingston Jamaica |Must-Visit Places In Kingston

    Nov 18, 19 10:40 AM

    Yes, as Jamaica's capital city, it is the hub of industry & commerce, but it offers even more. Here are some of the most popular tourist attractions in Kingston

    Read More

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