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One of the most densely populated nations in the Caribbean, Jamaica lies approximately 144 km south of Cuba and 160 km west of Haiti. Jamaica is the fifth-largest island country in the Caribbean. Once called Xaymaca in Arawakan, meaning the "Land of Wood and Water" or the "Land of Springs". Colloquially Jamaicans refer to their home island as the "Rock", whereof further slang names like "Jamrock", "Jamdown".
This vibrant island encourages endless outdoor adventures, with sugar-sand beaches, rivers, waterfalls, and the jungle-like Blue Mountains. Its music, spicy food and warm friendly people separates Jamaica from its Caribbean neighbours. Kingston, capital of Jamaica nestled between the world famous Blue Mountains and the worlds seventh largest natural harbour, offers the perfect balance of attractions appealing to arts, culture and culinary enthusiasts.
With so many things to do and places to see Jamaica offers an abundance of fun things, thats educational and exciting. There is always somewhere to go and something to do just about any time of the day in Jamaica. It is never a dull day in Jamaica! No Problem Man!
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