Jamaica, Up, Up And Away

What is 29 degrees, sunny and a great destination in the middle of winter? In a word: Jamaica!

I normally write these articles a few days after returning from a trip In order to reflect on events, people and atmosphere. In this case, however, I decided to take pen in hand (actually two fingers on IPad) while sitting in a comfortable lounge chair, listening to the waves gently caress the pure white sand of seven mile beach. I know it sounds like a cliché, but there is no other way to describe a visit to Jamaica's famous Negril.

It has been exactly thirty years since my first visit to this wonderful island and I found it more enjoyable today then amid the political turbulence of the early eighties. I have never been fond of all-inclusive resorts, but