KINGSTON, JAMAICA –– Moving on after a break-up is necessary but so is moving away – momentarily at least for a rebound vacation. Break-up travel has been rising in popularity among solo and group travelers seeking to mend broken hearts and there’s no better place to feel better than Jamaica, the “Home of All Right.” Find refuge in its color-drenched sunsets, azure water and sandy beaches or revel in the sounds of reggae music and late-night festivities found all throughout the island. Whether travelers are seeking to try new adventures with friends or take some time to relax and reflect, Jamaica has the perfect remedy.
Jump in and Rebound
Voted by Travel Channel as one of the best bars in the Caribbean, the legendary Rick’s Café in Negril is a cliff-side hot spot that’s perfect for partying and forgetting your worries. Don’t drown in your sorrows – instead, bring swimming trunks and a GoPro to capture the ultimate shot as you take a plunge into the Caribbean waters. Grab your favorite Jamaican cocktail, enjoy live reggae music, mingle with locals and visitors alike and witness the best sunset on the island.
Detox from Your Relationship
Find your Zen at Zimbali Retreat located in Canaan Mountain in Westmoreland where its restaurant is focused on providing locally grown items combined with cultural experiences and an educational farm tour. Using the freshest foods, the restaurant specializes in chicken, fish, conch, lobster, vegetarian and vegan options. For an organic Farm-to-Table Rastafarian meal, plan a trip to Stush in the Bushlocated in St. Ann on a 15-acre organic farm. Here, guests can indulge in an authentic Rastafarian meal with fresh fruits, vegetables and spices while taking in the lush landscape of Jamaica.
Fall in Love with Adventure
For an adrenaline rush that will have you forgetting your ex, Chukka Caribbean Adventures has a host of activities for the adventure lover. Chukka Caribbean Adventures operates 28 of the wildest and most fun-filled excursions in the Caribbean. The variety of experiences include: Horseback Ride n’ Swim, 4×4 Off-Road Safaris, Jungle River Tubing, Zipline Canopy Tour, ATV, Bicycle and Hiking Tours. From stunning waterfalls and pristine beaches to rugged mountains and majestic waterfalls, Chukka offers access to Jamaica’s best hidden gems all over the island.
Connect with Nature
Leave your worries behind on Montego Bay’s Martha Brae River and take a tranquil ride on a 30-foot handmade bamboo raft. Discover Jamaica’s tropical landscape as you sit back and relax as your trained river captain gently guides the raft three miles downstream, where you can stop for a swim and have an opportunity to explore crafts stalls filled with authentic souvenirs. Travelers can also explore Blue Hole Mineral Spring in Negril. Sitting beneath a cavernous opening in Jamaica’s terrain, this natural wonder offers visitors a rejuvenating mineral bath as nutrients in the limestone provide an underground filter for the steady upwelling of water, leaving behind a luxuriously pure bath for visitors to enjoy.
To learn more about Jamaica or to book your next vacation go to www.visitjamaica.com