Kingston is the capital of the island of Jamaica, lying on its southeast coast. In the city center, the Bob Marley Museum is housed in the reggae singer’s former home. Nearby, Devon House is a colonial-era mansion with period furnishings. Hope Botanical Gardens & Zoo showcases native flora and fauna. Northeast of the city, the Blue Mountains are a renowned coffee-growing region with trails and waterfalls.
Hotels: 3-star averaging $150 to 5-star averaging $230.
Getting there: 35 min flight. View flights
Local time: Thursday 4:21 PM
Weather: 88°F (31°C), Wind SE at 23 mph (37 km/h), 66% Humidity
Population: 579,137 (2001)