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LOCATION Close to the Equator West Indies Small little dot
PEOPLE From Africa From China
FOOD Jerk Spice is popular. Curried Goat Festivals Rice and Peas (rice and beans) Ting and Ginger Beer Plantains (fried bananas)
CITIES Montego Bay (tourist) Kingston (capital)
TOURIST ATTRACTIONS Dunn’s River Falls Y’s Falls Glistening Waters
Fact 1: RANDOM FACTS Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the Caribbean. Fact 2: Jamaica is the first Caribbean Country to gain Independence. Fact 3: Rum is the national drink of Jamaica. Fact 4: Ian Fleming designed and built his home, "Goldeneye", in Jamaica and wrote ten of his James Bond novels there. Fact 5: The Blue Mountains in Jamaica are named for the mists that often cover them, which look blue from a distance. Fact 6: Jamaica was the first tropical country to enter the Winter Olympics. Fact 7: The national dish of Jamaica is Ackee and Saltfish. Fact 8: Jamaica is the third largest island in the Caribbean. Fact 9: Jamaica was the first commercial producer of bananas in the Western Hemisphere. Fact 10: Apart from the United States, Jamaica has won the most world and olympic medals.
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