Welcome to Portmore
There is little of interest in this sprawling residential suburb besides Fort Augusta, at the eastern end of Port Henderson Beach, dating from 1740. The original fort was destroyed when lightning struck the magazine holding 3000 barrels of gunpowder, killing 300 people. The fort is now a women’s prison, housing a number of Western inmates guilty of drug smuggling... Read More
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10-Day Jamaican Cultural Immersion Package
Spend 10 days learning about the most exciting aspects of the Jamaican culture. Learn about Reggae Music, Rastafarianism, Patois, coffee, the Maroons, rum, nightlife and more. This cultural immersion tour package is perfect for families, groups and single travelers. The package includes transportation, airport transfers, daily breakfast and dinner, air-conditioned hotel accommodation and all tours/field trips. Join this tour if you want to explore what it means to be a Jamaican.