Destination Travel Guide for Visitors to Jamaica NEGRIL
Negril is almost a “pure” tourism town – thriving on the business attracted by its beautiful beaches.
Located on the far western tip of Jamaica, Negril is a unique, “One Love” kind-of-place, with stretches of long white sugar-sand beaches, rocky cliffs & a legal code requiring buildings to be shorter than the coconut trees!
With safe, cheap, and convenient public transportation, Live Reggae & BBQ Lobster on every corner, plus, Romantic Sunsets that continue to change colors – Negril is a must-see Jamaican Destination, with many Family-Friendly establishments available.
Negril can be grouped into two areas. The more formal Seven Mile Beach section of public beaches and upscale resorts , & Negril’s West End of independent, value-conscious hotels – think Eco-Boutiques, Yoga Classes & Cliff Diving…
Walking Negril’s West End is an Attraction all by itself, including a stop at the Negril Light House along the way.
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Be sure to catch one of the many Glass-bottom Boat Rides available off Negril Beach (& many other beaches in Jamaica). Just talk up a bargain with a Boat Captain on shore.
Glass-Bottom Boats are special Tourist-Ride Boats with floors replaced with see-thru plexiglass bottoms – giving the boats their self-descriptive name…
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Jamaican Genealogical Information can be often incomplete as Official Registration of Births, Deaths, Baptismals & Marriages were originally kept & filed separately in each of Jamaica’s 14 parishes.
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The Names of their Spouse & other relatives, both living & deceased
Their Job, Trade or Occupation
Write down as much of the above-mentioned ancestral detail as you can – along with any other details that may be of help to Jamaican Government Researchers.
Older Relatives may have different memories or stories about your shared Jamaican Ancestor so record their versions of events, dates, schools, churches, family nicknames, alternative name spellings too – especially connections to another Jamaican Parish, Major Life Event or Property Sale / Purchase.
Military affiliations, ranks or passed-down stories can be of help too as there may be information on your ancestors contained in records on the old British West Indian Regiment or listings of Jamaican-born soldiers who fought with & for the British in both World War 1 & 2.
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Cities, Towns & Districts
in Negril (Westmoreland)
Town or District City / Parish – Population (Approx.) – GPS Coordinates
Frome, Negril – 900 – 18.30°N 78.15°W
Darliston, Negril – 1,435 – 18.23°N 77.97°W
Little London, Negril – 1,848 – 18.30°N 78.20°W
Petersfield, Negril – 2,045 – 18.25°N 78.07°W
Bluefields, Negril – 2,564 – 18.17°N 78.03°W
Bethel Town, Negril – 2,768 – 18.30°N 77.95°W
White House, Negril – 3,157 – 18.08°N 77.97°W
Seaford Town, Negril – 4,108 – 18.15°N 77.54°W
Negril, Negril – 4,184 – 18.32°N 78.33°W
Grange Hill, Negril – 6,530 – 18.37°N 78.20°W
Savanna-la-Mar, Negril – 16,553 – 18.16°N 77.95°W
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