Jamaica

By:LJ Yates, Chase Miller, and Nick Lail

Where is your country located? What continent is it on? What are the neighboring countries?

Jamaica is an island in the Caribbean Sea, its in North America. Some neighboring countries include: Dominican Republic, Haiti, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Cayman Islands.

What are the geographic features of your country?

Jamaica is an island. Its the 3rd biggest island, the features of Jamaica are a beautiful blue ocean, large mountains, lots of hills.


What is the population of your country?

Jamaica's population is about 2,712,000.


What is the climate of your country?

In Jamaica it is typically warm because it is a tropical climate.


What are the main holidays in your country?

Jamaican holidays mostly consist of music, they also have Christmas and other religious holidays.


What is the tourism like in your country? What are the main points of interest?

Most tourism is mainly the geographical features, but other tourism are entertainment like the arts. Some tourism spots of Jamaica are Dunn's River Falls, Dolphin Cove, and The Bob Marley Museum.


What are some popular foods in your country?

Some popular foods in Jamaica include: Arawak Indian, Spanish, African, Indian, Chinese, and British food.


What do people dress like in your country?

People in Jamaica dress very comfortable, and colorful. They usually wear things that are comfortable because of the heat and climate.


What languages are spoken in your country?

English is the main language in this country.


What is education like in your country?

People in Jamaica have a universally free system of education.


Can you give us some information about the history of your country? Were there any ways or important events that took place?

Jamaica was founded by English colonist.


Interesting facts about Jamaica!

Jamaica is the 3rd largest island. Every February yacht owners set out from Miami to Jamaica. Marijuana is illegal in Jamaica it is just more lenient. Jamaica is one of the top places to go on vacations. Rum is the national drink of Jamaica. Jamaica is the first Caribbean country to gain its independence. Apart from the United States, Jamaica has won the most world and olympic medals. Its capital is Kingston. Bob Marley is from Jamaica.
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