Jamaican Christmas

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Christmas time in Jamaica is a time for festivities. People gather together, and reflect on what they are happy and thankful for. There are parties almost everyday and thought there is no snow it is cooler than the rest of the year. Decorating is also a big part of Christmas, with people making the most elaborate designs on and around their house. Many many different types of foods are made for Christmas, and almost everyone is in a good mood.


Areas such as Kingston and Montego Bay are very popular spots for Christmas, with many people coming together for holiday festivities. There is a large rush around Christmas Eve, just as there is here in America. Almost every store has decorations up and the people are incredibly nice at this time of the year. Everyone is just happy, it is a very good time to be there and you will certainly enjoy yourself.