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Jamaica is the third largest of the Caribbean islands and the largest of the English-speaking Caribbean islands. The island covers approximately 4,244 square miles (10,991 sq km) and is 146 miles (235 km) long. Widths vary between 22 and 51 miles (35-82 km).
The country is very mountainous; with the highest point the Blue Mountain Peak, reaching 7,402 feet.
Jamaica abounds in fine beaches and scenic beauty, and has some 120 rivers.
With its scene-stealing backdrops, Jamaica has provided the set for many a Hollywood hit, and has starred in more major motion pictures than any other Caribbean island. How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Legends of the Fall, Dr. No., The Mighty Quinn, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Papillon, Prelude to a Kiss, Live and Let Die, Shattered Image, Cocktail, Club Paradise, Clara's Heart; Cool Runnings; Treasure Island, among many others were made, in whole or in part on location in Jamaica.
Jamaica offers something for every one! Romance for honeymooners, fun family resorts or quiet more exclusive resorts . There are basically hundreds of choices from budget to moderat to exclusive all-inclusive resorts ! waht is your preference? A few of them only are listed here.