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St Ann's Bay Destination Guide

Delve into St Ann's Bay in Jamaica!

St Ann's Bay in the region of Saint Ann is located in Jamaica - some 40 mi (or 65 km) North-West of Kingston, the country's capital.

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Current time in St Ann's Bay is now 10:57 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "America / Jamaica" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Orange Park, Woolbury, Windsor Heights, Unity Pen, Sussex or Camagüey. While being here, make sure to check out Whitehorns Thicket, St Ann's Bay, Pilot, Lumsdale, Laughlands and Bamboo as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Getting to know Jamaica - once you go y...

07:32 min ( March 05, 2010 by JCVdude)
Views: 12,724 - Rating: 5/5

You have to get to know Jamaica and the Jamaican people and there is no better way than having a local Jamaican show you around. In our case we are priviledged to have Mr. Frank Rance, owner of FDR Re...

Asafa Powell (BENZ) and Nesta Carter (HO...

01:12 min ( April 26, 2011 by Ainsley Dacres)
Views: 15,260 - Rating: 5/5

Coming from lunch at Dover I saw 2 PHAT rides. Turned out to be Asafa and team mate Nesta Carter passing through


Scotchies Jerk - best authetic Jamaican ...

09:12 min ( March 06, 2010 by JCVdude)
Views: 15,061 - Rating: 4.74194/5

Scotchies Jerk - best authetic Jamaican experience, just ask the locals. Best Jerk in Jamaica. It was minutes away from us at the FDR Resort. More info about FDR Resorts: fdrholidays.com

ST ANNS BAY JAMAICA

06:54 min ( March 06, 2010 by JCVdude)
Views: 20,542 - Rating: 4.38462/5

ST. ANNS BAY , JAMAICA. A great and busy spot just up the road from the FDR Resort where we were staying. More about FDR Resorts: fdrholidays.com


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in St Ann's Bay during the next days.

14
Jun
2019

BULL CITY TAKEOVER PART TWO: SUNSET CRUISE

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
More on eventful.com.

11
Jul
2019

Jamaican Jewels Couples Escape

Beginning: 11:30 am (11:30).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Saint Ann's Bay Old Jail

The Old Jail in Saint Ann's Bay is said to have been the very first prison in Jamaica. Built as a fort c1750, it was declared useless in 1795 as the sea was encroaching. It was then converted into a jail and house of correction. The jail had solitary cells, a treadmill, a separate room for lunatics, a room for debtors, a 'hospital', and a jailers' quarters. Many slaves died there.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.44, -77.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Prisons in Jamaica

Saint Ann's Bay, Jamaica

Saint Ann's Bay is a settlement in Jamaica, the capital of Saint Ann Parish. It has a population of 13,671 as of 2009. Musicians Floyd Lloyd and Burning Spear, and Marcus Garvey were born in the town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.44, -77.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Monuments and memorials in Jamaica, Populated places in Jamaica, Saint Ann Parish, Tourism in Jamaica, Visitor attractions in Jamaica

Hill Top Juvenile Correctional Centre

Hill Top Correctional Centre was built to accommodate 98 boys. It is operated by the Department of Correctional Services for the Ministry of National Security.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.44, -77.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Prisons in Jamaica

Bamboo, Jamaica

Bamboo is a settlement in Saint Ann Parish in Jamaica. Its population as of a 1991 census was 3,732 inhabitants. The Hill Top Juvenile Correctional Centre of the Department of Correctional Services, Jamaica is located in Bamboo. Bamboo was formerly known as Excellence town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.44, -77.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Jamaica, Saint Ann Parish

Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios (Spanish for "Eight Rivers") is a town in the parish of Saint Ann on the north coast of Jamaica. Although he landed in many spots along the Jamaican coast, many believe that Christopher Columbus first set foot on land in Ocho Rios. Just outside the city, travelers and residents can visit Columbus Park, where Columbus supposedly first came on land, and see maritime artifacts and Spanish colonial buildings. It was once a fishing village but now caters to tourists.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.44, -77.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in Jamaica, Saint Ann Parish