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I Embarrassed Myself in Jamaica

Since Oyster staff is on a COVID-19 travel hiatus for the time-being, we thought it would be fun to look back at some of the ways big and small that we’ve embarrassed ourselves on trips over the years. Sure, we’re professional hotel reviewers, photographers, and travel writers — but we’re also human and sometimes we…

The 12 Most Beautiful Resorts in Jamaica

The third-largest island in the Caribbean, Jamaica is famed for its beautiful beaches, reggae music, and tasty jerk chicken. Its reef-lined shores, dramatic coastline, and laid-back vibe beckon travelers looking for a gorgeous escape. Meanwhile, travelers who peel themselves away from the coast are rewarded with stunning mountain hikes, rushing waterfalls, and insight into local…

The Best Beach Towns in Jamaica (and Where to Stay in Them)

Home to beautiful beaches and an active reggae culture, Jamaica draws visitors with its mellow atmosphere, delicious cuisine, and fascinating history. The third-largest island in the Caribbean, Jamaica isn’t easily explored in one trip, which is why it’s important to understand the differences between its best beach towns before booking your flight. Follow our guide…

10 of the Best Clothing-Optional Resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean

Avoiding tan lines, preventing a sand-filled bikini, and enjoying an erotic week filled with sexual exploration — there are many reasons why one might want to go au naturel on vacation. Luckily, there are plenty of resorts in the Caribbean and Mexico that not only allow, but also encourage visitors to bare it all in…

The 15 Best Boozy, Adults-Only, All-Inclusive Hotels

One way to ensure a stress-free vacation is to head to an all-inclusive resort where you don’t have to reach for your credit card every time you want a cocktail or burger with fries. And if you really want to up the relaxing vibe of a vacation, limit the possibility of kids running around the…

Where to Stay in Jamaica’s Most Popular Destinations for Every Budget

Stellar beaches, delectable jerk chicken, refreshing rum cocktails, and an easygoing vibe that instantly puts tourists in vacation mode make Jamaica a terrific destination. The Caribbean country’s coastal towns all offer a dose of sunshine and culture, but they certainly have differences between them. Below, we’ve rounded up the top destinations in Jamaica, and picked…

8 Steamy Clothing-Optional Resorts in Jamaica

Away from the daily grind, excused from household chores, impervious to an ever-expanding inbox — travel has a lot to do with feeling free, maybe as much as or even more than it does with seeing the world. Travelers wanting to take that intoxicating sense of escape and multiply it could go on a nude-friendly…

7 Best Boutique All-Inclusive Resorts in Jamaica

Your vacation needs are simple: You want to relax and swim in Jamaica’s teal waters, but you don’t want to share the beach or pool with college kids sporting all-you-can-drink wristbands. You’re down to pay a flat rate up-front (who wants to waste precious vacation time logging every travel expense?), but the thought of staying…

Top 8 Caribbean Resorts With Adults-Only Pools

While some Caribbean resorts fall squarely in either the adults-only or kid-friendly section of a Venn diagram, others find their way in the middle, overlapping slice, offering a little something for both groups. At the following eight Caribbean resorts, you’ll find amenities suited to families, as well as adults-only pools (and other designated areas) for…

The Best Bang-for-Your-Buck All-Inclusives in Jamaica

For many travelers seeking a stress-free beach vacation, an all-inclusive resort in Jamaica is truly a winning combo. We’ve honed in on the formula by singling out 16 Jamaican all-inclusives that offer great value relative to their rates. Some of the resorts on this list are big-ticket stays, but they earn their spot with wonderful…