Our favourite Jamaican photographer is Cookie Kinkhead, whom we must credit for the wonderful photography of the hotel on our website. Cookie‚Äôs first official assignment was in the early 70‚Äôs with Bob Marley and the Wailers for their album ‚ÄúCatch a Fire‚ÄĚ.
More than the Beach Blog
We‚Äôve had a rush of emails from previous guests who live in the UK & Holland over the past fortnight all requesting our Jerk Sauce recipe ‚Äď we‚Äôre guessing the barbecue season is well and truly over in Europe!
We know that 2009 has been one of worst for gloom & stress levels up to bursting point, that is why we have created our new eco-holiday break that re-engergizes & re-vitalises Jamaican Style.
And they‚Äôre off! This year‚Äôs Round the World Clipper Race saw ‚ÄėLightning Bolt‚Äô embark with the other clippers today. Named after every Jamaican & world athletics fan‚Äôs sports hero, Usain Bolt, our Jamaican entry will be covering 35,000 miles across the world‚Äôs oceans over the next 10 months.
Hotel Mocking bird Hill has achieved another step in its efforts towards improving levels of self-sufficiency and sustainability which we believe coincides perfectly for the UN talks in Cophengan on climate change to be held in December.
Pellew island sits at one end of a coral reef, which protects the San San Bay. It is surrounded by healthy sea grass beds and wonderful swimming areas. Jamaicans and visitors alike visit the island by boat, laze on the small beach, snorkel at the nearby reef and generally enjoy the gorgeous setting.
Who says a green way of sustainable tourism doesn’t bring results, we have just won our second award this year this time for displaying the highest calibre of entrepreneurship at the Jamaican leg of the Pioneers of Prosperity Awards!
A little-spoken fact about the rich island of Jamaica is that the island
If you are in Port Antonio on Saturday 13th June and are partial to some laid-back storytelling & hypnotic drumming, we recommend a visit up to the Maroon Red Bones Cafe in Charles Town for the evening.
We’ve just been voted winners of Jamaica’s Best Kept Secret at the Jamaica Observer’s Food Awards so you can imagine how big the smiles are this weekend amongst the team