Scenes from a Jamaican Vacation

Let me just start by saying that our Jamaican vacation was an absolute blast.

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We made our reservations less than 2 weeks before we left and I am so happy with how our last minute plans turned out.

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We stayed in Negril on the Western end of the beautiful island of Jamaica.

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Our resort was located on the picturesque Bloody Bay Beach.

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The water was crystal clear, filled with beautiful coral, funny fish and was the perfect temperature to enjoy a dip on a warm, Jamaican afternoon.

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Charles and I spent a good amount of our days just floating in the bay.

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The water was as warm as bath water, it was simply delightful to go for a dip.

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It was also pretty humid this past week, so some days I would just toss my beach chair in the water and call it a day.

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Nothing better than sitting in that chair, soaking up the sun.

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When not enjoying the water, I was hanging out on my beach chair reading my kindle. It was so nice to catch up on some books I have been wanting to read!

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When not lounging on our beach chairs or going for a swim, Charles and I could be found enjoying a walk around the Bay, taking in the sights.  

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There were a few other hotels on the Bay – it was nice to check out the other digs on the block.

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Oh, and when we weren’t hanging at the beach, going for a walk or getting our swim on, Charles and I were enjoying a few cocktails under the sun.

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This was my first experience at al All-Inclusive resort and let me tell  you, it was a fabulous one. 

Unlimited cocktails = Life.Is.Good.

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When the sun went down and our time at the beach came to an end, we enjoyed the hotels restaurants & bars, checking out a new scene every night.

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But always stopping for a photo op along the way.  

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My cocktail of choice for the trip –  

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Most definitely a mojito. I couldn’t get enough of that fresh mint – perfect after a long day in the sun!

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With cocktails in hand, Charles and I would enjoy the sunset on the beach.  

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The view from our hotel of the sunset couldn’t be beat.

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The sunsets in Jamaica are truly a thing of beauty.

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The clouds were out of control. 

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It was hard to narrow down these sunset pictures for this blog post, I had do many awesome ones.

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And that was pretty much how we spent the past 6 days in Jamaica. Easy breezy, enjoying the island and each other.

Pretty nice long weekend away if you ask me.

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Oh, and a beautiful sunset calls for a jumping shot or two.

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Pretty standard if you ask me.

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As you can see from our beautiful pictures, we had an incredible time in Negril, Jamaica. I can’t say enough good things about our trip – Charles and I are already looking forward to booking another vacation there again next year!

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Stay tuned for more details on where we stayed!

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  • Reply Melissa May 4, 2012 at 10:11 am

    Those are great photos! Especially the sunsent ones. That place looks lovely

  • Reply Patty O May 4, 2012 at 2:42 pm

    Your photos sure show a fabulous time! Good for you!

  • Reply Shannon May 6, 2012 at 8:17 pm

    Looks like a great vacation!!! So jealous I am in desperate need of laying on a beach!

    I was the one who saw you cheering today and called out to you! Thanks for the water and for supporting all the runners!

  • Reply DoubleM May 7, 2012 at 10:28 pm

    You two are so cute. Glad you had a great time.

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