Jamaica’s Incredible Array of Animals

Beaches, beautiful scenery, exotic fruit, spicy, delicious food and reggae music – that’s Jamaica isn’t it?  Well, yes but dig deeper and there is so much more including an amazing array of animal life.  From the multitude of land crabs, more than a dozen different frogs, fireflies, giant butterflies, crocodiles, snakes– including the Jamaican Boa, … Continue reading Jamaica’s Incredible Array of Animals

Green Castle Estate … steeped in history, dates back to the very early beginnings of Jamaica

Jamaica and the other islands of the Antilles evolved from an arc of ancient volcanoes named rikitiki that rose from the sea millions of years ago.  Green Castle history begins with Jamaica’s first inhabitants, the Taino. …  While knowledge of the Jamaican Tainos is still far from complete there have been archaeological explorations that have … Continue reading Green Castle Estate … steeped in history, dates back to the very early beginnings of Jamaica

Green Castle Estate Celebrates 55 Years of Jamaican Independence

When people think of Jamaica they think of an island paradise with beautiful beaches, rum cocktails, delicious local seafood and a warm, friendly atmosphere – few would imagine also having historical sites, 171 species of bird life, lots of rain forest trails all within the 1600 acres of your holiday resort. Steeped in colonial history, … Continue reading Green Castle Estate Celebrates 55 Years of Jamaican Independence

2017

Our wonderful Greencastle Estate. WEDDINGS-We continue to attract couples wishing to “tie the knot” at our beautiful resort. BIRDING:We are coming to the end of our busiest season so far.One group beat their record and saw 118 bird species. We continue to open up new trails and provide more seating and new signs on the … Continue reading 2017