Cruises to Ocho Rios.
Ocho Rios is a port town in the parish of Saint Ann on the north coast of Jamaica, regular port of call on Western Caribbean itineraries, particularly those leaving from Florida. A former fishing village, it’s now a resort with a cruise ship harbor and a busy bay beach that’s lined with hotels. Ocho Rios proper is a tiny town, often filled with cruise-ship passengers buzzing throughout the day at Island Village, an outdoor mall with a few decent restaurants, a 200-seat movie theater, and several jewelry and souvenir shops. But nightlife is more scarce here than in Montego Bay or Negril. Most shops close by 6 p.m., when the ships take to sea.
Ocho Rios, Jamaica. The cool mountain waters plunge 600 feet to smooth limestone beds, then stream under the roadway before mingling with the turquoise Caribbean Sea. Whether you climb the falls or swim in the chilly eddies on the ocean[…]