The Hip Strip, Montego Bay, Jamaica
– Energetic, Stunning and Exciting –

All India, 11th August 2014: Montego Bay situated on Jamaica’s north coast, embodies a spirit that invites all to come out and play. The city of Jamaica is definite favourite among travellers in search of a good time. With sparkling sandy beaches, assortment of water sports activities and tours, pulsating nightlife and tantalizing cuisine, Montego Bay is undoubtedly one of Jamaica’s most popular destinations.

Montego Bay’s Gloucester Avenue, also known as the “Hip Strip” is home to some famous spots ranging from sun-splashed shores awash with crystal-clear water to interesting shops offering a slice of authentic Jamaican apparel and restaurants that double as venues for events and amazing live entertainment. The Hip Strip is also known for some great Caribbean sunsets and tropical panoramic views of the bay. Visitors to the strip can choose indulge in a plethora of activities in and out of the water and have a day complete with relaxation and revelry.

One of the most famous beaches of Jamaica, Doctor’s Cave Beach is nestled between the Marine Park and the Hip Strip. The translucent water is known for its mineral content and the white-sand beach which is clean and inviting. More than just a great beach the “Groovy Grouper” Beach Bar and Grill located at Doctor’s Cave provides a variety of meals and drinks to satisfy the taste buds.

Famous for themed parties, fantastic food and serving tropical margaritas beachside, Margaritaville is one of the most popular party spots in the island located on the Hip Strip. Margaritaville features a waterslide and a night club that is Mobay’s famous party spot. Tourist can enjoy the two-tier open-air bars, two giant water trampolines connected by a log cross, the floating Margaritaville deck anchored offshore and a spectacular 120ft water-slide that winds right through the bar and into the warm blue Caribbean Sea below.

The first ever Martini & Jazz lounge in Montego Bay, Blue Beat Lounge adds a new dimension to the already vibrant nightlife of the Hip Strip. The lounge is filled with live jazz and blues music in a cosy setting with atmospheric lighting and cool blue decor to help set the tone. Offering the best Martini and an extensive menu at the gorgeously lit bar that caters to a jazz-loving crowd has also attracted a string of visiting stars and celebrities in the past. Other then the cosy establishments, the outside patio area is a best place to be sipping a drink siting under the stars at the seaside.

Located on the Walter Fletcher Beach Complex on the Hip Strip, the Aquasol Theme Park offers variety of activities including water sports, tennis courts, kid’s games, table tennis and the MoBay 500 go-cart racing course. There is also a white sand beach for splashing fun and a Sports Bar and Grill. The park also offers a number of water sports including water trampolines, jet skis, banana boat rides, waverunners, kayaks, pedal boats, glass bottom boat and snorkeling. Aquasol also boasts a professionally managed gym and a gift shop.

During the day, visitors can also stroll down the Hip Strip as it also has a large collection of souvenir shops, clothing stores and craft outlets. No matter the reason for one’s visit, the Montego Bay Hip Strip remains a stirring street, visited by people from all over the world. Enjoy the dark ambience of one of Jamaica’s most fabled night spots.

About Jamaica Tourist Board
The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB), founded in 1955, is Jamaica’s national tourism agency based in the capital city of Kingston. The JTB was declared the Caribbean’s Leading Tourist Board by the World Travel Awards (WTA) from 2006 to 2013. Also in 2013, Jamaica earned the WTA’s vote for the World’s Leading Cruise Destination, Caribbean’s Leading Destination and Caribbean’s Leading Cruise Destination for the seventh consecutive year. Additionally, the Historic Falmouth Cruise Port was recognized as the World’s Leading Tourism Development Project while Ocho Rios was named the Caribbean’s Leading Cruise Port and Sangster International Airport was voted the Caribbean’s Leading Airport. In Canada, Jamaica was voted the Favourite Honeymoon Destination by Travel Agents.

JTB offices are located in Kingston, Montego Bay, Miami, Toronto and London. Representative offices are located in Berlin, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Delhi and Tokyo.

For details on upcoming special events, attractions and accommodations in Jamaica go to the JTB’s Web site at www.visitjamaica.com or call the Jamaica Tourist Board at 1-800-JAMAICA (1-800-526-2422). Follow the JTB on Facebook at www.facebook.com/visitjamaica, on Twitter at www.twitter.com/visitjamaicanow, on Instagram at www.instagram.com/visitjamaica,  on Pinterest at www.pinterest.com/myjamaica, or on YouTube at www.youtube.com/myjamaicajtb. View the JTB blog at www.islandbuzzjamaica.com.

For Further Information, please contact:
Jamaica Tourist Board
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Ms. Mariya Kapadia     | 022 24981777 | Email: visitjamaica@gmail.com