Tag Archives: Jamaica

Apple Pie–American and also Italian, French, Sri Lankan and Jamaican

FAMILY TRAVEL

How to Make an Apple Pie book cover
Destination: The World

Book: How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World by Marjorie Priceman (Ages 3-7)

 

 

 

Article by Jennifer Close

How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World  by Marjorie Priceman is a whimsical children’s picture book that takes you on a journey around the world to gather ingredients for an apple pie. The main character decides that she is going to make an apple pie but unfortunately the market is closed. Rather than wait for the market to open, she decides to pack a suitcase and catch a steamship to Europe. Continue reading

Sled Dog Tourism with a Tan

DVD Cover: Sun Dogs

Pet Travel Tuesday

Destination: Jamaica

Film: Sun Dogs (2007), Palm Pictures.

By Pamela Douglas Webster

The Iditarod draws dozens of mushers testing themselves against the elements, their competitors, and their own endurance. Thousands brave the cold to watch the start and finish of the great race.

But what if you could experience the thrill of man and dog working together in a more comfortable climate? Say, in Jamaica? Continue reading

Groovy Jamaica?


Destination: Jamaica

Movie: How Stella Got Her Groove Back

I missed reading the book (1996), How Stella Got Her Groove Back when it first came out and was a sensation of chick lit. And I never got around to seeing the movie version (1998). Recently I was invited on a press tour of Jamaica, and decided to Netflix (Netflick?) the DVD so I could see what the country looks like. Continue reading