Located 90 mi/144 km northwest of Kingston midway between Montego Bay and Ocho Rios on the island's north coast, the former sugar port of Falmouth is a charming, unspoiled Jamaican coastal town. It is busiest during the Wednesday market.
Highlights include the Victorian market and the parish church (built in 1796). You'll see several notable examples of Georgian architecture along Market Street west of the town center (near Water Square), including the mansion built in 1799 by the family of E... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2013 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.