Our Secret in Jamaica (Part 2 of 2) Tour #1: Captain Crazy & Fun!!

Weird pic on the side of the road, right?! That’s what we do–take photos with the FUN locals! :0)

Tour 1 of 2: The Real Jamaica, mon!

As stated earlier, we like to see the REAL JAMAICA. We booked a tour with Alrick Allen of Your Jamaican Tour Guide and cruised to the mountains to see Bob Marley’s birth home.

Our view climbing up the mountains!

You can hear Captain Crazy’s laugh at 0:17 below.

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Wrap It Up & Party!

ArtBLT’ers we hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Ours was fun, but a little hectic to say the least.  Mom came over on Saturday and wanted to shop so we had to oblige. Let me just say that 12 hours later a belle was floating to the nearest bed… any bed. My pedometer clocked over 10 miles of walking, but I still don’t think we’ve broken our record for the most steps in a single day.

Every year the sis and I throw a wrapping party (nothing fancy): divine small bites of food/dessert and plenty of boxes to wrap! It’s a tradition that we started over 10 years ago and it’s something that we do together that we always enjoy. With our Christmas flirty aprons (that’s what they are called, silly) we cooked a wonderful Sunday small bites dinner.

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Eats & Treats: Homemade Chicken & Waffles

Are y’all as excited as I am that today is Friday? A belle will probably still be doing her happy dance by the time you read this post. All week the sis and I have been collecting packages from UPS/USPS and sorting through all of our Christmas gifts (it’s better to give to yourself especially with the deals this year!).

In case you don’t know, we are rarely seen in the mall this time of year. We live less than 5 miles from the largest mall in Birmingham, so you can imagine how the traffic gets during this month. Guess what? We bought a new Belgian waffle maker and it is a doll! It inspired the meal we had the other night.

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Our Secret in Jamaica (Part 1 of 2)

After all the emails, we are finally sharing everything an ArtBelle gets into on vacay. We’re so sorry it’s taken us so long to put this up. Come on, mon. Welcome to Montego Bay!!

The view from our patio!

Well, if you don’t know by now, a belle loves to travel! Tamika and I actually have a travel blog that we haven’t updated in over a year. Normally, when we travel we keep a daily log to document our experience. To be as young as we are (late 20’s), we have been blessed to see some of the most beautiful places in the world and hope we’ll see many more.

A view of one of the pools on the walk to our room!

We had the opportunity to go to Jamaica in August (yeah I’m mad late) and managed to score a great deal that included flight, hotel, and transfers. Since there is so much to share, this post will focus on the hotel. For those of you that have never stayed at a resort, don’t fret because we will give you all the details.

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