Jamaica

By John and Andrew

Geography

Jamaica is only 51 miles wide across

Its nearest neighbor is cuba.

Kingston, Jamaica's capital, is a natural port on the southern coast.

Temperatures are generally 80 to 90°F.

Politics

Jamaica's government is based on British model of parliamentary democracy.

Jamaica's constitution protects freedom of association, assembly, and expression.

Economics

Tourism is any key element of the economy.

Alumina is a major export.

Culture

Jamaica's holidays include New Years, Ash Wednesday, Easter, Labor Day, Independence Day, National Heroes Day, Christmas, and Boxing Day.

An Interesting Fact

People show respect and approval for shared ideas by touching fists.(Fist bump)

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