The Jamaican Maroons are a group of Afro-Jamaicans who have a fascinating history of resistance against colonialism and slavery. Maroon communities were formed by runaway slaves who fled to the hills and mountains of Jamaica, where they established autonomous communities, fought against the British colonial authorities, and preserved their African cultural heritage.
When you think of the perfect Caribbean vacation, what comes to mind? Endless, pristine white sand beaches and a brilliant aquamarine sea? Friendly locals and a laid-back vibe where no one’s in a hurry to get anywhere? Delicious, flavorsome food with lots of spice? Lots of fun ways to get your blood pumping while exploring gorgeous natural surroundings?