Sam Sharpe Square in downtown Montego Bay

Named after a 19th-century slave who was a hero in Jamaica's struggle for independence, this is is another downtown hub, home to a cobblestone plaza with a sculptural monument to Sharpe and his fellow freedom fighters, a number of colonial-era buildings, and the Montego Bay Cultural Centre, with exhibitions on Jamaican history.

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n Tripatini contributor Marcos Stone's post The Tropical, Enduring Appeal of Montego Bay, Jamaica.


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