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Negril, Jamaica
Negril, Jamaica
Negril, Jamaica

Digital Nomad Life in Negril, Jamaica

By Betsy Burlingame

Summary: Digital nomads and expats talk about what it is like to live in Negril, Jamaica. Get tips from others living in Negril about where to live, how to find a place to live, pros and cons of living in Negril and more.

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Where should I live in Negril?

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We asked digital nomads and expats how they chose their neighborhood and found a place to live. They answered:

"I found my first place, through friends, and then found second place, which was perfect, thru a referral of someone i spoke to on email, for a while, who had lived in the same apt...it really is best to check out a place for a while, before you decide where you want to live...you will more than likely change your mind..at least once..," remarked another member in Negril.

"I made some friends here in Negril and found a place via referral from a friend. You can contact me at http://www.jamaicamax.com and I can help anyone find rental rooms or homes for sale in Jamaica," explained one expat living in Negril, Jamaica.

What do people appreciate most about the culture in Negril?

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"The things I most appreciate are the people for sure!! There attitude totally different from here they are more laid back than Canadians. They take time out to enjoy the little things in life! The music is another thing that falls into the top 5," remarked another member in Negril.

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What do people find most challenging about the culture in Negril?

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"Driving is the most challenging aspect of this new culture, because of the bad roads and driving on the opposite side of the road is definitely a challenge! Health care is another concern of mine, but for now I'm not letting that stop me from living my dream," explained one expat living in Negril, Jamaica.

About the Author

Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is one of the founders of Digital Nomad Exchange and the Founder and President of Expat Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange and Digital Nomad Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.

Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

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