Short about Jamaica
Is an island nation situated in the Caribbean Sea.
Ten fun facts about Jamaica
The national drink of Jamaica is Rum.
Jamaica is considered the third biggest Caribbean island.
Although Jamaica is a sunny country, it is a competitor in the winter Olympic games.
Jamaica gained independence from England in 1962.
Kingston is the capital city of Jamaica.
Despite the independence from Britain, Queen Elizabeth II is still considered Queen of Jamaica by tradition.
The official language in Jamaica is English.
Other than the Unites States, Jamaica is the most country to have won Olympic and world medals.
The official currency is the Jamaican Dollar.
Jamaica is first in the western states to build a rail way, only 18 years after Britain.