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No communication

I was asked if I would be interested in this program. It sounded like a great experience. I... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2014
Fox T
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Minot, North Dakota
poor planning

I tried to get this set up several weeks before heading to Jamaica this year. I thought it would be... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2013
broncobrooks
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Oklahoma City
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See the real Jamaica: this tour group takes tourists to Jamaican houses to fully experience the friendliness of the people and the beauty of the culture.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible37%
Jun 20, 2014
“No communication”
Jun 17, 2013
“poor planning”
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Reviewed June 20, 2014

I was asked if I would be interested in this program. It sounded like a great experience. I completed the information and emailed it off. I received a response via email. I was told someone would contact me prior to or during my vacation. At...More

4  Thank Fox T
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Reviewed June 17, 2013

I tried to get this set up several weeks before heading to Jamaica this year. I thought it would be a great experience for my 2 teen boys. I left all my contact info when I signed up. When I didn't hear from anybody before...More

8  Thank broncobrooks
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Reviewed April 18, 2013

I contacted MTP a few weeks before leaving home, they got a hold of me at my resort and my lovely lady Mrs R. and I had a great time exploring routes away from tourist traffic. Got to visit a Basic school, a church, met...More

6  Thank Karin S
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

Easy to set up through Jamaican Tourism Board. Couple met us at our resort and we spent the day exploring the south coast and having dinner at their seaside home. Great way to find out the answers you've always wanted to ask about Jamaica. Since...More

2  Thank KCDouglas
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Reviewed January 27, 2012

Note that the negative review was about making connections with the program director NOT the quality of the program. The program head is Mr. George Douglas ( meetthepeople@visitjamaica.com ) and I think they have had some difficulties in the past with coordination. BUT that being...More

7  Thank Traveler5548
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Reviewed February 7, 2011

We had planned to meet the people, I was emailing for a month before we came to negril, I was told that someone would call us, We were going to be in negril for 2 weeks, I had checked my email while we were there,...More

4  Thank pmickey
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Reviewed July 10, 2008

Meet the People My daughter and I visited Jamaica from June 12-18, 2008. This was the first time we have ever been outside the mainland USA and we are so glad we chose Jamaica for our vacation. This trip was a graduation gift for my...More

8  Thank GayleTipton_Indiana
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CountryGUL
October 18, 2016|
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Response from interestedparty555 |
This program does NOT require payment. Your instinct is correct... the Western Union request is a scam, not from this program. The Tourism Board facilitates the real deal. Info and sign-up here: their site begins with... More
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Dan D
August 31, 2015|
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Response from norma s |
Stay in a Air BNB home or apartment . There are many across the island.
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