Excerpt from Observer column published 27 Feb 2017
|Monica Schroeter stands in|
front of the wooden cottage
built by Irish Town workmen.
|How could I have forgotten to mention|
Velia Espeut's amazing plantain porridge in my column!
It was fantastic!
|Classic Gungo Soup|
Environmentalist Eleanor Jones has a beautiful spot, Heritage Gardens at Cold Spring, located in the foothills of the Blue Mountains, just below the Newcastle Jamaica Defence Force Training Camp. You have never seen more lush foliage, and they also offer accommodation in a quaint cottage.
The friends we have living in Irish Town and Newcastle agree that the roads can sometimes be terrible, but they wouldn’t change it for anywhere else. Taking in the breathtaking views and enjoying the ultra-fresh air, we can understand why.