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Port Royal

Port Royal

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Jamaica Tourist Board, Kingston Jamaica
+1 876 929 9200
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If you want to combine your Jamaican vacation with a little fun history and archaeology, pay a visit to Port Royal. Once a haven for pirates in the 16th and 17th centuries, the original site sank into ... Read more
the sea after an earthquake in 1692. Archaeologists have found many artifacts from the old pirate town, and you can see them at the Port Royal Archaeological and Historical Museum. While in the area, stop by Fort Charles and see the period artillery on display there. If you have a strong stomach, try stepping into Giddy House. This building survived another earthquake in 1907 but now sits at an angle that makes those who enter it "giddy."

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Rego Park, Queens, New York State
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A MUST FOR HISTORY LOVERS. WAS A HEAVEN FOR PIRATES IN THE 18TH AND 18TH CENTURY. BE SURE TO STOP AT GLORIAS FOR LUNCH OR DINNER.

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