Caribbean Islands Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Bug Bites in Jamaica

Jump to last reply

I just returned from a trip to Jamaica. Yesterday on the flight home I noticed one of my legs was very itchy. I started to notice large, itchy, hot, hard bites on my legs. Today they are worse. The bites are swollen about 3-4 inches in diameter and are raised about an eight of an inch off the skin. They have a fairly good sized hole in the center where the bugs bit. I wonder if anyone else has experienced this and if there is cause for concern?

26 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Back from San Juan
  2. 2 Looking for South-to-North options/routes/price estimates.
  3. 3 Cupecoy Beach
  4. 4 Looking for small hotel/inn within 4 hrs. nonstop flight from New York
  5. 5 Vacation Ideas
  6. 6 Turks and Caicos - Best Time to Book Accomodation
  7. 7 Anyone found a cruise comparable to Windjammer Barefoot Cruise experience?
  8. 8 Carry on size Bahamas
  9. 9 St John March, where to stay
  10. 10 The right adults-only resort
  11. 11 Cuba - Questions about Phone/Internet/Currency
  12. 12 Jamaica vs. Barbados
  13. 13 1st time to Caribbean/Turks & Caicos - suggestions
  14. 14 Tips for bahamas
  15. 15 Trip Report St. Martin/Nevis Trip Report
  16. 16 Seven Mile Beach Questions
  17. 17 First time to Puerto Rico need advise please
  18. 18 condo / villa with kids, on the beach
  19. 19 Trip Report My trip report from 10/23 - 11/1/14 - St. John USVI's
  20. 20 Bay Gardens Beach Hotel in St Lucia
  21. 21 Barbados with two kids under 4.
  22. 22 walkable hotels
  23. 23 Colony Club Barbados OR Sandals Great Exuma Bahamas????
  24. 24 St Thomas
  25. 25 Cheapest excursions in Punta Cana?
View next 25 » Back to the top