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How to Get Around Ghana Part 4: The Trotro

Welcome back or welcome for the first time to the series of posts on How to Get Around Ghana. We have covered walking, riding a bike, taking the taxi and now we will look at using the Trotro to get … Continue reading

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How to Get Around Ghana Part 3: Taxi Cab

This is the third installment of the series about “How to Get Around Ghana,” you can read part 1 about walking and part 2 about riding a bike.  Keep an eye out for future installments. When traveling in Ghana it … Continue reading

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How to Get Around Ghana, Part 2: Riding a Bike

Welcome to Part 2 of How to Get Around Ghana, if you missed part 1 about walking and trekking you can catch it here. Like walking riding a bike around Ghana is probably not going to be the primary mode … Continue reading

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How to Travel Around Ghana Part 1

The Walking/Trekking Around Ghana Segment The issue of transportation after reaching Ghana seems to be one of the biggest issues facing travelers. Traveling in Ghana it is unlikely that you will not be able to find a place to stay … Continue reading

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Be aware, smoking in public in Ghana has been banned

In a previous blog post I talked about traveler’s etiquette when traveling to Ghana. One of the things that I brought up is that smoking in public or around Ghanaians is usually frowned upon and you will usually get nasty looks or … Continue reading

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Wanderer Wednesday #12: Undiscovered Paradise

European travelers are keeping a huge secret.  Do you know what it is? Short answer West Africa and even more so Ghana. When traveling in Ghana of the few tourists that you will come across at the tourist hot spots … Continue reading

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YouTube Tuesday #17: Glimpses of Kumasi

Kumasi, the Garden City, Ghana’s second largest city and the center of the Ashanti Empire.  This is a great little video showing some scenes of the streets of Kumasi.  There is a great mix of western and Ghanaian fashion and … Continue reading

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Wanderer Wednesday #10: Recipe for Jollof Rice

In one of my prior posts, about FAQs I briefly touch on some of the food that is enjoyed in Ghana. Jollof rice is one of the popular dishes in Ghana that is equally enjoyed by westerners alike. This dish … Continue reading

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YouTube Tuesday #16: Ghana, a new hotbed for tourism

Ghana is working on promoting tourism within the country as a way to develop and bring in foreign capital, which makes since because tourism is one of the largest industries in the world.  Ghana also has a number of things going for … Continue reading

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Wanderer Wednesday #9: The benefits of using a Guide in Ghana

I am one of those very independent people that loves to find my own solutions to problems and navigate my own way through different situations and scenarios. Because of this I can very much understand the mentality of the independent … Continue reading

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