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Elmina Castle, Ghana

If you’re staying in Cape Coast, an easy place for you to go for a day or half a day is the fishing village of Elmina to see the castle. 660 more words

Backpacking Ghana

Oasis Beach Resort, Cape Coast

Nele writes:

Thank you for an amazing travel guide to Ghana! My husband was born and bred in the Volta Region so l can’t wish for a better guide, but outside of Volta we always use your guide, jokingly refered to as the bible. 220 more words


Natural Bamboo Village, Ghana

The first place I stayed during my two week backpacking trip around Ghana was a place called Natural Bamboo Village in Cape Coast, a town on the South Coast, a few (well, several) hours West of Accra. 1,275 more words

Backpacking Ghana


I cannot remember when or who made the existence of the book Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi known to me. But it was soon after it hit the shelves in 2016 because it was an instant success and I have been waiting for over a year to read it. 833 more words


Travelblog Ghana: Cape Coast - Kakum, Elmina und Strandurlaub!

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Song of the Week: Kuami Eugene – Angela

Nach dem anstrengenden Wanderaufenthalt in der Voltaregion beschlossen wir, dass wir eindeutig etwas Strand und Entspannung verdient haben. 777 more words


Travels in Ghana: Coast and Castles

For our three day beach trip, we decided to rent a car that came with a driver. This was a brilliant decision. The car had air conditioning which is key, and having a driver meant that none of us had to worry about navigating through Ghana’s streets. 1,170 more words

White Chapel, Black Hole

Human excrement paves the dungeon floors at Cape Coast Castle. The same is true of other slave forts dotting Ghana’s coast, and along the rest of West Africa. 463 more words

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