Ghana Journals

Ghana

A February 2002 trip to Ghana by Matt Ebiner

Quote: Ghana is a great destination for a mostly cultural African experience, although there are some fine spots for wildlife, too.

Ghana

Overview

Quote:
1. Cape Coast Castle, learning about the slave trade in a more tangible way than ever before 2. Kakum National Park, with the rainforest canopy walkway 3. Boat ride to Nzulezo stilt village 4. Ankobra Beach resort – great bungalow, beautiful beach 5. Monkeys at Baobeng - Fiema Monkey Sanctuary 6. Palace Museum in Kumasi, to see how Ashanti royals lived 7. Prempeh Jubilee Museum in Kumasi 8. Military Museum in Kumasi 9. Waterfall at Hwidiem and undercut caves behind 10. Night train from Takoradi to Kumasi Quick Tips: Ghana is the friendliest and easiest West African country to travel in for an English-speaker, but it is still a third-world country...Read More

About the Writer

Matt Ebiner

Matt Ebiner
Covina, California