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Overland from Ghana to Cape Verde

A November 2003 trip to Harper by jorgejuan

Quote: I bought in Spain one ticket to Accra and two months later the return from Sal, in Cabo Verde.

Overland from Ghana to Cape Verde

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I bought in Spain one ticket to Accra and two months later the return from Sal, in Cabo Verde. It was my intention to follow the coast overland crossing Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea Conakry, Guinea Bissau, Senegal, Gambia, and finally Cabo Verde. GHANAThe beginning of my journey was great. Ghana is a safe African country. I landed already dark and walked until Accra downtown, with my bag, and nobody paid attention to me, any beggars, or thieves, or unwanted “guides,” or policemen looking for money. The Portuguese castles around the coast of Ghana (UNESCO Patrimony of Humankind), especially the one in Takoradi, were impressive. IVORY COASTI was afraid of Ivory Coas...Read More

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jorgejuan

jorgejuan
barcelona, Spain

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Overland from Ghana to Cape Verde