Ghana

Walking the West African Slave Trade Routes

Walking the West African Slave Trade Routes

It’s one thing to read about the (trans-Atlantic) slave trade and a completely different thing to immerse yourself in an experience that takes you back in time, following the not-so-exact footsteps of millions of men, women and children sold into slavery in the 15th century, when the era began. Over […]

The West African Tour Movie

The West African Tour Movie

My sister and I recently spent about 10 days travelling from Lagos to Accra by road. Not all days were spent on the road of course. Our trip was broken in parts. I wrote about them in the first part of this series. (Recap of our trip in Grand Popo […]

Nigeria to Ghana Road Trip: A Review of Services

Nigeria to Ghana Road Trip: A Review of Services

I’m wrapping up our Nigeria – Ghana series with a review of all the services we used during our trip. We spent our time between Grand Popo, Accra and Cape Coast. I wrote about them in the first part of this series. (Recap of our trip in Grand Popo | […]

Road Trippin’ from Lagos to Ghana – III

Road Trippin’ from Lagos to Ghana – III

Our final stop on our Lagos – Ghana road trip was Cape Coast, Ghana. The first was Grand Popo, where we spent the first two days of the tour and next was Ghana’s capital city, Accra. Getting to Cape Coast For our journey into Cape Coast, we travelled with STC, […]

Road Trippin’ from Lagos to Ghana – II

Road Trippin’ from Lagos to Ghana – II

Our second stop on our Lagos – Ghana road trip was Accra, Ghana. Our first stop during this tour was Grand Popo in Benin Republic and we had such an amazing time. I wrote all about it here. After spending two days at our hotel in Benin, it was time […]

Road Trippin’ from Lagos to Ghana – I

Road Trippin’ from Lagos to Ghana – I

I went cross country road tripping again! This time, my destination was Ghana and I got to visit with my sister. With the public holiday just around the corner, we had a bit more time so we decided to split our trip with stops in Benin Republic and Togo. For […]