Latest news from eastern and coastal Ghana

Thanks to Nancy Chuang, who is Ghana right now researching the coming 8th edition of the Bradt Guide, for the following key updates (listed in alphabetical order): ACCRA (TESHIE-NUNGUA): people who book online would already know this, but if you’re driving out to the African Royal Beach Hotel without making prior contact, just know that … Continue reading Latest news from eastern and coastal Ghana

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May 2018 trip report

Burkart & Johanna write: We passed 2 amazing weeks in Ghana. Thanks to your helpful guide we were well prepared and enjoyed our time very much. We would like to share some experiences with you to further improve the guide. We have the 7th edition. Accra  We booked the first hotel in Accra online from home … Continue reading May 2018 trip report

National Dance Company Ghana

Flavia  writes: For more than 10 years, I have taken unpaid leave from my airline company in order to volunteer as a teacher for  educational projects at deprived schools in Accra and to support the Ghana National Symphony Orchestra on the violin for many music projects at the National Theatre Accra and all around the country. This fascinating activity has allowed me to get a deeper insight into Ghanaian art and culture, in short : Have the time of my life. In particular getting the chance to work with ALIDU, a charismatic Lead Dancer of the National Dance Company Ghana, and local master drummers has opened my scope on the rich musical heritage of Ghana. On the occasion of various outstanding shows (« Solma », « Diema », Aza »,  « Alkebulan’sAwakening – the History of Slavery in Africa », … Continue reading National Dance Company Ghana

Campus Hub Restaurant, Accra

Per and Kicki write In Ghana for four weeks, working at the University of Ghana in Accra. We found a new and nice restaurant (opened in 2016) on campus. The name is Campus Hub (opposite the tennis courts, near Commonwealth Hall). The manager Danilo is Italian and it mainly serves Italian cuisine, but also other alternatives. … Continue reading Campus Hub Restaurant, Accra

Logess Estates & Hospitality Guesthouse, Accra

Joa Bosch-Mulder writes: We have opened a new guesthouse in the Adenta-East region of Accra. It is called Logess Estates & Hospitality Guesthouse, Address: 16 Adjei Onanor Street, Adenta-East, Accra. GPS coordinates: 5.701465 / 0.169047 Six rooms are available (double beds, or two single beds and 1 family room). Every room has its own bathroom, a fan, … Continue reading Logess Estates & Hospitality Guesthouse, Accra

Budding Tree Jewelry and A-kinko, Accra

My husband and I are living in Accra, Ghana (since July of last year). The Bradt guide to Ghana has been very useful to us and still is. Two hidden gems we recommend you include in your shopping section for Accra are "Budding Tree Jewelry" and "A-kinko". Budding Tree Jewelry (@budding_tree_jewelry on Instagram) is on 2nd … Continue reading Budding Tree Jewelry and A-kinko, Accra