Coffee Corner, Takoradi

Sian Edwards writes: Coffee Corner is a brilliant find if you are moving through Takoradi. Ask any taxi driver to go African Raybow Hotel (which they know) and Coffee Corner is between Vienna City roundabout and Raybow Hotel. They serve proper coffee, amazing baguettes on a selection of bread, teas, pastries imported from France and … Continue reading Coffee Corner, Takoradi

Online domestic flight bookings

Johan Verhagen writes: As a frequent traveller to Ghana, I have recently set up the first business, Ghana Ticket Service, selling online Ghanaian domestic flight tickets from the Ghanaian airline Starbow. This airline operates affordable flights connecting Accra to Kumasi, Takoradi and Tamale. However, as arranging your ticket in Ghana is quite 'challenging' (and that is an … Continue reading Online domestic flight bookings

Domestic flights with Fly540

Fly540 is now offering internal flights to several locations around Ghana. They fly from Accra to Kumasi, Takoradi, Tamale and Sunyani. All flights are at a low cost and the company is already known to offer good service and to have a good safety record in East Africa, where it is well established. For more … Continue reading Domestic flights with Fly540

Detailed trip report from Glenn and Christine

We have just returned from a five-week tour of Ghana, where we used your guide extensively.  It was an invaluable key to points of interest and to practical necessities (e.g. It’s very late – where can we find a guest house near the bus station?).  Occasionally, though, the description in the guide seemed out-of-date, so … Continue reading Detailed trip report from Glenn and Christine

Sekondi-Takoradi & Axim updates

Sekondi-Takoradi The street food stand outside of the You 84 restaurant is quite good. There is a fairly reliable internet café that is air conditioned at the football/soccer stadium in Sekondi (they have wireless and charge 80 pesewas an hour). There is also a decent air conditioned gym (which has more massage machines than exercise … Continue reading Sekondi-Takoradi & Axim updates

New website for West Coast tourism

My name is Lorena López, I am a UNWTO volunteer working with an italian NGO in conjuction with the Ghana Tourist Board Western Region. Since a few years ago the Ricerca e Cooperazione, thementioned NGO, works with other stakeholders to promote tourism in the West Coast using tourism as a tool to poverty reduction. As … Continue reading New website for West Coast tourism