Beach Walks from Winneba to the Ivory Coast border

Thanks to James Fraser for these detailed notes about walks taken along the Ghanaian coast over 2011 to 2013: These notes are for those who are thinking of walking along the coast in Ghana.  The coastline is very beautiful, in parts, particularly west of Takoradi.  For anyone who enjoys walking; the coast possibly offers the best … Continue reading Beach Walks from Winneba to the Ivory Coast border

Winneba & Accra updates

Phil writes: Winneba: Winnesec junction has a new take-away restaurant called "Victory Tasty Chicken". You order based on how much you want to pay. For example, you can get 5 GCD or 10 GCD meals. The owner is very friendly. The food is ready so they pack your order immediately for a take away. Their … Continue reading Winneba & Accra updates

Trip Report 5-26th Feb 2013

Sandra writes: We (German couple, 41 and 52, journalist/university prof) visited Ghana for three weeks in February 2013 and found the guide very good and valuable (and – this for Germans who are preparing for Ghana -  far far better than the German one from Jojo Cobbinah, this one gives just lots of wrong and … Continue reading Trip Report 5-26th Feb 2013

Turtle viewing in Winneba

Phil Allman, an Assistant Professor in the Florida Gulf Coast University's Department of Biological Sciences, writes: "I have partnered with the GWD officer in Winneba, who has already established a strong relationship with fishermen and the schools (one school has an environmental club centered around protecting turtles). We are working now to establish a protocol for conducting sea … Continue reading Turtle viewing in Winneba

Lots of updates from Kristin & Megan

ADVENTURES IN GHANA: We traveled to Ghana in July of 2008 through the University of California Education Abroad Program and registered as students at the University of Ghana, Legon for the Fall 2008 semester. Since the University system in Ghana is not completely up to par, we spent most of our time traveling the capital … Continue reading Lots of updates from Kristin & Megan