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Volta Region Travel Guide: 28 reviews and 50 photos
In 1980 I visited for the first time the Volta region. After a few days in Ho and Kpandu I travelled to Nkonya Wuropong. With a lot of Ghanaian volunteers -and some European- I helped with the start of building a community centre in Nkonya Wuropong.
For me it was the first experience with Africa below the Sahara. I decided to stay for a few weeks in one village for meeting the people instead of touring around by truck or bus and see all from a distance.
It was one of the most impressive experiences in my life and I did met a lot of wonderfull people.
In 1989 I visited the Volta Region again, but didn't reach Nkonya Wuropong because of very bad road conditions.
After nearly 10 years in 1989 I visited the Volta Region again. My fellow travellers liked to see ''my village'' an camp... more travel advice
Sometimes we are lucky and could pound our own fufu at our kitchen behind the primary school. Fufu with groundnutsoup... more travel advice
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