"Ghana" Ghana by MissThing606

Ghana Travel Guide: 1,483 reviews and 4,063 photos

Ghana - the land of gold

Ghana is a great place to visit: The people are friendly and the country has lots of culture and history.

Ghana was the first country in Africa to gain its independence from colonial rule. As a nation, Ghana is peaceful - there are no cultural clashes although there seveal tribes. In fact other West Africans migrate to Ghana.

A bit about me...

I'm Ghanaian by decent, I've been on several family hilidays and I also went to boarding school for five years.

When Iw as younger, our vistis were purely familiy visits. When I went in year 2000, (aged 21) we did the "tourist thing". We saw some sights, went to the beach and bars.

  • Last visit to Ghana: Nov 2003
  • Intro Updated Oct 7, 2004
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  • karentids's Profile Photo
    Jul 15, 2008 at 2:48 AM

    Useful tips Penny. I am 'taking the plunge' January - volunteering for 4 weeks. Sooo excited.

  • moonlighting's Profile Photo
    Dec 10, 2006 at 6:59 PM

    I don't I can get to see Ghana in my lifetime, but your tips are cute and written straightforward so I rated them. Happy travels!

  • ellsasha's Profile Photo
    Dec 9, 2006 at 7:31 PM

    Great tips, brings back memories of my travels in Ghana.

  • aaaarrgh's Profile Photo
    Dec 8, 2006 at 11:06 PM

    Fascinating tips! But a slightly scary rock :-o

  • lemondrop's Profile Photo
    Dec 8, 2006 at 8:55 PM

    Penny, enjoyed the info on Ghana...hope to go there someday!

  • Knoto's Profile Photo
    Nov 30, 2006 at 12:42 AM

    Interesting Page.Greetings from Germany....Peter

  • grets's Profile Photo
    Nov 28, 2006 at 12:16 AM

    A very interesting page Penny, I particularly enjoyed the tip about the clothing changing with the fashions. :-) Looking forward to my visit next month.

  • ludogatto's Profile Photo
    Nov 25, 2006 at 12:24 PM

    go ahead with you good work...I bought a little dress for my future children with some nice Kente tissue...

  • croisbeauty's Profile Photo
    Nov 21, 2006 at 3:44 AM

    oh, I already visited your pages

  • hindu1936's Profile Photo
    Sep 12, 2006 at 6:46 AM

    Thank you for the many tips and especially the good photos. When we get to Ghana VTers advice will have made the trip immeasurably better.

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