Monthly Archive: March 2011

Mar
24

Ghana? Yes Ghana, here are the basics! (first update)

Our library awaiting books...

While I write to you from the sanctuary of redwood trees where I grew up, my upcoming journey to Ghana is starting to take form and I wanted to start sharing with you what I am learning about what will be the next year of my life. Most of you know that I have left …

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Mar
23

Basic Information


Ghana is one of the 16 officially recognized West African countries.It shares borders with Togo to the East,Cote d’Ivoire to the West,Burkina Faso to the North and the Gulf of Guinea to the South. The total landmass of Ghana is approximately 239,000 square kilometers.Its geographical features include several mountain ranges including Mountain Afajato;many rivers of …

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Mar
23

Ghana Nightlife


This work taken from http://tinyurl.com/5rssxgk under a cc license. Accra in particular has a bustling nightlife, with a mixture of westernised bars and clubs as well as the traditional ‘spot bar’, which in my opinion are much more fun and much cheaper. ‘Champs’ is an air-conditioned sport themed bar (decorated with British football strips) at …

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