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Travel Blogs from Accra
... mighty tug and tussling, persuaded the policeman to had it back after he threatened to call the Central Regional District Commander! I think what made me really ill was that I decided to run around Winneba saying goodbye to the volunteers and Radio Windy Bay people. Then, after an emotional goodbye from my family, I left Winneba (after a brief pause). I obviously plan ...
... like the most expensive restaurant ever and the toilets were so nice there were tiles everywhere, they flushed, there was toilet paper and there was a soap dispenser with sinks to wash your hands, definitely the nicest toilet I have seen in Ghana. The prices for the chicken were similar for the small meals but for the really big ones it was a lot more expensive then at home.
Last time I was in Osu on Oxford Street I was able to take a tro tro to Tema Station so ...
... arrived on the first day of our Christmas vacation, after spending two dreamy weeks in morocco. We barely gave them time to adjust to the heat (morocco was cold) that they were plunged into Ghanaian culture right away, with a Batik making session.
One thing you can't miss here is the color and the style of clothing, especially with the misery that surrounds. People like to dress and the fabrics are bold and beautiful. It ...
... the lot. I GREATLY dislike snootyness like that... But I suppose it is good that there are people who can keep those hotels in business, because they won't be getting any business from us. And since it costs nothing for me to check with them, and I thought it would be good for the sake of comparison.
Once back at my hotel, I remembered one item I wanted to purchase from the Tetta Quarshie art market - a good sized section of ...
... I bought a painting and he wanted to charge me 40 cedi. I said no 5 (I know this is not half but I am a college student) then we kept negotiating and I eventually bought it for 15! The other thing is that since we are foreigners they can tell and will sometimes inflate prices for a larger profit so it is important to bargain well and know what you want to spend while you are there and what you originally came searching for.
On Sunday, I went to a ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking