The Congress Hotel

Address: A25 Patrice Lumumba Road, Accra, 0233, Ghana | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on A25 Patrice Lumumba Road, Accra, is near Cape Coast Castle, Elmina Castle, Saint George's Castle, and Bojo Beach.
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    Travel Blogs from Accra

    Our last few days

    A travel blog entry by daniellefraser on Aug 27, 2014

    8 photos

    ... The poor taxi driver must have thought that we were laughing at him so we tried to explain!

    When we got to Hannah's house Ollie was trying to get on his bunk bed but required a little help! As soon as he put his head on his pillow he was out of it. In the morning he told us that he was reeeeaally thirsty!! Someone got a little drunk ;)

    The next day we did a t-shirt painting workshop. It was really fun and the guy ...

    An Eye Opening Experience on the Streets of Ghana

    A travel blog entry by shannond on May 23, 2014

    4 comments, 42 photos

    ... took us to show us his home. Homes here are compounds, made up of multiple small rooms with a common kitchen and area in the center. His room/house is probably 10x10, consisting of a bed, desk, a few clothes and shoes and then an area for washing. They don't have running water so he has a large plastic container he will get filled with water to shower and brush his teeth with. It costs 30 Cedis a month for rent, equivalent to about $10 and he had to prepay a year.

    We ...

    The AC saga...

    A travel blog entry by bastiengest on Oct 25, 2013

    3 photos

    ... guy who did the job for the same price). That said, we did react as westerners in a western world, having western expectations.
    But we live in Africa, were things are different. If you don't want to be disappointed, you need to adjust to the reality of living here. The notion of time is different. A garage is often an outside parking lot. Never give the money before you are sure. Check your pocket before you jump in the pool...

    Hopefully we learn a few things from it.
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    Good Bye Elmina .....Hello Accra

    A travel blog entry by ll2013 on Aug 10, 2013

    7 photos

    ... if the child was getting the short end of the stick) or outright returning the item and asking for a refund. If embarking on the latter, I advise chaperones train hard (...and I mean bodybuilding or martial arts). My non-existent muscles and total absence of any martial arts skills, meant the option of interrupting the bargaining process, was my only option. The children bought locally made handbags made from Kente or ankara, ...

    It Begins!

    A travel blog entry by jvbmeow on May 22, 2013

    ... tiki torches, and sandy seats. Around midnight, a bonfire was lit down the beach aways and a crowd gathered. Shortly after, it began to rain and quickly turned from sprinkles to a downpour. The rain was warm and refreshing, however the Ghanaians ran undercover in every direction. We walked home singing Toto instead. Abby told me they sometimes don't go to work when it rains, like our snow days. Interesting! Day one, success in ...