Edited by Roger Levermore and Aaron Beacom, Palcrave Macmillan,
Edited by Nicholas L. Holt, Routledge
Edited by Chuka Onwumechili and Gerard Akindes, Palgrave Macmillan
Fred Coalter, Routledge
Simon Darnell, Bloomsbury
Grant Jarvie with James Thornton, Routledge
Visit Kakum for a breathtaking canopy walk and close up engagement with nature. Visitors can relax in the café and purchase locally sourced wares in the welcome center.
Get up close to crocodiles at the Hans Cottage Botel. Just three miles from Cape Coast, Ghana, guests can visit for the day or stay for a prolonged visit.
Peruse the diverse wares of local artisans and practice your bartering skills at the Accra Arts Center. Here you will find everything from wood carvings, baskets, jewelry, fine art, to fashion for the family.
Visit this former slave market and slave cemetery to learn about the history of slavery in Ghana. Pay your respects to two former slaves, Samuel Carson (USA) and Crystal (Jamaica), who returned home to Ghana for re-interment in 1998.
As the oldest European building in Sub-Saharan Africa, Elmina Castle passed from Portuguese, to Dutch, to British control. The castle served as a major departure point for enslaved men and women being shipped across the Atlantic. If you go, be sure to take the guided tour.