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Elmina Castle
Points of Interest & Landmarks, Castles, Historic Sites
Osu Oxford Street
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Lake Bosumtwi
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Akosombo Hydro Plant
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Tongo Hills
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Larabanga Mosque
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Accra Central Mosque
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Wesley Methodist Cathedral
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Cape Coast Castle Cape Coast
Steeped in history, with great views of the coast, it’s a great place to remember that every soul on the planet is important and we should do to others as we would like done to ourselves....whatever our perceived...
To those who believe they come from Ghana and others who are interested in the history of the trans - Atlantic Slave trade, the UNESCO world heritage site the cape coast castle is a must tour.
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Elmina Castle Elmina
The castles of Cape Coast and Elmina are now museums and they are by far the best preserved (and restored) and also the most visited of all these heritage sites.
... coastline with easy access to the Western region initially named São Jorge da Mina by the Portuguese, the Elmina castle as we now know it will go on to be declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979.
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Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park Accra
Kwame and his wife burial sites, and African reflection pond with statues.His statue is at the front of the building with a historic story all on its own as the stairs of African blowing the horns in tribute to th...
While my Ghanaian host strongly recommended a visit to this site, I had to set aside my own prejudice against memorials euologizing individuals to experience this memorial park dedicated to the first president of...
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W.E.B. Dubois Center Accra
His resting place is on site, as well as the home he lived in.
His wife wanted to be reunited with him, so her ashes are in an urn next to him, just out the view of the camera.
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Black Star Gate Accra
Both the square and monument are must see sites representing the struggles to gain independence.
My family enjoyed the view most from the top whilst I enjoyed the gardens below.
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Osu Oxford Street Accra
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Osu Castle Accra
a beautiful visit - the castle is worth going to, the view fantastic and the guide was so knowledgable and interesting.
This spot has a melancholy feeling to it after seeing and hearing how people were treated and kept during the slave trade days, after which you see the view of the ocean and you marvel at the wide spread of the de...
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James Town Lighthouse Accra
excellent idea anytime of the day however if you go on the afternoon you will be able to experience great sunset views and the fishermen coming back with their fishing boats.
When we arrived at the famous landmark of a lighthouse, we were immediately solicited by "guides", which was a little unnerving.
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Independence Square Accra
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Akosombo Hydro Plant Akosombo
Lastly, there are some fantastic views to be had, across the resovoir, and south down the Volta river valley.
the Akosombo hotel have some nice view location for your refreshment.
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Lake Bosumtwi Ashanti Region
We asked our taxi driver to make a small stop at the top of the mountains on our way back, in order to have a good view of the entire lake.
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Cathedral Church of the Most Holy Trinity Accra
Asante Buildings Kumasi
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Tongo Hills Bolgatanga
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Fort Metal Cross Dixcove
After the history bit we spent over 90 minutes at the top of the fort just soaking in the views of the Gulf of Guinea as fishing canoes kept rowing to and fro the fishing bay just beneath, some kids swimming in a...
Good views
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Larabanga Mosque Larabanga
It is by far the weird mosque I have ever visited, if your are heading to the Mole National Park do not miss a look to this landmark.
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ATV Aburi Aburi
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Accra Central Mosque Accra
Fort St Jago Elmina
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Osu Accra
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Wesley Methodist Cathedral Kumasi
Fort Amsterdam Saltpond
Fort Amsterdam is now in ruins and the Ghanian government has made an effort to preserve the site.
beautiful view of the ocean and the fishing village of Abandze.
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Supreme Court of Ghana Accra
Fort William Anomabo
Great location, amazing state of preservation, great view from the ramparts, eerie interior (once a slave fort, then a prison until recently) and not that frequently visited by tourists.
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Meet Our Culture in Sognaayili Tamale
Ancestral Slave River Park Assin Manso
It is especially worth seeing as a prelude to viewing Cape Coast slave fort, which is what my group did, since you will be following the route taken by the ancestors of many African Americans, The site is less tou...
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Accra International Conference Centre Accra
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Resurrection Presbyterian Church Accra
Pikworo Slave Camp Paga
The site featured the trees where the slaves we shackled, where they ate from bowls dug into the rocks, and where they were entertained by drumming on what sounded like hollow rocks.