Tag Archives: Accra

Trotro Etiquette: Your Guide to Getting Around Ghana!

Getting around is one of the most important aspects of everyday lives.  Depending where you live or work around the world, your transportation could include walking, taking a bus/train, riding a bike, driving (motorcycle or car), or even flying.  In … Continue reading

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You Learn Something New Every Day!

Here are thirty new interesting things I have learned about life in Ghana… one for every day I have left in this country!  I hope that you find these thoughts interesting, and you might even learn something new. 🙂 It’s super easy to … Continue reading

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A Journey to a New Continent

  Pre-departure ended with a pub night at Crocodile Rock.  We didn’t stay very late, but we did end up getting drinks and playing cards back at the hostel until 2 in the morning (bad idea!).  Especially since I set … Continue reading

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My Little Home Away from Home

It feels great to put my bags down and have my own home away from home! So, this is my brand new bedroom and I’m pretty happy with it!  It’s very simple, with a desk, chair, bed and 2 cabinets. … Continue reading

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First Day in Accra – Exploring the Market

For the first few days in country you stay at a guesthouse and go over some training modules about things like Health & Safety, Policies, creating plans, etc.  Our guesthouse is actually a hotel, and it’s really nice, with two … Continue reading

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