Are you travelling to Benin in West Africa? Safari in Pendjari National Park is the largest park to go on safari to spot lions, elephants and other wildlife!
Mutual Co-existence Between People and Friendly Paga Crocodiles Paga is a small town in Northern Ghana and it is located on the border with Burkina Faso. Paga is the most transitional border in the Northern part of the country. But, despite that, the town is well known also for friendly crocodiles. There is a perception [...]
How to spend 24 Hours in Bobo Dioulasso - things to do in Bobo Dioulasso and tips on where to go, what to see in Bobo Dioulasso and around.
Making Shea Butter in Ghana - read about raw shea butter production in Ghana, Shea butter use and economical benefits for Ghanian women.
Getting Around Ghana on Public Transport When traveling across Ghana, using public transport is almost unavoidable therefore hopefully this guide to public transport in Ghana will help you to get familiar with public transport options. Surprisingly, public transport in this West African country can be either comfortable, relatively quick and on time either uncomfortable, slow [...]
Practical Information About Public Transport and Accommodation for Travelling to Tiébélé I already wrote an article about traditional Kassena architecture and specifically about village of Tiébélé. In this Tiebele travel guide, I am giving some practical information about its position, how to get there and back, accommodation etc. Tiébélé village lies in the Southwestern part of Burkina [...]
Tiebele - Probably the Most Beautiful Village in Burkina Faso! Tiébélé Burkinabé village with painted houses is a village in the south-western part of Burkina Faso, near the Ghanaian border. This remote and tranquil village attracts travellers with its unique and stunning painted houses that can be hardly seen elsewhere. Burkina Faso is a West [...]
Fire Festival or How Dagomba People in Northern Ghana Celebrate New Year The Bugum Chugu Fire Festival in Northern Ghana Fire is one of the most important holidays among people of Dagbon, but is well known also among Gonja, Mamprusi and Nanumba, all living in the Northern part of Ghana. It is celebrated at the beginning [...]
Tips and Hints on Backpacking and Travel in Burkina Faso Burkina Faso, in my opinion, is a very tranquil country with incredibly kind and welcoming people. You will meet smiling people saying bonne arrivée all the time. Among all African countries that I have visited so far, Burkina Faso is on top and I definitely [...]
The Latest Information on Getting Visa for Ghana in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso! Application for Ghanian Visa At the reception, you will be first asked for your purpose of visiting the embassy. After explaining, you are allowed to enter the main office. There, you have to fill in a form, add four passport photos, yellow fever [...]