Ghana is one of the most famous as well as important countries in Africa. Located on the West coast of Africa; Ghana is home to many enchanting landscapes, thriving nightlife, pleasant climate and friendly locals. This vibrant country is famous for its captivating sights, resplendent festivals and cultural uniqueness – which make it an ultimate tourist’s attraction. Despite the fact that the country is located in one of the most chaotic regions, it is known as “island of peace” due to its prosperous living standards. Its neighboring countries are la Cote d’Ivoire to the west, Burkina Faso, the Gulf of Guinea to the south and Togo, to the east.
Cities of Ghana:
Ghana has many beautiful cities which includes; Kumasi, Accra, Tamale and Tema. The capital city and the largest city of Ghana is Accra -which is an economic center. Kumasi is known as “The Garden City” due to its lush flora and fauna and is the second largest city of Ghana. The city of Tamale is the capital of the Northern Region of Ghana and has many scenic views and grassland where one can have best nature experience. Tema is one of the famous cities in Ghana as well as the largest sea port in the region.
Regions and popular locations:
Ghana is divided into several regions which are; Central Region, Eastern Region, Northern Ghana, Volta Region and Western Region. Each region is composed of fascinating sights but Volta Region is mostly visited by both visitors and locals. One can enjoy a lot in Ghana as it offers many recreational activities and attractions. Places like Akosmobo & Volta Lake, National Museum and Lake Bosomtwi are some of the most famous attractions in the country.
There are many castles and forts, which reflect the ancient human civilizations. One can find many stunning beaches in the country, beaches like Labadi Pleasure Beach, Kokrobite, Ada Beach, Cocoloco Beach and Alaska Beach are highly visited by tourists and locals alike. These secluded beaches enable one to spend his time in pleasure and relaxation. Activities like yachting, skiing and fishing are highly preferred activities. Ghana homes a very lovely yet strong waterfalls known as Boti. It is a charming waterfall located in Notrh-East of Koforidua.
Nightlife and music scene:
One can have a great nightlife experience in Ghana due to its fantastic clubs and splendid vivacious events. Discos and clubs like Aphrodisiac Night club, Bass Line Jazz, Barcadis Nite Club, Bliss Night Club, Boomerang Night Club, Indigo Night Club and Oops are amongst famous clubs in the country. Each club is incredible and plays music of all genres including hip hop, pop and techno.
Ghana has a very pleasant environment with the combination of friendly locals. Ghanaians are very humble and settled people and they come from six main ethnic groups, which include The Akan, the Ewe and Gurma. Their cultures and traditions are unique and impressive. Whether one is adventurous or music lover – Ghana openly welcomes all.