Ghana’s New Year’s Eve Extravaganza!
Accra City Tours included:
- Art Village for drumming lessons
- Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park
- Independence Square
- WEB DuBois
We took a brief break during our tour to enjoy lunch at Buka (live music) in the famous Osu area. Our Welcome Dinner was themed “African print”.
We headed out to the Ashanti region. The daily activities included a Kumasi City Tour, Naming Ceremony, Kente, and Cocoa demonstration.
Kumasi City Tour included:
- Manhyia Palace
- National Cultural Center
- Naming Ceremony
We departed for Cape Coast. Today we had a private tour of the slave dungeons.
Cape Coast Tour included:
- Slave Market/Cemetery @Manso
- Slave River
- Toured UN World Heritage site of Cape Coast Castle
Upon arrival in Accra, we relaxed and enjoyed our kente-themed pool party, and a semi-black tie affair dressed in Gold and Black cocktail dresses to ring in the New Year.
Annual New Year’s Day beach party at Labadi