We hiked above the trees and then walked above the forest on suspended bridges. Super scary and fun! A once in a lifetime experience. Not for the faint of heights – I was shaking the whole time!
This is where African slavery started 535 years ago, you could still smell decaying bodies, feces, and urine in the dungeons. A sobering experience with so much history laid in a truly beautiful place off Africa’s coast.
A Muslim Ramadan! Muslim, Christian, American, Ghanian – you might be wondering what we had in common here. Simple. We are all human. And that was enough for us. The Muslims and Christian’s live together in harmony in this village. Beautiful. At the end they all came up to us and wanted pictures. We felt […]
How much money do you have in your bank account? I’m sure no matter the amount, you probably don’t feel satisfied. You think you could have more, should have more. During my time in Ghana, I ended up making many personal relationships with the Ghanian students whom we spent a lot of time with. I […]
After the water project, we had a celebration with the village. When the chiefs arrived at the ceremony, I was so nervous to be in their presence and not do the right thing. During the dancing, I got a tap on my shoulder and turned around to see the chief asking me to dance. What […]