Man making smocks
George is professional swimming coach, and lifeguard at the University of Ghana Rec Sports. He piloted the swim program in his community after being in the National Service. He believes swimming is a basic life skill that everybody should have.
One of Ghana’s staple dishes.
Tro Tros are essentially the bus system in Ghana that are privately owned. It’s ran by two people- the Driver and the Mate. The Drivers drives, and the Mate hollers the destination out the window while waving their arms.
Ride back to Accra from Cape Coast.
Kwame Nkrumah was the first Prime Minister and President of Kumar. He led the Gold Coast to independence from Britain in 1957, and is buried inside the building.
Outside The Door of No Return at Cape Coast Castle lies a beach whose beauty distracts you from the ugly tragedy inside.
A block over from the International Student Hostel 1 is the Nite Market. When the Night Market first formed it was only open at night, but as it grew it became open during the day as well.
Shoprite store in Accra Mall
One of the Governor’s several large bedroom windows.
The oldest mosque in the country that was built in 1421.
Naphtali is the owner of Evergreen, a vegetarian snack shop located on campus. He brought us to his remote jungle farm where he gathered and chopped open fresh coconuts for us to drink.