West Africa – Photo Gallery

Travelling in West Africa, in Ghana, Togo, and Benin, I had so much fun. Lots of delicious food, natural beauty, history, and some of the most friendliest people I have met on the road.

Pictures from Ghana Togo and Benin

Ending the year 2019 and welcoming 2020 I travelled for four weeks in West Africa. It was full of delicious food and colourful festivals. I am so eager to go back!


Countries

Ghana

Accra – Kumasi – Elmira – Cape Coast – Wli

Togo

Kpalime – Lome – Togoville

Benin

Grand Popo – Ouidah – Abomey – Porto Novo – Cotonou


Gallery

Top West Africa Highlights

Some highlights from the region – cities, people, festivals, nature.

Voodoo Festival

One of my main reasons to visit this region was to check out the Voodoo festival in Benin.

Cities and People

Lively cities, colourful markets, and very friendly people.

Food

I tried every dish I could, sampling various preparations of fufu, jollof, beans, meat, and lots of fresh fruit and vegetables.

Nature and Beaches

Atlantic coastline and some interior national parks.

Slave Trade History

Visiting historical slave forts and learning more about this grim part of human history.

Author: Priyank

Traveller, musician, blogger, bureaucrat. In that order. I'm very interested in trying new things and my interests are diverse. Food, people, places, technologies - I like them all. Whatever I do, I approach life with optimism and strive to make each day happy and fruitful.

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