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a walk along the Butre beach

Cape Three Points has to be Ghana’s best hidden yet striking getaway destination. It is a dream location for the off-grid enthusiast, a backpacker’s haven, and perfect for escaping the pressures of city life. So, we made plans to explore Butre beach as well, on our way to the scenic Cape Three Points, located in the Western region. Butre village because a housemate wouldn’t stop about how serene, calm and undisturbed Butre beach is.  Serene and calm is great. We set off from Osu to Takoradi. The only way to get to Cape Three Points from Takoradi is to drive. Taxis and Tro-tros are available at Agona, another suburb close to Takoradi.  I would suggest making firm arrangements to drive to your accommodation if you plan to spend the night like we did, so you do not have to walk from the last taxi stop in the village. The long…

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Out of Akosombo and fond memories! The training venue was the Volta Hotel, less than two hours drive, from Accra, Ghana’s capital if traffic is light. Bags packed, we all looked forward to the travel experience especially as it meant being out of busy Accra for a few days. Besides, road trips can be such fun, yes? Images from the lake Checking in took a bit of time. Why did it take so long? They knew we were coming, right? Soon, it was dinner and surprise, it was the eat- all- you- can kind. A delightful spread to choose from. The food was consistently good all through our stay. The lake across was attention grabbing; not to mention the scenic landscape and majestic mountains. Finally, we all got our rooms. Nice and clean with luxurious sheets, waiting was not so bad after all. Seeing the drinking glasses wrapped in cling-film…

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Get away with us in December. Do you want some fun in the serenity of an African village? Do you want to spend time in nature, enjoy spectacular views, explore caves and maybe even catch a fish in the wild? Then come away with us this December on our journey of discovery of special sites. Our tours are carefully-designed for you. Choose from our Splurge, Midi and Mini tour package options and be sure to fill out the registration below. Date/location: December 10 -12, Eastern Region and environs, Ghana. GETAWAY OPTIONS SPLURGE 2 nights/3 days 2-person sharing Accommodation with waterfront view Complimentary breakfast/ pack Meals/snacks/bottled water Air-conditioned transportation Guided co-ordination GHs1,623 MIDI 2 nights/3 days 2-person sharing Accommodation with garden view Complimentary breakfast Meals/snacks/bottled water Air-conditioned transportation Guided co-ordination GHs1,495.00 MINI 2 nights/3 days Hostel accommodation Meals/snacks/bottled water Air-conditioned transportation Guided co-ordination GHs795.00 ACTIVITIES Guided tours Game viewing Rock climbing…

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