Hi - just got a tourist visa for Ghana at the Consulate here in Vancouver (I have a Canadian passport).
I was given a 6 month, multiple-entry tourist visa, which is what I asked for. There is a one man consulate in Vancouver (in Burnaby, actually). George Piprah is the consul. He only works on Fridays, and you need an in-person appointment to get the visa, which is issued on the spot. I needed the following bits and pieces:
- Four identical visa applications, filled out with a photo on the…
Anybody know the condition/transport between Dorma Ahenkro and Bia district by the Ghanaian border road? Routing south from Berekum in the dry season and really, really don't want to have to go to Kumasi first. Other options?
Second - how often/when does the MMT run from Debiso to Kumasi?
I am planning on visiting Ouagadougou this weekend, crossing overland from Ghana (Tamale). Ideally, I would like to cross in my Ghanaian registered car.
Does anyone know what paper work is required, how much it costs and whether having diplomatic number plates makes a difference?
we are looking for a long term parking (6 months or so, not sure yet) - if possible in Accra or somewhere close. Could anyone advise any reliable person/place/suggestion that could help us?
I have just accepted a job to move to Accra (from the US) and have been searching for info on the internet for days. I have not found much recent, reliable-sounding info about so many things, so here I am. I even contacted the US Embassy but got an automated email which did not answer not even one of my questions. So if you have any advice about housing (price ranges, safe neighborhoods for a single woman, etc), car (bring from US or buy locally), what to bring to Accra (or not), etc…
I'm searching for an over day bus from Accra to Wa, and in particular place & time of departure.
As far as I know:
* STC offers only over night bus Accra -> Wa
* Metro Mass has a bus route Wa -> Accra ( http://metromass.com/tour-ghana/upper-west-wa ), but I couldn't find anything about Accra -> Wa ( http://metromass.com/tour-ghana/greater-accra )
* I didn't found much information about VIP
If relevant, I'll travel on a Thursday and with luggage; comfort is of lesser importance, as long as it's…
On average, how much do you spend on housing and accomodations in Ghana? Do you have any recommendations about where I can find reliable and secure housing in Ghana?