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Awarded Best in Travel 2023

About Best In Travel 2023

Ghana's beating heart is sure to inspire love letters. The capital's markets are flush with color and activity – local vendors are as likely to engage in a lengthy conversation as they are to sell you a bolt of vibrant Ghanaian fabric. Like balloons waiting to burst, clouds of humidity linger above stalls selling mangoes, banku (fermented maize meal) and rice. The city's streets reach out towards the beach, the center and the west, each one a different Ghanaian experience.

The city’s major sights center around Independence Square and its monuments dedicated to Ghana’s struggle for independence. Elsewhere, you’ll find good shopping, excellent nightlife and definitely the best selection of eating options in Ghana.

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