Good bye Ghana!

Day 13: 15/07/17 With some sadness yet excitement to be reunited with friends, family and a warm, relaxing bath and bed, students woke and rushed to pack away all last belongings into rucksacks. Pancakes started the morning as our last meal made for us by our lovely cooks, Mercy and…

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Handover ceremony

Day 12: 14/07/17 With some finally feeling the strain of two weeks in Ghana, we packed ourselves up over a hearty vegetable omelet breakfast while getting dress the girls were surprise with their customs fitted patterned dress and the boys wore patterned shirts. Dan and Suzzan wore matching colours with…

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Sports day

Day 11 – 13/07/2017 Today we focused the morning on finishing the painting in the canteen. Then as break came to an end Sports Day stared; the girls took part in a football match against the Dutch Komenda girls, everyone got stuck in and despite losing the first half of…

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Church and Elmina Castle Visit

Day 7 – 9/07/17 This morning we went to three different churches; Methodist, Catholic and Pentecost. We were made to feel incredibly welcome; with lots of dancing and singing. After lunch we went to Elmina Castle with our buddies, on the tour we learnt about the slave trade and it…

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Kakum National Park Visit

Day 6 – 8/07/2017 Today we travelled to Kakum National Park, where we embarked on the canopy walk, suspended above the trees. Walking across 7 rope bridges, everyone was able to take in the beautiful rainforest scenery, which we managed to capture in beautiful pictures and videotapes. After that we…

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