All in Ghana

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Around in Accra

Figuring your way around a new city can be super fun and exciting, but also a bit stressful. What helps me alleviate my stress when using public transportation abroad is knowing the do’s and don’ts of the local system. After a year+ of living in Ghana, I’ve mastered a few tricks that I am excited to share with you!  

Here are 4 essential tips you need to know to get around Accra with ease:

How to Bargain in Markets in Accra

My best friend has been living in Accra for the past year but has traveled back and forth to the city since 2009. One of the many great things about this is that she's developed amazing bargaining skills! Before we went shopping at the markets she schooled my friends and me on the art of bargaining in Accra. I admit it's hard, but just like everything else, the more you do it the easier it becomes! Here are 5 key tips to help you successfully bargain in markets in Accra: