Ghana Travel FAQ

What to pack?

When traveling to Ghana we recommend that you have the following items in your bag:

  • Disposable wipes
  • Wash cloth(s)
  • Personal toiletries in zip bags
  • Adapters for 220 plugs
  • Tissues
  • Hand sanitizer (small size for your bag)
  • Flip flops
  • Sneakers /Comfortable walking shoes
  • Mosquito repellant

What to do?

Here are ten must-do activities while in Ghana

  • Nkrumah Memorial Park
  • Diaspora Africa Forum / WEB DuBois Center
  • Jamestown Harbor Walking Tour
  • Cape Coast & Elmina Slave Castles
  • Black Star Square
  • Art Center
  • Accra Mall / Marina Mall / Palace
  • YES Foods Moringa Farm in Cape Coast
  • Aburi Gardens
  • Sankofa Beach House

Cousin Trips Approved Restaurants

  • Asmara – Roman Ridge
  • Koffee Lounge – East Legon
  • Afrikikos  (a variety of restaurants)
  • Pallet Kitchen – Osu

Night Life Suggestions

  • Jam Rock – Reggae Club & Restaurant
  • Club 233
  • Afrikikos
  • Club Keteke @ Labadi Beach Hotel

Cousin Trips Approved Hotels / Apartments

  • African Regent Hotel
  • Accra City Hotel
  • Golden Tulip Hotel
  • La Casa Baatsona – Spintex Rd
  • One Africa – Cape Coast
  • Sankofa Beach House – Kokrobite

Getting Around

  • Uber
  • Taxify
  • Private Car