The Atlas Obscura Guide To Ghana
11 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Ghana
Updated September 7, 2022
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Sasabonsam Enforced the Rules of Renewal in West African Forests
At least until Christian missionaries made them more purely devilish figures.
by Nicole Zakheim
In West Africa, the Adze Is an Insectoid Source of Misfortune
Historians believe it originated with the fear of mosquito-borne illness.
by Emma Starer Gross
Retracing Ghana's Old Slave Trail
The story of slavery does not begin with the Middle Passage.
by Chiké Frankie Edozien
Celebrating Ghana’s Amazing Handpainted Barbershop Signs
These vibrant artworks advertised the freshest styles and sleekest cuts.
by Christina Ayele Djossa