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Street Food in Ghana - GIANT CHOP-BAR LUNCH and West African Food Tour in Accra!
This was an incredible day of street food in Ghana! ►Check out Jay: https://www.instagram.com/mukasechic/ ►SUBSCRIBE for 2 new videos per week: http://bit.ly/MarkWiensSubscribe ►T-shirts and caps available now: https://migrationology.com/store/ Jay (Mukase Chic) is an amazing woman, so positive and talented, and so much fun to hang out with and eat with! She’s a food personality, a chef, a restauranteur, a blogger - she’s incredible. Check out her Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/mukasechic/) and YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8y8uGewOe2NAuNQALV_uaw). Anyway, so Jay took me an ultimate street food tour in Accra, here’s all the amazing food we ate: Red red (bean stew) and plantain - This was the first stop, a small stall that Jay has been eating at for years. They fry plantain, and then serve the plantain along with beans stewed in palm nut oil, and combine it with gari, which are cassava flakes. The result, is a filling and very satisfying combination of sweet and tangy plantains with salty oily beans. What’s key as Jay explained to me is the palm nut oil, which provides so much oil and fragrance. It was delicious, and a perfect way to begin this Ghanaian street food tour in Accra! Total price - 4 GHC ($0.90) Nima Market - Next we caught a taxi to Nima Market, known for its spices. We tried everything we could find, which was quite a lot of snacks here and there. The market was fantastic to walk around, full of action and energy. Coconut toffee Tigernuts - 1 GHC ($0.20) Masa - 1 GHC ($0.20) Zowey (adaakwa) - 1 GHC ($0.20) Kulikuli - 1 GHC ($0.20) Boiled egg - 1 GHC ($0.20) Fried cheese - 1 GHC ($0.20) Burkina - 3 GHC ($0.70) Bofrot - 1 GHC ($0.20) Peace Chop Bar (Chop Bar - Local Ghanaian restaurant) - Finally, to end this street food tour of Ghana in Accra, we stopped back at the chop bar that we had visited earlier in the morning. Seeing the cooking was sensational, it only made me hungrier for lunch. By the time we arrived back, they had already sold out of a few dishes, but there was still plenty enough to choose from. I tried the banku with goat meat, and it was fantastic. Total price - 36 GHC ($7.90) This was an incredible day of eating street food in Accra. Many thanks to Jay! MUSIC: https://artlist.io/song/90/rasta-in-balbalon ***CAMERA GEAR*** I used to make this video (these are affiliate links): Main camera: http://amzn.to/2sV0XQO Main lens: http://amzn.to/2szLZNf 2nd lens: http://amzn.to/2EjBeEg Microphone: http://amzn.to/2rBKD3z Drone: http://amzn.to/2CrtAHz I would love to connect with you! Instagram: https://instagram.com/migrationology Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/migrationology T-shirts available now: https://migrationology.com/store/
Views: 3334820 Mark Wiens
Africa. The continent that never ceases to amaze me. My travels had taken me to southern Africa in the past but I was keen to explore west Africa. When cheap return flights for £170 per person became available to The Gambia, I couldn't have been more excited! It was the perfect opportunity to get my first taste of Africa's west coast. The Gambia is the smallest country on the African continent and is bordered on all side's by the country of Senegal, except for the west side which meets the Atlantic Ocean. Frequently dubbed the Smiling Coast of West Africa, I was keen to see for myself what The Gambia was like and what this small country had to offer. In this vlog, we touch down at Banjul international airport and begin our journey south. I hope you enjoy my first vlog in my Gambia series! I'm trying something a little different for this vlog series in making it a little more like a documentary, giving you information about the Gambia as well as my direct experience. Let me know how you find it! If you enjoy it, please don't forget to subscribe for more! SOCIALS __________________ Blog: http://ellainwanderlust.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ellainwanderlust Twitter: https://twitter.com/ellawanderlustx EQUIPMENT _________________ Main Camera: Panasonic GH5 Vlog Lens: Leica 12mm f1.4 Portrait Lens: Leica 42.5mm f1.2 Telephoto Lens: Leica 100-400mm f4-6 Other cameras: iPhone 6S Plus & iPhone X Drone: DJI Phantom 4
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AFRICA: Top 12 Travel Tips
Planning a trip to Africa? Watch this video! I am wrapping up my 2 month trip to 15 countries in Africa - from Swaziland to Somaliland and (literally) every country in between. It has been an incredible and life changing trip, and I am already planning my next one! In this video, I give you my absolute best tips, tricks & advice if you are planning a trip to Africa. Please comment with any additional questions you may have, and I'll get back to you! Music: Epidemic Sound ► Subscribe for more travel videos: http://bit.ly/2hyQnZ1 ► Travel Blog: https://drewbinsky.com/ FIND ME ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/drewbinsky/ (I post more videos there!) Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/drewbinsky/ Snapchat @drewbinsky Twitter: https://twitter.com/drewbinsky MORE ABOUT ME: https://drewbinsky.com/about/ CONTACT ME: drew (at) drewbinsky (dot) com
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How to travel safely in Africa on a tight budget
David is a veteran traveler with more than 30 countries under his belt. In today's interview I asked him about how to travel safely on a budget (including hitch hiking) in sub-Saharan Africa. David shares his personal experience, observations, tips and tricks accrued over three years serving as a US Peace Corps Volunteer (his opinions here are his own and do NOT represent the Peace Corps). Learn more about David's time in Africa and follow his travels on his blog at http://davidberger.net or see his youtube channel at: https://www.youtube.com/user/Joakhan. This is part of a series of interviews I did with David tapping into his knowledge and expertise on travel, particularly within sub-Saharan Africa. Don't miss his amazing interview response on racism, and join in for a good chuckle while watching his interview about exotic African foods. Explore the stories behind these moving images at http://virtualwayfarer.com. Where you can find me: BLOG - http://www.virtualwayfarer.com FACEBOOK- http://www.facebook.com/virtualwayfarer INSTAGRAM - http://instagram.com/virtualwayfarer TWITTER - http://twitter.com/AlexBerger
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Travel Vlog 1: Conakry, Guinea, Africa
This is my first ever vlog and non-school-related youtube video. I am so excited about it and really proud too! It is my month long trip to Guinea. Please enjoy! Don't forget to give it a thumbs up, comment, and subscribe! I'll be starting to make regular and frequent videos soon. In Memory of Baby Eva. Rest in peace, sweet and beautiful angel. Follow me on Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/RitaaaMarieee Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ritaaamariee/ *Some of the wedding videos were borrowed from my uncle's videographer. I do not own them.* I do not own the music in the video. They belong to: 1. Fly Me To The Moon- Frank Sinatra (Cee-Roo Remix) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQrx5ReOIS8 2. Africa- TOTO (Not So Typical Remix) https://m.soundcloud.com/nstnicaragua/toto-africa-mylo-remix 3. We Found Love - Lindsey Stirling (VenTribe) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0g9poWKKpbU&index=13&list=PLkhf75ZLK8Qw1iRZC5yFYDOqwnewIKaMR 4. K'NAAN - Wavin Flag (Sindresu Remix) https://soundcloud.com/sindre-saether-ulfsnes-m4j0r/wavin-flag-remixwavthisisit1-chris-graham-mastering-sep-02
Views: 52039 Rita-Marie
Low-Cost Travel in Africa is Tough
The time when we questioned our cheap low-cost style of travel has finally come. The 8th episode of The African Vlog shows our journey to Burkina Faso. The journey that should be forgotten. SUPPORT ME ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/PPPeter MERCH: https://www.gotshirtshop.com/en/pppeter FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/PPPeterYouTube/ INSTAGRAM https://www.instagram.com/patopopular/ TWITTER https://twitter.com/peterblathering
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In this video I outline some of the observation I had made relating to hair during my travels across West Africa. I visited Gambia, Guinea Bissau and lived in both Nigeria and Senegal. I enjoyed my time in West Africa and learnt a great deal from each nation I visited. Natural Hair in West Africa is still not as common as it is in the west. However, there are small pockets across the state that embrace natural hair. Connect with me Email: [email protected] Instagram: @raetalks YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/Raetalkss Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/rae-talks Tweet me: @raetalkss #AskRae Askme: https://ask.fm/RaeTalkss?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=profile_own I want to reach 1000 subscribers by the end of the year and get a minimum total of 10,000 views on my channel please help me get there click here to check out my channel Lola's Salon in Ekiti: https://www.instagram.com/leonzoras_place/
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Village Food in West Africa - BEST FUFU and EXTREME Hospitality in Rural Ghana!
This was one of the most rewarding experiences I’ve ever had! ►SUBSCRIBE for 2 new videos per week: http://bit.ly/MarkWiensSubscribe ►T-shirts and caps available now: https://migrationology.com/store/ Many thanks to Afia Tours (https://www.afiatours-ghana.com/) for taking on this amazing village food day trip in Ghana (Note: I paid for this tour, it is not sponsored, but I fully recommend it - it was awesome)! It was about a three hour drive from Accra to get to the village. The village was somewhere in the central Cape Coast region of Ghana (however no near to the coast, but much inland). The people from the village were so incredibly friendly, and it was one of the most genuinely hospitable and friendly villages I’ve ever visited. It was an honor and privilege to spend time at the village. As we arrived, they had already started cooking some Ghanaian food specialties. One the menu, we had banku with okra soup, fufu (a staple of West African food) with palm nut soup, and finally fried plantains with beans. All the food was incredibly good, and it was one of the best bowls of fufu I ate during my entire time in Ghana. Thanks again to Afia Tours (https://www.afiatours-ghana.com/) for setting this up! MUSIC: https://goo.gl/HwVjdo (I’m On My Way) ***CAMERA GEAR*** I used to make this video (these are affiliate links): Main camera: http://amzn.to/2sV0XQO Main lens: http://amzn.to/2szLZNf 2nd lens: http://amzn.to/2EjBeEg Microphone: http://amzn.to/2rBKD3z Drone: http://amzn.to/2CrtAHz I would love to connect with you! Instagram: https://instagram.com/migrationology Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/migrationology T-shirts available now: https://migrationology.com/store/
Views: 2825273 Mark Wiens
Ghana & Togo the #AlaffiaJourney on How Fair Trade Shea Butter is Made
November 2015, I was extremely fortunate to travel with the Alaffia team and some of the biggest influencers to Ghana and up through Togo, to see the fair trade process of shea butter. #SmartBrownGirl Subscribe: http://jouz.es/sub-to-me #SmartBrownGirl Shirts: http://jouz.es/sbg-shop Support fair trade. Alaffia can be purchased at your local Whole Foods. http://www.alaffia.com In the video: Starr Rocque http://twitter.com/gangstarrgirl HeyFranHey http://youtube.com/heyfranhey Shameless Maya http://youtube.com/shamelessmaya Ghana Vlogs Coming Soon! FTC: Flight and accommodations provided by Alaffia Find Alaffia products at www.Alaffia.com Follow Alaffia here: https://www.instagram.com/alaffia/ https://www.facebook.com/AlaffiaSusta... --------------------------------- FOLLOW & TALK TO ME! http://www.twitter.com/jouelzy http://www.facebook.com/jouelzy http://www.instagr.am/jouelzy Snapchat: @jouelzy ---------------------------------- PREVIOUS TRAVEL VLOGS Jouelzy in South Africa: http://jouz.es/sa-vlogs Jouelzy's Vlog Channel: http://youtube.com/jouellife ---------------------------------- #PopSnark Weekly Episodes http://jouz.es/popsnark ---------------------------------- MY BLOGS Hair blog : http://www.blackhairkitchen.com Personal blog: http://www.jouelzy.com -------------------------------------- TECH INFO Music: Ghanian Highlife, Bella Bellow & Gloria Oluchi Production: Camera: Sony a5000 http://amzn.to/21ws7Jv Editing Software: Final Cut Pro Tech Store: http://bit.ly/tech-store Network: Platform/Maker Studios http://awe.sm/r3eWk About Jouelzy Jouelzy is an African American woman blogger, vlogger and author. Founder of the #SmartBrownGirl movement she celebrates women of color throughout the African diaspora, curating discussions on Black America, politics, culture, African politics and the expanding experience of being a Black woman in America and Europe. This is her main YouTube channel where you can find weekly videos with witty commentary on current cultural topics that impact women of color, advocating for the smart brown girl so they too can advocate for all smart brown girls. Subscribe and join the #SmartBrownGirl movement.
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Lome Togo Bars on Beach in West Africa
Everyday about 1/2 mile from Ghana Border in Lome, Togo is a big beach bar area full of people. "Join HoboTraveler. A Social Network Connecting Travelers" Discover new places, organize meetups, find travel partners and live abroad with the Hobo Travel Community Members save 1000's of dollars by joining https://www.hobotraveler.com/ and posting specific travel questions to people who are there now, or who have been there. Andy Lee Graham needs your financial support, it costs money to make these videos. Thank you, Andy Lee Graham Donate - Patreons, - Consulting https://www.hobotraveler.com/donate/ Buy cool Hobo products on Amazon.com http://tinyurl.com/pc85f97 Support, Andy become a "Patreon." https://www.patreon.com/hobotraveler Be on the "Ask Andy Show," Send a selfie video question to: hoboontheroad AT yahoo.com "The Hobo Way," we have escaped from the resort; Join Hobo Traveler to live anywhere https://www.hobotraveler.com Buy Andy's Book, "The Rules of Travel" on Amazon: https://tinyurl.com/y8xjc5l6
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Dreaming of Africa
In 1893, English woman Mary Kingsley set off on her first exploration of West Africa. Victorian ladies were not expected to travel abroad alone, especially to dangerous, unknown regions! Mary recorded her discoveries in the book 'Travels in West Africa'. She was the first person to climb Mount Cameroon, she studied Jungle tribes who were previously reported to be cannibals and discovered new species of river fish for the British Museum. Her book is a wonderful portrait of both her and the parts of Africa that she grew to love.
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Travels in West Africa
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Travels In West Africa
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Travel to West Africa
Documentary, Tourism Informative video about foreign travel and education.
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A.V. Travels To Ghana, West Africa
A snippet of my 1st couple of days in Ghana, West Africa of a 4 week trip. Visit Avdoeswhat.com for the other cool moments. Within 48 hours I got my hair braided for an AWESOME price! Holla #teamnatural A.V. Does What!? A lot. This is my DIY channel to figuring out everything in life! Yes that is right you guessed it all of life's burning questions will be answered here. Maybe not all but some for sure... I hope. I love art, crafts, food, travel and I love to do it all myself! Oh and I love 90's hip hop as well. Nothing says glitter and glue like Poppa and Puff. Craftin' for the 99 and 2000s!
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West African Food - EXOTIC DELICACY in GHANA!
►SUBSCRIBE for 2 new videos per week: http://bit.ly/MarkWiensSubscribe ►T-shirts and caps available now: https://migrationology.com/store/ Bushmeat is a term that is used to often describe wild game meat in Africa. And while there some types of bushmeat that are not good or unsafe to eat - grasscutter - also known as a greater cane rat, is safe and one of the most popular types of bushmeat to eat in West Africa. It’s a delicacy! So while we were driving on our way to Elmina, Ghana, along the side of the highway, we stopped at some hunters, and bought a grasscutter. Later in the day, we met up with our host family, and we drove over to the Elmina fishing market. The market was amazing, bright and colorful, and energetic, with some unique fish and seafood available from the Atlantic. We bought some fish to go along with our grasscutter, and then we continued back to the house to start cooking. First for lunch, Mama made us a dish called Eto, a mash up of yam and palm nut oil, topped with eggs. It was a little on the dry side for me, but it was an honor to have a chance to try that special Ghanaian dish. For dinner we prepared the fish and grasscutter. The fish was made into Ghanaian groundnut or peanut soup, which is one of the best dishes I at in Ghana. The grasscutter was made into a bushmeat grasscutter light soup which included chilies, garlic, onions, ginger, and tomato. Finally, for the main start of the meal Mama made omo tuo, Ghana style rice balls. How does grasscutter taste? The greater cane rats run around the fields and eat grass, so unsurprisingly some parts kind of taste like grass. But they are a white meat, and have a similar look to chicken, but the meat is even sweeter. It was also surprisingly fall apart tender. I thought it was amazing! Across West African food, grasscutter is a very popular meat, and a delicacy eaten on special occasions. MUSIC: https://artlist.io/ ***CAMERA GEAR*** I used to make this video (these are affiliate links): Main camera: http://amzn.to/2sV0XQO Main lens: http://amzn.to/2szLZNf 2nd lens: http://amzn.to/2EjBeEg Microphone: http://amzn.to/2rBKD3z Drone: http://amzn.to/2CrtAHz I would love to connect with you! Instagram: https://instagram.com/migrationology Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/migrationology T-shirts available now: https://migrationology.com/store/
Views: 4444968 Mark Wiens
asaph travels in west africa
an adaptable nearly eight month old crosses 7 borders in 2 weeks and still smiles
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Travels in West Africa Audiobook by Mary H. Kingsley
Listen to this audiobook in full for free with a 30-day trial: https://www.audiobooks.com/bookforfree/257516 Mary Henrietta Kingsley (13 October 1862 3 June 1900) was an British explorer and writer who greatly influenced European ideas about Africa and its people. Kingsley was an outspoken critic of European colonialism, a champion for indigenous customs, and a dedicated campaigner for a revised British policy which supported traders and merchants over the needs of settlers and missionaries. Her adventures were extraordinary and fascinating. Among other things she fought with crocodiles, fell into native spear traps and was caught in a tornado on the slopes of Mount Cameroon. She traveled in West Africa wearing the same clothes she always wore in England: long, black, trailing skirts, tight waists, high collars and a small fur cap. These same clothes saved her life when she fell into a game pit, the many petticoats protecting her from being impaled on the stakes below. This is her story in her own words of her adventures and the people and culture of West Africa. (Summary by Kehinde) Contact: [email protected]
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The Cannibal Warlords of Liberia (Full Length Documentary)
Like VICE News? Subscribe to our news channel: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out more episodes from The VICE Guide to Travel here: http://bit.ly/1id8igT VICE travels to West Africa to rummage through the messy remains of a country ravaged by 14 years of civil war. Despite the United Nation's eventual intervention, most of Liberia's young people continue to live in abject poverty, surrounded by filth, drug addiction, and teenage prostitution. The former child soldiers who were forced into war have been left to fend for themselves, the murderous warlords who once led them in cannibalistic rampages have taken up as so-called community leaders, and new militias are lying in wait for the opportunity to reclaim their country from a government they rightly mistrust. Hosted by Shane Smith | Originally released in 2009 at http://vice.com Produced by Andy Capper Follow Andy at http://twitter.com/andycapper More from Shane Smith: http://www.vice.com/author/shane-smith Follow Shane on Twitter: https://twitter.com/shanesmith30 Check out the VICE Guide to Karachi here: http://bit.ly/Karachi-1 Subscribe for videos that are actually good: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE Check out our full video catalog: http://www.youtube.com/user/vice/videos Videos, daily editorial and more: http://vice.com Like VICE on Facebook: http://fb.com/vice Follow VICE on Twitter: http://twitter.com/vice Read our tumblr: http://vicemag.tumblr.com
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22 Disease in West Africa Travels in West Africa y H Kingsley
Travels in West Africa by y H. KINGSLEY (1862 - 1900) Genre(s): Travel vesves Geography Read by: Kehinde in English Chapters: 00:00:00 - 14 - DOWN THE REMBWÉ 00:37:51 - 15 - FETISH. A plenary talk from SPIE Photonics West 2017 - In this plenary session, ia Angela Franceschini of the Athinoula A. tinos Center for Biomedical Imaging discusses clinical.
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Niokolo Koba- Memoirs - Travels In West Africa - 1997
My Travels Through Niokolo Koba West Africa's Largest Wild Preserve - Which Spans From Senegal To Guinea -A Documentary I Produced Of My Journey's In West Africa -To Find The Source Of The River Gambia- One Of The World's Longest Navigable Waterways Educational For All Audiences 1997 Thanks For Watching My Memoirs- joelsamuelpresents
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Miss Universe 2011 - West Africa Tour
Leila travels to Senegal, The Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, and Nigeria to visit SOS Children's Villages. To learn more about SOS Children's Village visit: www.sos-childrensvillages.org
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Ban Ki-Moon travels to West Africa to assess Ebola crisis
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon traveled to the West African countries affected by the Ebola epidemic. Within two days he will visit Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Mali. The region still faces enormous challenges in the fight against the fever. In local hospitals people infected with a deadly virus are in the same wards with the other patients. In addition, there is a shortage of medication, clean water and transport. For example, there are only two ambulances in Kono District, which is home to 360,000 people.
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Bush Travel in West Africa - 1996
http://jspinwestafrica.blogspot.com/ http://sambalivesinafrica.blogspot.com/ More from my travels with the Cole family as we chart the course to The Source of The River Gambia and our 700 mile journey into West African Bush. joelsamuelpresent
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US envoy travels to Ebola-hit West Africa
The US ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, has arrived in Guinea, beginning a West Africa tour to increase international support against the Ebola outbreak. Power saidmore needs to be done to combat the the deadly virus. But she also criticised how US authorities are treating American medical professionals returning from the region. Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman reports from Washington. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check out our website:http://www.aljazeera.com/
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Unforgettable Meal - ASHANTI FOOD in Kumasi, Ghana | Ultimate West African Food Tour!
►SUBSCRIBE for 2 new videos per week: http://bit.ly/MarkWiensSubscribe ►T-shirts and caps available now: https://migrationology.com/store/ ►Watch the entire Ghana series: https://goo.gl/9mWUGk Thanks to Can Do Tours (http://www.candotours.com/) for arranging this amazing Ghanaian food experience for me. From Cape Coast, Ghana, we drove inland to Kumasi, a major city in the central Ashanti Region of Ghana. I was excited to sample authentic Ashanti food, and to spend just a short time exploring Kumasi. The drive from Cape Coast took about 4 hours. Fufu for Lunch - When we arrived, we were all quite hungry and so we stopped at a local chop bar (Ghanaian local food restaurant) for lunch. I’m not really sure of the name of this spot, or I don’t even think it really had a name written on it. But it was a popular neighborhood spot, especially known for their fufu - a West African staple food of pounded plantain and cassava. I had it along with a mix of palm nut soup and a variety of meats. Fufu mix - 18 GHC ($3.80) per bowl Ashanti Food Cooking in Kumasi, Ghana - The main activity food activity of the day was meeting a host family and going to their home to cook and experience authentic Ashanti Ghanaian food. Before going home, we stopped at a local market in Kumasi to buy some vegetables, and some essentials for the cooking, especially taro leaves. Kontomire stew - I didn’t really know what we’d be cooking, but learned it was a dish called kontomire stew, a stew made from fermented fish for flavor and mostly taro leaves (also called cocoyam in Ghana). The leaves were boiled and ground with garlic and spices, then doused in boiling palm nut oil to finish it. The dish was served with boiled green plantains and cocoyams that you could dip into the kontomire stew. It was also amazing to eat with avocado, and the highlight of my day was eating with the entire family. This is the final video from this Ghana food and travel series! If you haven’t seen all 7 videos, at the full playlist here: https://goo.gl/9mWUGk Thank you for watching this entire Ghana food and travel series. It was an amazing trip, tried and learned about so many delicious foods, and it was an honor to meet and interact with so many generous and friendly people. MUSIC: https://artlist.io/ ***CAMERA GEAR*** I used to make this video (these are affiliate links): Main camera: http://amzn.to/2sV0XQO Main lens: http://amzn.to/2szLZNf 2nd lens: http://amzn.to/2EjBeEg Microphone: http://amzn.to/2rBKD3z Drone: http://amzn.to/2CrtAHz I would love to connect with you! Instagram: https://instagram.com/migrationology Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/migrationology
Views: 1942831 Mark Wiens
Tony's Travels: West Africa 2011-12 - Honda Transalp 650
Compilation of video clips and picture taken during my trip through West Africa in 2011-12. More details: www.tgon.co.uk/world/africa/ Picture Gallery: https://plus.google.com/photos/111141282939846268896/albums/5788891676240504657 Website: www.Tgon.co.uk
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Hippos, Hairpins and High Button Boots: Travels in West Africa Audiobook
Get an audiobook in full for free: http://wbpa.us/3/b00571skja Written by: Mary Kingsley Length: 1 hr and 19 mins Language: English Based on "Travels in West Africa" by Mary Kingsley, this is the account of a Victorian lady's journeys up the rivers of West Africa in the 1890s. AUTHOR: Mary Kingsley was born in 1862. She was trapped by the conventions of her time until her parents died but then, with an income of 500, she was free to travel and in 1893 went to Africa. Travelling alone in small steamers and native canoes, which she learned to handle, she went deep into the jungle, learning about the spiritual lives of the African tribes and collecting specimens of fish for the British Museum. Her books were popular, funny and contentious and her views on missionaries were trenchant. After publishing her first book Mary Kingsley returned to West Africa. During the Boer War she worked in the military hospitals in South Africa where she died of typhus. ADAPTER: Nick McCarty has been a professional writer for forty years and has written for television shows such as Bergerac, The Onedin Line, The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Z-Cars and General Hospital. He has also scripted award-winning radio drama adaptations including A Tale of Two Cities, Dan Dare, Hard Times, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Dracula as well as many original plays for both the BBC and Commercial Radio. READER: Philippa Urquhart has been a member of The Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. She has worked extensively in Repertory Theatres across England and Scotland, and has appeared in London's West End. Her many TV credits include Lillian Cartland in Tenko, and Miss Briggs in Vanity Fair, for the BBC. Films include Laughter In The Dark and Children Of Men. Her one woman show The Turn Of The Screw, adapted from the famous ghost story by Henry James, continues to tour successfully across the UK and worldwide. MUSIC: The drums are played by children from the Kakua Primary School, Sierra Leone. Contact us: [email protected]
Jordyn woods travels to Nigeria, West Africa
Accompanied by her mother Jordyn Woods travels the world. This weeks stop West Africa!
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AFRICA VLOG | Summer Vacation to Togo, Ghana & South Africa
Hey yall, I was FINALLY able to edit my vlog from my summer trip to the motherland. This vlog doesn't even contain all my experiences and journeys because I wasn't always filming, but I hope you enjoy what I was able to capture. If you want a video on travel tips and my overall thoughts on the places I visited, please let me know. PLACES I VISTED Town of Yara Kabye, Togo Lome, Togo Accra, Ghana Cape Coast, Ghana Kumasi, Ghana Johannesburg, South Africa Cape Town, South Africa ***************DETAILS BELOW*************************** Keep in Contact with Me: FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/shereadelsol INSTAGRAM: http://www.instagram.com/shereadelsol BLOG: http://www.shereadelsol.com TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/shereadelsol MY STAPLE NATURAL HAIR PRODUCTS - http://www.mythriftedcloset.com/p/staple-products.html PURCHASE MY FAVORITE/STAPLE PRODUCTS - http://goo.gl/YuVdRw Purchase A Q-Redew - Use Coupon Code "thriftedcloset" for $10 off at http://qredew.com FTC- not sponsored
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County Officials Advise Those Planning to Travel to West Africa This Holiday Season
It's that time of the year when people travel to see old friends and loved ones. But for some, those plans might interrupted due to the outbreak of Ebola in West African countries. Members of the African Affair Advisory Group and The Coalition Against Ebola hosted the Ebola: Get Informed, Get Involved town hall meeting on Nov. 25 in Silver Spring to inform attendees about the current Ebola outbreak situation. "If you're going to return to either Liberia or Sierra Leone, Guinea or now even Mali that you need to be aware that you don't want to come in contact with somebody that is visibly sick. ... They [travelers] need to be aware when they come back they will have to be actively monitored for twenty one days," said Dr. Ulder J. Tillman, Montgomery County Health Officer. County officials said there are no restrictions for people to travel to countries impacted by the Ebola virus. Family members, however, are saying "Don't come." "Now, what we've seen though is many family members who are waiting to travel, when they call their family members in these affected countries they're saying 'Don't come. Just send the resources so that we can take care of ourselves." According to statistics shared during the event, as of November 11 more than 14,000 have been sickened with Ebola in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra. Of those, 5,165 have died. Bernice North, a Silver Spring resident and chair of the Silver Spring Advisory board, said she has relatives working in the medical field in West Africa, and agrees that community outreach and awareness is still necessary. "So, it's important to continue the conversation to educate ourselves. Not everyone is from Guinea, Liberia, or other countries affected by Ebola," North said. On Nov. 19, residents gathered for an interfaith prayer service for Ebola relief in Silver Spring. During the meeting, a county official said the state has been monitoring all travelers who left West Africa in the past few months as part of an Ebola prevention efforts. As of November, state health officials are currently monitoring 113 travelers, but none are from Montgomery County.
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Africa Safaris and travel - Botswana, Zimbabwe & Zambia
African Safaris and travel - Botswana, Zimbabwe & Zambia - Africa trip Travel & Trips Videos 4K 🔔 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBmYHhwlZg4stoGEaBHpOA?sub_confirmation=1 Travel Videos HD, World Travel Guide http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=World1Tube Africa has 54 sovereign countries—the most on any continent—and is the second largest continent in terms of both land area and population. Africa is bounded by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, by the Red Sea to the northeast, and by the Indian Ocean to the southeast. Africa is a vast continent spanning over 8,000km (5,000 mi) north to south and 7,500km (4,800 mi) east to west (not including islands) and contains a wide array of peoples, skin colours, religions, and cultures. Africa contains the world's longest river—the 6,650km long (4,100 mi) Nile River running from Burundi to Egypt—while the Congo River in the DRC is the second largest in terms of discharge as well as the deepest with a depth of over 230m (750 ft) in some spots. Tanzania's Mount Kilimanjaro is the world's tallest free-standing mountain at 5,890m (19,340 ft). Djibouti's Lake Assal is the second lowest point on Earth, the saltiest lake outside Antarctica, and one of the hottest places on Earth. While the first activity most people associate with Africa is safaris, there are endless possibilities for adventure. You can purchase crafts in markets, venture into the Sahara with a Tuareg caravan, visit pygmy villages, hike through jungle to watch gorillas, relax on tropical islands in the Indian Ocean, snack on exotic treats, travel down a river in a dugout "pirogue", travel across savannah on a colonial-era railway, and much more. Africa is a very diverse continent, with each country, or even each part of a country having its own unique culture. While it is common for people in the West to refer to Africa as if it was a single country, one should remember the sheer size of the continent, and that Africa is not one country but 54 different countries, meaning that it is impossible to make generalisations of Africa as a whole. Tragically misunderstood by many people as a land of poverty, corruption, war and famine, and simply as a land of suffering—a misconception only bolstered by the media and the numerous NGOs on the continent—Africa today is a vast continent with many bustling metropolises, friendly people, and amazingly diverse and beautiful landscapes. While there are some places resembling the stereotypical Africa of war, famine, and poverty, most of the continent is peaceful, well-fed, and of working class . See ========= Flora & Fauna ========== Many visitors are attracted by the African flora and fauna and several countries benefit from Safari tourism to African National Parks. Natural Wonders Africa is home to many famous natural wonders, from the Nile River, the world's longest river, to Victoria Falls. The continent is home to two of the world's four volcanoes with permanent lava lakes—the dramatic Mount Nyiragongo which rises hundreds of metres above Goma, DRC and Erta Ale in Ethiopia's stark Danakil Depression (the others are Mt.Erebus in Antarctica & Kilauea in Hawaii). Both volcanoes can be climbed by the adventurous tourist to stand at the rim gazing in awe at the bubbling lava below, an especially incredible sight at night! Landscapes ============ Historical civilizations While the continent's diverse and unique wildlife is often all that is mentioned in regards to African travel, as home to the oldest civilizations on the planet, Africa has equally impressive cultures and history. The most famous civilization on the continent, and arguably in the world, is that of ancient Egypt. From the southern city of Abu Simbel to Luxor and all the way north to Alexandria and Cairo, including the Pyramids of Giza, the only surviving of the original Seven Wonders of the World and the most iconic symbols of this ancient kingdom. Sites from the Nubian-Kushite Kingdom that broke away from Egypt can be found in Sudan, such as Gebel Barkal and many other pyramids in Meroe. Ethiopia offers many ruins from the ancient Axumite Kingdom where the Queen of Sheba ruled. The obelisks and Dungur ruins in Axum were built prior to the kingdom's conversion to Christianity, while many other great monuments, such as the Ezana Stone and the Church of Our Lady Mary of Zion, where the Arc of the Covenant is said to be stored, were built after the conversion as religious sites. Other famous Christian structures built later by the kingdom's successor, the Abyssinian Empire, especially during the 12th and 13th centuries, can also be found in Lalibela.
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ABC Transport: The West African Travel Revolution
This is the short story of ABC Transport Plc, West Africa's most successful road transport and logistics company. From a humble beginning in Owerri (Imo State), ABC Transport introduced world class coach services accompanied by safety, customer service and robust management. It would become the first road transport company in Nigeria to be listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. ABC Transport is the most prestigious luxury bus operator, with seamless travels across Nigeria and West Africa.
African American in Ghana | 7 Weeks in West Africa |  Jouelzy
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