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Cape Coast Guided Day Tour
"Enjoy a complimentary hotel pickup and transported to the historic Cape Coast Township for this tour. After a two and a half hour trip from Accra you will arrive in Cape Coast for a guided tour of the castle. Whiles here you will come to terms with the unpalatable conditions that the slaves were subjected to as you witness their cells and difficulty of their incarceration. From here you will understand why there are people of African descent all over the world. medicinal as well as social values of the trees as seen generations past and now. Enjoy some breathtaking view of the countryside and the palm frond beaches as you make this trip. This trip is done with your private tour guide who w history and customs of the communities en route. You will return to Accra after the tour as your private car take you to your hotel.""""Take a trip to the past to learn all you can about the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade as you visit the Cape Coast Castle. Being among the largest slave castles in the world
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Cape Coast Guided Day Tour
"Enjoy a complimentary hotel pickup and transported to the historic Cape Coast Township for this tour. After a two and a half hour trip from Accra you will arrive in Cape Coast for a guided tour of the castle. Whiles here you will come to terms with the unpalatable conditions that the slaves were subjected to as you witness their cells and difficulty of their incarceration. From here you will understand why there are people of African descent all over the world. medicinal as well as social values of the trees as seen generations past and now. Enjoy some breathtaking view of the countryside and the palm frond beaches as you make this trip. This trip is done with your private tour guide who w history and customs of the communities en route. You will return to Accra after the tour as your private car take you to your hotel.""""Take a trip to the past to learn all you can about the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade as you visit the Cape Coast Castle. Being among the largest slave castles in the world
From $234.00
 
Accra Slavery Museums and Forts Walking Tour
"Meet your guide in central Accra and set off on your leisurely paced walking tour. Although the slave trade is long gone monuments still stand here as chilling reminders of this terrible human trade.With your knowledgeable guide explore the former slave prisons of Ussher Fort and James Fort in the Jamestown district. Two of the many European forts built along the Ghanaian coast these military posts were used to store commodities and to hold West African slaves before they were shipped overseas.At Ussher Fort head inside the museum that charts Ghana’s slave trade with poignant artifacts and displays. View the exhibits and learn about the incredible cruelty involved in the enslavement of West Africans around 4.5 million of who are believed to have been shipped from their homelands during the 18th and early 19th centuries.Hear heartrending tales from the era as you explore James Fort a building once used by the British to imprison slaves
From $39.00

More Warnings and Dangers in Mali

Local food...

Be very careful accepting local food. Be sure that your chicken-rice is fresh and well boiled or fried! Stomach problem are common as it is hot and sanitary conditions are poor. Sealed mineral water...
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WojtekD
Sep 10, 2002

Make sure you get all of your...

Make sure you get all of your vaccinations up to date before you go to Mali. Yellow Fever is mandatory to get into the country. Malaria is very important as there are a LOT of mosquitos at night. If...
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lalakante
Aug 26, 2002

For us, the heat was by far...

For us, the heat was by far the greatest problem. If you are heat sensitive, go in December. We went in late October and it was still in the 90's. Attention to the heat / time of year issue is...
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ShaunKerry
Aug 26, 2002

Do not drink any water except...

Do not drink any water except that you purchase. It's not worth the risk, unless you are living there for years and want to become immune. In out-of-the-way spots you will find bottled water...
mjm_99
Aug 24, 2002

In Bamako, downtown, be aware...

In Bamako, downtown, be aware of your bag. Do not change money on the street. If someone bothers you, and they most likely will (Mali is not a tourist destination--you would be interesting), be very...
mjm_99
Aug 24, 2002

Biggest problem this last trip...

Biggest problem this last trip ..... Malaria, despite taking paludrine and chloroquine prophelaxis. Good treatment though from local pharmacy ..Arsumax ..worked very quickly. Tip: consider bringing...
sociolingo
Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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Be careful when you go to the...

Be careful when you go to the market, count your fingers after shaking the hands of the salesmen. DO NOT TAKE PICTURES UNLESS YOU GET PERMITION. These are proud people and you have to show some...
Vilhelm
Aug 24, 2002

Got more ill here than any...

Got more ill here than any other country I've visited (and I've been to 30+ in four continents) so be particularly careful of contaminated plates, cutlery at cafes.Beware pickpockets and general...
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donb
Aug 24, 2002

Beware of the weather : from...

Beware of the weather : from end of may till August it's the rainy season. the temperature is very high and you get thunderstorms almost every day. Lots of roads are unpassable.
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laetitiad
May 22, 2004

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Daytrip to Djenne

Djenne can be done as a daytrip, more easy on monday the markt day in Djenne. Djenné-Djeno (2,5 km from today Djenné) was settled around 200 BC developed into a large walled town around 850 AD....
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"MALI: AN AMAZING COUNTRY"
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"Difficult, Wearying but Rewarding"
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