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Dec 3, 2019

World's most marvellous markets

Martha Hales

Whether you are a browser, a people-watcher or a dedicated bargain hunter, markets are going to be a highlight of any trip. We’ve picked ten of our favourite markets to give you some inspiration for your next holiday.

IndiaGhanaMexico, +7
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
CulturalFood & Drink
Mar 8, 2019

Celebrated women of the world

Corinne Homer

Learn about the celebrated women of the world on International Women's Day! From tyrannical queens to brave revolutionaries, each one fought against the traditions and gender biases of their time to become legendary figures in their own right.

ColombiaIndiaUzbekistan, +4
Wonders of the WorldCulturalColonial Era, +1
Mar 6, 2019

What to pack for an African safari holiday

Martha Hales

If you're planning an African safari holiday but are unsure of what clothes to wear, what devices to bring or what essentials you might not have considered, then take a look at our handy guide for the dos and don'ts of safari packing.

UgandaSouth AfricaNamibia, +5
SafariWildlifeFamily
Nov 23, 2018

Travelling in West Africa: Ghana, Togo and Benin

Kaya Brown

Ghana, Togo and Benin offer the perfect opportunity for an exciting African getaway at the fraction of the usual price, and without the hordes of tourists you find at better well-known destinations. We've rounded up our top tips and insider knowledge to bear in mind whilst travelling the West African coast.

BeninGhanaTogo
NovemberDecemberJanuary, +2
Walking & HikingGreat JourneysSafari, +10
Nov 17, 2018

The gorgeous beaches of Ghana

Samantha Fergusson

Ghana has an incredible stretch of coastline with some truly beautiful beaches as well as some cultural coastal hotspots... From Cape Coast with its historic castle to the remote wilds of Cape Three Points, find out which beaches we think are most worth a visit.

Ghana
HistoryCoastUndiscovered Beaches
Nov 14, 2018

Why you should go to Ghana

Kati Taylor

The West African jewel of Ghana is bursting with things to do, see and experience. We've rounded up all the top reasons why you should head to this destination, including amazing wildlife, exciting festivals and tranquil beaches.

Ghana
NovemberDecemberJanuary, +3
Colonial EraFestivalsWildlife, +9
Nov 2, 2018

Off The Beaten Track in Ghana

Kati Taylor

Hike to Ghana's highest waterfalls, sample historic village life, explore colonial forts, walk rope bridges high in the jungle canopy. Find out more.

Ghana
OctoberNovemberJanuary, +2
AdventureWalking & HikingWildlife, +1
Nov 2, 2017

Your Ultimate Guide to Ghana

Martha Hales

This is the ultimate guide of what you need to know before you go to Ghana. We've put together a brochure of information about currency, highlights, when to travel... if you have a question, we've answered it.

Ghana
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
Unique to TravelLocalWildlifeHistory, +6
Sep 11, 2017

Take the kids to... Africa

Martha Hales

Africa offers a wonderland of wildlife and safari experiences that your children will never forget. Read on to discover our top picks for family holidays.

South AfricaSenegalMalawi, +1
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
AdventureFamilyWildlife, +2
Sep 6, 2017

Get to Know Accra

Corinne Homer

Ghana’s capital is a buzzing city full of great street food, rambling markets and historical monuments. Read on to discover more about this under-explored city.

Ghana
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
Food & DrinkHistoryOff the Beaten Path, +1
Aug 4, 2017

Interview with our local operator in Ghana

Corinne Homer

Interested in the diverse scenery, wonderful food and warm-hearted people of Ghana? We interviewed local expert, Cindy, on what makes this West African gem so fantastic.

Ghana
CulturalUnique to TravelLocal
Jun 2, 2017

A taste of Ghana

Corinne Homer

From exotic tomato stews, peanut soups and spicy pepper sauces - we take a look at the wonderfully complex flavours of Ghanaian cuisine.

Ghana
Food & Drink
Nov 30, 2016

The Jetsetter’s guide to Christmas shopping

Martha Hales

As Christmas draws nearer, this is the ultimate jetsetter’s guide to festive shopping...

EcuadorMoroccoGhana, +3
NovemberDecember
Off the Beaten PathCultural
Nov 28, 2016

Learn a new skill: cooking, upcycling and more

Martha Hales

Why not pick up a new skill on your travels? From cooking classes to upcycling, there are opportunities all over the world. Here are our top creative experiences for your next trip…

LaosMoroccoIndia, +1
Food & DrinkOff the Beaten Path
Nov 23, 2016

Thanksgiving around the world

Martha Hales

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, we thought we’d take a look at other prominent food-centric festivals around the world. Read on to find out more…

ArgentinaGeorgiaVietnam, +2
November
CulturalFestivalsFood & Drink
Aug 10, 2016

Nine breakfast dishes from around the world

Penelope Edwards

From savoury rice pudding to raw white fish, breakfast couldn't be more varied between countries. Yettio guest blogs for us about the weird and wonderful morning meals eaten around the world.

IndiaThailandGhana, +5
Food & Drink
Jun 28, 2016

Mole National Park, Ghana

Martha Hales

Watch elephants cool off at watering holes, then spot some of 350 different species of birds or 91 other mammals... Here is our guide to Mole National Park.

Ghana
SeptemberOctoberNovember, +5
Walking & HikingWildlifeSafari, +1