This is an amazing site so rich in history. Unfortunately by the time we arrived to cape coast from Accra I was feeling very ill with a fever, so I wasn't able to stay for the remainder of the tour and went back to the...更多
The well-maintained fortress is 500 years old, built by Portuguese first for trading and then later slave trading. The GHC40 ticket includes a guided tour which is informative and saddening. Great learnings for those who know little about slave history like myself. Right by the...更多
A visit to Elmina is well worth the trouble. It is smaller than Cape Coast Castle and a bit off the beaten path. It therefore tends to get fewer visitors. I've taken groups to Elmina several times of the years and the guides have always...更多
Plenty to see from the castle with the fishing boats retuning and over looking the town. Entrance fee includes a tour guide. It can be an emotional tour for some as it exposes you to the horror's of Slave Trading.
This is a much better...更多
I have been to this castle/dungeon about 4 times. Although I am technically from the Diaspora and my ancestors were the slaves they bought and sold I was never challenged at the entrance on whether or not I was a local. We were 3 in...更多