Author: Amyw

Finding Fufu

Eating while traveling has always been my favorite way to experience new places. Prior to our trip, I had almost no experience with Ghanaian food. I knew from our pre-trip packet, to expect rich spicy sauces paired with starchy staples.
Throughout our week in Ghana, I tried many new foods, such … Read more 

Meeting the Queen Mother

Meeting with the Queen Mother in Adidome was an eye-opening experience. Her translator explained to us that it was customary for members of the royal families to speak through a translator to preserve the dignity of their position, but after a few questions, she spoke to us directly. She explained … Read more