Learn about Ghana’s premier Pan-Africanist and independence pioneer.
Grab a beer in the open air, or some food at one of the numerous restaurants, and be prepared to move your body for their popular Kizomba evenings.
Afrikiko, Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana, +233 30 222 9997
The best edit of clothing, accessories, art, antiques and so much more are on offer in this charming building by the sea.
Artists Alliance Gallery, La Road, Accra, Ghana, +233 24 525 1404
Beach parties and reggae nights reign supreme on Accra’s premier city beach.
Shop at trendy La Maison, have casual lunch at Coco Lounge and a smart dinner at Urban Grill, followed by drinks at Cave Bar or on the terrace, and end your night at Accra’s premier nightclub, Carbon. All is possible in this landmark building overlooking Independence Avenue.
Try a plethora of West African dishes, as well as scrumptious Ghanaian specialties at this breezy restaurant in the heart of Osu.
Score a ticket to a match between one of the national teams and get swept up in Ghana’s perpetual football mania.
Be delighted by the fair-trade goods in the form of clothing, toiletries, books and accessories in this popular ‘made in Ghana’ store.
Global Mammas Fair Trade, Adjoate Street, Accra, Ghana, +233 24 453 0467
Get the full Accra experience and be prepared to haggle and be overwhelmed at this artisans area in the centre of town.