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Jan 2, 2009 - Safari Beach Christmas

For Christmas this year we decided to escape from the hustle and bustle of life in Accra and head West to spend Christmas on the beach, a first for both of us. We stayed in a resort called Safari Beach Lodge and it was absolutely idyllic, a real treat for us both. Our accommodation was a hut on the beach that had a 4 poster bed in and lying on the bed with the doors open was a spectacular view to the sea. The food there was some of the best we’ve ever eaten, cooked by a French chef. On Christmas Eve we had a wonderful meal of seasoned lamb...

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Dec 21, 2007 - Green Turtle Lodge...Dixcove

From Elmina(after tour of St. George's Castle (according to our guide some 7 million sla ves passed thru during a period from 1637-1872...Dutch and 1872-1957...Brits, who called them conscripts and sent them to India. Over 60% of them died along the way) via 3 taxi rides and 2 minibuses-Tro Tros we arrived at Green Turtle Lodge around 5 p.m. Very luckily as it turned out Max the manager was able to put us up in two tents and from then on due to cancellations, etc. they worked with us for our entire stay thru Jan. 1st putting us up or maybe...

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