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Traditional round mud and thatch houses forming a family compound in Northern Ghana, near Tamale. - Image: ZSM
 

About Ghana

Ghana Coat of ArmsSatellite view is showing Ghana the western African country with a southern coastline at the Gulf of Guinea. With an area of 238,533 km², the nation is slightly smaller than the UK, or slightly smaller than the U.S. state of Oregon. The country's terrain consists mostly of low plains with some hills. Mount Afadja (or Mount Afadjato) is Ghana's highest peak with 885 m (2,904 ft). The hill is located in the Agumatsa Range east of Lake Volta, the world's largest artificial lake.

Mount-Afadja, Ghanas highest mountain
Mount Afadja, Ghanas highest mountain.
Image: Krzysztof Gajos
Ghana has a population of almost 27 million inhabitants (in 2014). Capital city is Accra.
Spoken languages are English (official) and West African languages.

Countries with international borders to Ghana are Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), and Togo.

Ghana was in Frommer's list of Top Destinations 2012. The country is described as: "Ghana provides a perfect introduction to African travel. True, this small and amiable West African nation lacks the big name draws associated with the continent's top safari destinations. But for anybody seeking a holistic experience that embraces traditional and contemporary cultures as well as beaches and safaris, Ghana's microcosmic travel circuit is the perfect African primer."

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Local Time Ghana:
Monday-May-30  03:00  
Time Zone: no time offset of GMT/UTC 0 hour.
 
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