Ghana was one of the main West African departure points for the transatlantic slave trade.
Outside Accra’s shiny new Kotoka International Airport is a fleet of 30 black Land Cruisers waiting for a motley group of 60 African-Americans gripped by wanderlust.
The new aircraft's possible internal configuration was on display at the recent Aircraft Interiors Expo 2019 (AIX) in Hamburg, Germany.
The latest climate reports look grim: recent research published in Science journal indicates that oceans are warming 40% faster than previously thought, while the UN panel of climate-change scientists released a landmark report in October 2018 warning that rising temperatures may cause major flooding, droughts, food shortages and wildfires by 2040 unless drastic action is taken.
If you're heading overseas for business or pleasure, here are a few tips I've learned (the hard way) that will help you maximize your productivity and your fun.
With its expansive landscapes and formidable animal life, the world's second-biggest continent is arguably the best for photographers.
In the country that gave the world teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, shame connected with travelling on aeroplanes that guzzle fossil fuels may now be having a real impact on travel patterns.
Africa is a beautiful continent of 54 countries. However, tourists harbour conflicting thoughts about touring African countries.
It's not every day you receive travel advice from a former leader of the free world. Especially one who's actually seen a fair chunk of it.
Would you sleep in an airplane's windowless cargo cabin?
The strength of the US is the variety and quality of its attractions. But some key tentpegs of tour itineraries there are only likely to disappoint.
If you’ll be flying anytime soon, pay attention to travel news about the grounded 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft. It may have no effect on your trip, but it might. It can also cause some hassle for those not scheduled to fly the plane.
The Managing Editor and CEO of VoyagesAfriq Media Limited, Mr Kojo Bentum-Williams, has been appointed as the UN World Tourism Organization‘s Senior Expert for Communications in Africa.
London city planners have given a controversial new landmark the green light.
In the little more than 100 years of commercial air travel, thousands of airlines have come and gone as casualties of oil prices, politics, mismanagement or financial loss.
TripAdvisor has named Singapore Airlines as the world's best for 2019 in its annual Travellers' Choice awards for Airlines.
Ryanair has become the only airline to be included in a list of Europe's top 10 polluters, according to data from the EU's Transport & Environment group.
The first ICAO/UNWTO ministerial conference on tourism and air travel in Africa concluded in Sal, Cape Verde on Friday with more than 30 ministers and technical experts on aviation acknowledging the challenges of connectivity around the continent and pledging concrete steps to fixing it.
Nogokpo, a small village in Volta region of Ghana is shrouded in mystery because of the notion associated. The mere mention of the name Nogokpo sends shivers down the spines of many.
There are the kinds of destinations you visit to tick off a list and take a photo – think Italy’s Leaning Tower of Pisa, the USA’s Statue of Liberty, Australia’s Big Everything.
“When you can get anywhere in half the time, where will you go?”
There's nowhere you can't travel by yourself if you really want to go. But in this extract from Ben Groundwater's new book on solo travel, Go Your Own Way, there are some places that are much better then you've got company.
HomeToGo has in a publication recommending top Summer destinations for Brittish travellers and has placed Ghana as the 4th recommended trending destination.
Africa is often seen as synonymous with massive plains and sprawling jungles teeming with exotic wildlife, terrestrial wonders, and rich cultural diversity.
Danes, often hailed as some of the happiest people on Earth, love nothing more than to hygge.
Akufo-Addo has tasked the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts and the Ghana Tourism Authority to build on what he described as the pan-African legacy of Ghana's early leaders.
Rome’s ultra-wealthy took weekend trips here to party.
Once again, Atlanta rules the world.
One would wonder why a very important sector such as tourism does not have a ministerial portfolio at the national level.
Lord Byron’s grandfather was having a bad day.
Most of us who’ve stayed at a hotel have probably nabbed a toiletry or two, especially if they’re fancy looking. Some of us might have loaded up on buffet breakfast items.
Finland has a lot to celebrate.
Paris has come top of a ranking ofParis has come top of a ranking of the world's most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore. the world's most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore.
Paris has come top of a ranking of the world's most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore.
Flight attendants travel for a living so when it comes to packing for a trip ― whether it’s for a few days, a longer stay or an unexpected reroute ― they’ve learned a few go-to tips.
Singapore's Civil Aviation Authority (CAAS) has temporarily suspended the Boeing 737 Max fleet of aircraft from flying into and out of the country.
If you're looking for cheap city breaks for 2019, then you may want to head to Vilnius in Lithuania!
JetBlue's latest contest is getting people to delete their Instagram feeds for a chance at free flights.
United Nations World Tourism Organisation reports that international tourist arrivals in Africa are estimated to have increased by 9% in 2018.
President Nana Akufo-Addo on the occasion of Ghana's 62nd Independence Anniversary, has called on citizens to spend their vacation around the countryside to appreciate Ghana's beauty.
South Africa has become one of the favourite destinations of Ghanaians. Most Ghanaian travel lovers have visited South Africa already and a greater percentage of these visitors keep visiting.
A study conducted by a mental health organization, Zipjet in 2017 has seen a slight improvement or worsening conditions in stress levels and mental health across the continent.
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On Wednesday, the British industrial technology company announced plans to fly an in-development electric airplane over Great Britain in 2020, reaching a top speed of at least 480 kilometres per hour (300 miles per hour).
About half-of-a-million tourists, comprising Africans in the diaspora are expected to visit Ghana, to join in the celebration of the ‘Year of Return’.
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that plans to operate an all-women flight on its Addis Ababa – Stockholm - Oslo route on March 8, 2019, to mark this year’s International Women’s Day.
Travelling around Africa is an experience in itself, however, from wildlife trekking to luxury safaris and expensive flights, the costs can quickly add up making it impossible to stay within an affordable budget.
Anyone who's been to Sydney recently will know that Kings Cross, the city's notoriously seedy red-light district, ain't what it used to be. There's very little that's seedy about the Cross these days; very few red lights being turned on.
Joy News has been adjudged the Tourism Oriented Media of the Year (television category) at the 2018 Eastern Regional Tourism wards held in Koforidua.
Ridge Royal Hotel, one of Ghana’s top luxurious hotels located in the Central Region, has officially launched its hospitality services with a pledge to contribute to the growth of Ghana’s tourism and hospitality industry.
President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has announced that the World Bank has approved a $40 million grant to support the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Arts and its agencies to help upgrade tourist facilities.