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MERRY CHRISTMAS OH, OH, OH PART 1

December 17, 2009

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In Ghana, the Harmattan heat starts to build accompanied by cool evenings and misty mornings. Eid-ul-Adha, marking the end of Hajj, comes and goes and Farmers’ Day, a national holiday, is celebrated. The silly Santa replicas appear along with the tacky decorations and scruffy little over-priced fake trees. Christmas is in the air! Getting out […]

MERRY CHRISTMAS, HO, HO, HO

December 17, 2009

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For ten years now, Madinghana has been invited to Ridge School to perform a very important function at this time of year. Enough said… and each year I ask myself, “Where are they all going to fit in?”Maybe I shouldn’t be so concerned about these particular children, the children of the elite…It’s all those children […]

10 years on in THE GHANA HOTELS ASSOCIATION

December 17, 2009

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In follow-up to the last post which indirectly touched on adding value to the Ghana Hotels Association, I write a more in-depth assessment of this association which could exert such a positive influence on the tourism industry if only it could get past certain mindsets. Are you a member of an association in Ghana? Does […]