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GHANA: KENTE AND THE DOCTOR’S ORDERS

August 15, 2010

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My facebook friend Ben Boaitey-Blicks posted another item related to Ashanti-this time on kente. Chelsea Inn & Suites – Accra Kente was developed by the Ashanti people in the 17th Century A.D. It is a royal and sacred cloth worn only in times of extreme importance. Kente is said to have originated when a man […]

KUMASI, GHANA: EXCURSION TO LAKE BOSOMTWI

August 15, 2010

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I have a facebook friend who lives in Accra and owns and operates-like we do-a small guest house. Like myself, he is passionate about promoting Ghanaian tourism and indirectly his own enterprise. He has a number of facebook sites and lots of friends on each.His name is BEN BOATEY-BLICKS. My hat goes off to him […]