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LISTEN UP GHANA TOURISM AUTHORITY: START SPENDING THE TOURISM LEVY!

November 25, 2014

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This article entitled “Eloba collapsing tourism business“appeared awhile back. It’s this quote that grabbed my attention: “We must take the opportunity to promote Ghana in order to balance the negative sentiments prevailing against West Africa as a tourism destination. If we don’t seize the opportunity, someone else will do that,” he stressed. I agree. This […]

Ghana’s tourism sector underutilized – Colombian Ambassador: Fallout

October 20, 2014

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Wow! This item entitled “Ghana’s tourism sector underutilized – Colombian Ambassador” appeared on my Facebook page this morning. Look carefully at the publication date…OCTOBER 14, 2014…and do you know what the article was not picked up by any of the Ghanaian tourism portals including www.facebook.com/touristswatch that just posted the item! You can be sure I […]

GHANA AND MALAWI TOURISM

November 9, 2013

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I just posted this on the SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA “GREAT NEWS! Just read that the 6th edition of the Bradt Guide to Ghana by Philip Briggs is coming out on December 13! Unfortunately, Ghana, it doesn’t seem like there will be any changes in the RED TAPE section regarding tourist visas….” […]

HAPPY WORLD TOURISM DAY FROM GHANA: THE SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA CAMPAIGN CONTINUES

September 28, 2013

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OK, OK, the UN sponsored World Tourism Day was the 27th September and here we are on the 6th of October. Well, I was in Istanbul, Turkey on the 27th. It’s a long story that continues to this day. To start, I’ll copy and paste an article entitled SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA […]

GHANA TOURISM: IN PROFILE

September 13, 2013

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Bet you thought this be a treatise on the glories of this wonderful, peaceful nation and all it has to offer. Suppose you expected to see pictures of ominous slave castles, spectacular waterfalls, endless beaches lined with waving coconut trees and the glorious smiles of Ghanaians. After all, I am the fellow who initiated the […]

AUGUST 29, 2013: V day in Ghana

August 29, 2013

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Actually I’d like to call today VG day in Ghana! Here’s what I posted on my Facebook page: “Christopher Scott: August 29, 2013, Europe had VE Day, Victory in Europe, Asia had VJ Day, Victory in Japan, Africa will have VG Day, Victory in Ghana..to continue the metaphor today will be our finest hour.” Then […]

PERU: NO SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS…

June 10, 2013

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Well, had past guests of Four Villages Inn Nicki and Andrew decided to go to South America and had chosen Peru, they would not have needed to get tourist visas like they had to for their trip to Ghana. Thank God that they got a cheap flight to Ghana and the flights to South America […]