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What about Wi-Fi and internet in Ghana?

What about Wi-Fi and internet in Ghana?

In this blog post I would like to tell you how I communicated with the people at home 20 years ago, the huge development there has been in the field of telecommunications in Ghana. I also inform you about what the title promises; How about Wi-Fi and internet in Ghana. Click here if you want to read the practical part right away! Finally, I’ll tell you about the current challenges with the internet when traveling through Ghana.

Why do “bad” volunteer projects still get customers?

Why do “bad” volunteer projects still get customers?

There is a lot of information available on the harmful aspects of volunteering abroad. Don’t people look it up? Or does one go to the website of such an organization and see the great videos and reviews and then forget that orphanage tourism is not ok?
In this blog, I seek the answer to how it is that people who are ‘woke’, intelligent, want to do the right thing and yet end up at terrible voluntourism projects.

Living in Ghana is not always fun | 7 tips to defuse the downside

Living in Ghana is not always fun | 7 tips to defuse the downside

Ik ben een groot fan van wonen en leven in Ghana, maar net als overal ter wereld is het echt niet altijd leuk hier. De kunst is om de negatieve aspecten om te buigen en daar ga ik je bij helpen in dit artikel.
Er zijn heel veel verschillende minder leuke aspecten aan het leven hier, die per persoon en per situatie verschillen. Daarmee bedoel ik te zeggen dat niet elke situatie door een ieder als negatief of positief ervaren wordt. Het maakt uit waar in Ghana je woont, of je een man of vrouw bent. Het ligt aan de bui waarin je die dag bent, het ligt aan de financiële middelen die je ter beschikking hebt en de reden waarom je in Afrika bent.

The remarkable story of 17-year-old Charles, whom I was honoured to coach in Ghana

The remarkable story of 17-year-old Charles, whom I was honoured to coach in Ghana

One of the services I offer is the coach in Ghana program. Especially for people who get stuck, who want to get away from it all, but who also want to work on themselves and break patterns. Change of environment alone is not enough to bring about an overall change. I realize that these are beautiful words that I write like that, but what can you and I really achieve together during the coaching program in Ghana.

In this blog you can read the special story of Karel. One of the many people I have been able to help over the past 10 years.

Building in Ghana when you don’t live in Ghana, 3 tips!

Building in Ghana when you don’t live in Ghana, 3 tips!

You have always dreamed of having a house in Ghana, or you just happened to end up in this beautiful country. But you like Ghana so much that you want to build a house here. It happens more often than you think! During my work, I meet all kinds of people, and therefore also people who build in Ghana. Since I am now a Ghana veteran, I am often asked for (construction) advice. For anyone who is building in Ghana while not ling here, I have some tips. In this article, I will list the most important 3 tips.

Weather in Ghana | Overview in pictures per month

Weather in Ghana | Overview in pictures per month

I'm chasing my laptop with socks on, trying to figure out what I want to tell you about Ghana. Until I suddenly thought…. I'm after the laptop with socks on. I'm sure some people think this is weird to read. Because isn't it always warm in Ghana?? No, hahahahaha. It's time for me to write about the weather in Ghana.
And I'm going to take a different approach in this blog. After all, there are plenty of boring articles about the weather! First I will answer the questions and then I will go to my gallery looking for photos of each month in the year and I will add them in this post. So you can get the weather in Ghana visually

Food in Ghana, what is sold on the street?

Food in Ghana, what is sold on the street?

If you only eat in restaurants during your Ghana trip, you miss out on a lot…. After all, you can get to know the locals by eating with them. But what do they sell on the street? And what can you eat? Is it safe? Is there vegetarian food?

What can I do during my gap year in Ghana at Moon&Star guesthouse?

What can I do during my gap year in Ghana at Moon&Star guesthouse?

As you have read before, we no longer offer volunteering at Moon&Star guesthouse in Ghana. But you are certainly welcome with us during your gap year or sabbatical. But what can you actually do when you spend your gap year in Ghana at Moon&Star guesthouse and with my guidance? I’ll tell you more in this blog.

As a Ghana expert can you help everyone find their path in Ghana?

As a Ghana expert can you help everyone find their path in Ghana?

In almost all communication as a Ghana coach, I present myself as a Ghana expert. I have struggled with that expert status, do I truly know so much? And can I help everyone who travels to Ghana? Gradually, I am learning to embrace my knowledge and at the same time I recognise my limits. In this article, I am not going to bore you again with reasons why I deserve this expert status, you can already read that in a previous blog. I am going to tell you about my limits, about who I cannot help as a Ghana expert.

I found love in Ghana, now what? I offer 3 tips!

I found love in Ghana, now what? I offer 3 tips!

“I had a wonderful time in Ghana and I even fell in love with a super cute guy! I actually didn’t want to go home at all! And now I’m going to save hard to be able to go back again. I so hope he can come this way one day too!”

I have often heard these stories, in many variations. That’s what you get when you run a guesthouse, mentor volunteers and love to listen.
In this blog I give tips on how to make this relationship successful.

I want to experience life in Ghana! How to achieve that?

I want to experience life in Ghana! How to achieve that?

I want to experience what life is like in Ghana! A wonderful reason to come and volunteer in Ghana! You can already feel it coming…. As beautiful as this reason is, it often goes 'wrong'. I'm going to share in this article how I mean this. But first I'm going to repeat that I don't want to discourage anyone from coming to Ghana! Contrary!!!! I want everyone to discover Ghana.
But not to save Ghana…… To enjoy everything Ghana has to offer!