Food and Drinks

So much really goes into Waakye recipe that makes it an instant hit among other Ghanaian dishes. This is however not to undermine the impressive array of local dishes that greet the eyes and whet your appetite in the beautiful Ghanaian cities. Waakye (pronounced Waachay) recipe consists of rice and beans. Attention,...

When it comes to recipes, Nigerian foods belong to a class of their own. Take it or leave it, Jollof rice is just a minute fraction of the many best things to have happened to the Nigerian kitchen. And if you love to experiment with street foods outside the conventional Nigerian meals timetable, here are six Nigerian...

Which African country makes the best Jollof rice? This sounds like a simple question, but it is not. In 2015, this question set off a social media war between Nigeria and Ghana, prompting the famous Nigerian Jollof vs Ghanaian Jollof debate. In April this year, the argument grew fiercer when Nigeria’s Culture Minister...

Lagos is the melting pot of everything Nigerian; a city brimming with color, magic and energy. From the ever-bustling thoroughfares of Idumota in Lagos Island to the absorbing lush and quiet of Banana Islands as well as the pulsating slums that spread across the city, Lagos is every adventurer’s dreamland. Just as the...

Food might not be one of your major reasons for travelling to Ghana but that doesn’t stop you from exploring the variety of delicious and exciting dishes available in the restaurants or even on the streets of Accra (we know that’s where you thought of going). No, this is not about Nigerian or Ghanaian jollof, so...

Food is one item you must get right when ticking your bucket list for a vacation. For all the excitement you can possibly get on your tours, what goes into your stomach while on a vacation is as important as anything else. Recently, Kenya was named as one of the 50 Countries with Best Foods. And this was no fluke....

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Camping is a wonderful family activity.  There’s nothing better than being surrounded by nature.  No TV.  No computer.  You don’t have to worry about the kids running around.  They are free to be wild and free to get dirty. There are a ton of things to do to prepare for a family camping trip.  The last thing you want...

Street cooks are magicians: With little more than a cart and a griddle, mortar, or deep-fryer, they conjure up not just a delicious snack or meal but the very essence of a place. Sadly, street food has acquired a reputation as a potential trip-wrecker, no one wants to get sick, but avoiding street food means denying...

Food and Dining   For every trip, food is just as important as the transportation. A lot of people love to experiment with the foods of the different places they visit but care must be taken so you don’t exhaust your travel allowance just on feeding. We already gave you tips on how to save money on flight fares, below...