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One Last Weekend Getaway

This area is unique in that it is the closest land point to what could be considered the “middle” of the world, 0 degrees latitude, longitude, and altitude

My Favorite Ghanian Dishes

It consists of chopped plantains that are marinated in a spicy sauce and then fried w/ groundnuts(these are just peanuts). These are one of my favorite snacks in Ghana.

The beaches of Ghana

Coming from a complete land-locked state (Colorado) this is not something I am used too. Its also been something that I take complete advantage of.

Giving Back Activities Completed

They were impressed with what little Japanese I could speak, and my strength as I lifted kids while they held onto my upper arm. It was fun.

Home-cooked Meals in Ghana

One thing I’ve learned is that when a stranger in Ghana offers you some food. Take part! it was almost always be delicious

Final Moments in the Dominican Republic

All of the tennis courts were occupied and wouldn’t be available until 10 am. Wow! Are we going to spend another 30 minutes just to return to our hostel?