Ghana
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi - Cape Coast Castle where slaves were held until the Portuguese ships came

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi – Cape Coast Castle where slaves were held until the Portuguese ships came

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi – Cape Coast Castle where slaves were held until the Portuguese ships came a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter View of the outside walls of Cape Coast castle.
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle - fishing boats crowd inside the inlet which around the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – fishing boats crowd inside the inlet which around the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – fishing boats crowd inside the inlet which around the fort a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter The inlet East of Elmina fort with the fishing boats moored.
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle - Giant fish market behind Elmina Fort entered by a bay which wraps around the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Giant fish market behind Elmina Fort entered by a bay which wraps around the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Giant fish market behind Elmina Fort entered by a bay which wraps around the fort a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter At the end of the channel behind Elmina there is a huge fish market. We went into the market which sells a lot...
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle - Fishing boats along the shore next to Elmina Fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Fishing boats along the shore next to Elmina Fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Fishing boats along the shore next to Elmina Fort a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter The fishing village to the East of Elmina. Fishermen use the channel, which is protected from winds and currents, to moor their boats. The fish market is at the...
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle - Fishing boats next to the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Fishing boats next to the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Fishing boats next to the fort a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter View of the boats from the fort of Elmina.
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle - Coconut Grove Beach Hotel where we ate lunch near Elmina

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Coconut Grove Beach Hotel where we ate lunch near Elmina

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Elmina Castle – Coconut Grove Beach Hotel where we ate lunch near Elmina a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter There are several hotels near Elmina castle and we had lunch at the Coconut Grove Beach resort just to the West of the fort along the beautiful Atlantic...
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle - fisherman repairing net on the fort rampart

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fisherman repairing net on the fort rampart

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fisherman repairing net on the fort rampart a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Fisherman on the rampart was repairing his nets.
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle - fishing boats just below the fort walls

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fishing boats just below the fort walls

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fishing boats just below the fort walls a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Another view of the fishing boats along the shore, one bearing the Star of David.
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle - fishing boats just below the fort walls

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fishing boats just below the fort walls

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fishing boats just below the fort walls a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Looking down from the fort we can see the fishing boats where carry the nets out into the Atlantic. The fishing industry is declining rapidly here and their catch is...
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle - looking down into a courtyard of the homes of fishermen living next to the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – looking down into a courtyard of the homes of fishermen living next to the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – looking down into a courtyard of the homes of fishermen living next to the fort a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Looking down from the fort walls I culd see the interior courtyards of several shacks of the fishing village. This is a...
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle - fishing village next to the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fishing village next to the fort

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – fishing village next to the fort a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter
2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle - a fort built by Portuguese for the Slave trade; fishermen repairing nets on one of the ramparts; boats in the distance coming in from fishing

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – a fort built by Portuguese for the Slave trade; fishermen repairing nets on one of the ramparts; boats in the distance coming in from fishing

2011-04-10 Ghana, Tokaradi, Cape Coast Castle – a fort built by Portuguese for the Slave trade; fishermen repairing nets on one of the ramparts; boats in the distance coming in from fishing a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter To local people the fort is just there and they use the...