Togo
2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village - this is the typical West African kitchen. They cook meals in one large pot over a clay hearth on the floor. This family had a few chickens. Nothing is wasted and there is no trash anywhere.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – this is the typical West African kitchen. They cook meals in one large pot over a clay hearth on the floor. This family had a few chickens. Nothing is wasted and there is no trash anywhere.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – this is the typical West African kitchen. They cook meals in one large pot over a clay hearth on the floor. This family had a few chickens. Nothing is wasted and there is no trash anywhere. a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Kitchens in West...
2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village - mother with baby on her back in the village

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – mother with baby on her back in the village

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – mother with baby on her back in the village a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Women carry their children on their backs. The village in the background looks clean and tidy and it was not just cleaned for us. All the villages we saw were...
2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village School - The classroom is under thatch with no walls and the children wear uniforms of threadbare beige cloth. They had prepared some songs for us and were delighted to have us visit.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village School – The classroom is under thatch with no walls and the children wear uniforms of threadbare beige cloth. They had prepared some songs for us and were delighted to have us visit.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village School – The classroom is under thatch with no walls and the children wear uniforms of threadbare beige cloth. They had prepared some songs for us and were delighted to have us visit. a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter We stopped at an Ewe school where...
2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village, - mother with baby on her back in the village

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village, – mother with baby on her back in the village

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village, – mother with baby on her back in the village a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter
2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village - Two women and a baby in the village which was very clean and neat.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – Two women and a baby in the village which was very clean and neat.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – Two women and a baby in the village which was very clean and neat. a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter
2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village - Three women in the village with a mango tree behind them

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – Three women in the village with a mango tree behind them

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village – Three women in the village with a mango tree behind them a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Three women in the village showing us around. They have children in the school. They speak the Ewe language. West Africa is a mosaic of different language groups...
2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village School - A page from a coloring book decorated the little bush school where we donated supplies. The children had decorated their thatch classrooms with these drawings which were probably very expensive for them.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village School – A page from a coloring book decorated the little bush school where we donated supplies. The children had decorated their thatch classrooms with these drawings which were probably very expensive for them.

2011-04-08 Togo, Ewe Village School – A page from a coloring book decorated the little bush school where we donated supplies. The children had decorated their thatch classrooms with these drawings which were probably very expensive for them. a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter The children had decorated their classroom...
2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest - An agricultural field along the way up to the forest

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – An agricultural field along the way up to the forest

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – An agricultural field along the way up to the forest a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter Agricultural fields were made all along the road and here they plant root crops which form the basic staple of their diet.
2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest - We took a walk in the hills which are referred to as forest but are really pretty worked over and only support secondary growth. Still it is beautiful country and likely the forest could return if they manage the land prope

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – We took a walk in the hills which are referred to as forest but are really pretty worked over and only support secondary growth. Still it is beautiful country and likely the forest could return if they manage the land prope

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – We took a walk in the hills which are referred to as forest but are really pretty worked over and only support secondary growth. Still it is beautiful country and likely the forest could return if they manage the land prope a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr....
2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest - Village mother and child on her back. This village is trying to establish the local forest as a preserve and attract eco tourists

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – Village mother and child on her back. This village is trying to establish the local forest as a preserve and attract eco tourists

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – Village mother and child on her back. This village is trying to establish the local forest as a preserve and attract eco tourists a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter
2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest - In the middle of our walk in the hills we stopped at a village and were treated to cold coconut water and delicious local bananas

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – In the middle of our walk in the hills we stopped at a village and were treated to cold coconut water and delicious local bananas

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – In the middle of our walk in the hills we stopped at a village and were treated to cold coconut water and delicious local bananas a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter
2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest - Patricio, our guide explained the use of various medicinal plants in the countryside when we took a walk into the hills

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – Patricio, our guide explained the use of various medicinal plants in the countryside when we took a walk into the hills

2011-04-08 Togo, Kloto Forest – Patricio, our guide explained the use of various medicinal plants in the countryside when we took a walk into the hills a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter