Ghana is a beautiful and welcoming country, a perfect blend between modern and traditional living. Known as the “island of peace” Ghana boasts one of the most thriving democracies of the African continent. The country is diverse with deep forested valleys, dense rainforest to low coastal plains. With the economy dominated by agriculture, Ghanaians are a hardworking people, with a smile normally on their faces. With English as the official language of the country, it is easy to travel around the country.