Mr. Valenzuela

Ghana – Update

With 8 days left until my departure, I'm writing to update on my trip to Ghana. From my extensive research and reading, I have decided on focusing on the time period of 1650-1800 in present-day Ghana. The main objectives of the trip will be document through film and photography the forts and castles that were built along the coast during this time period to accomodate the multitude of European and African powers that participated in the Atlantic slave trade. To read more about the goals of the trip, see

Although there are still many things to finalize with the final itinerary, I have made sure that my trip includes stops in the following places (click on the blue pins to see the names and descriptions of the stops):

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