All posts tagged: African travellers

Your Country Needs You EP 30

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Episode 30! Yay! Thank you so much for your support.

We are in tricky times, but we can all do something to help our local travel economy.

I also share updates on the next steps for the podcast. Enjoy.

Check out Vamejo Travel on Instagram , and connect with me Edem Adzaho on Instagram

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Advocating for Nigerian and African Tourism With TheFisayo EP23

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My conversation today is with the remarkable and purpose-driven Fisayo, popularly known as The Fisayo.

In this episode, you will learn a lot about Nigeria, why she does what she does and her newly launched Masterclass for Travel bloggers and content creators.

I truly enjoyed this conversation and learnt a lot from her.

Please check Fisayo out on her blog and also her masterclass. You can also find her on Instagram, YouTube  and Twitter.

Here is the link to Fisayo’s blog on the suspended bridge in Nigeria

Please follow her work and show her your support and love. She is incredible.

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Travel lessons from the dynamic tour guide and tour planner Nii Ayi Solomon EP16

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My conversation today is with the dynamic Nii Ayi Solomon.

Nii Ayi is a playwright, an award-winning and experienced tour guide and tour planner, who shares his travel lessons  and tips with us.

You will get a lot of value from this episode for your future trips.

Contact Nii to help you plan your future exciting tours through his company Cool Trips and Tours

Please check Nii out on Facebook as well.

Enjoy the episode and let me know what you took away.

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Promoting Nigeria With Pelu Awofeso EP 11

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In this episode I have an insightful conversation with the amazing Nigerian Pelu Awofeso.

Pelu is an accomplished Travel Writer, an environmental sustainability advocate, tour guide, a fantastic  author of 4 books, working on his 5th travel book.

He has won notable awards such as Best Travel Journalist category at Nigeria Travel Week and  CNN/ Multichoice African Journalists Awards (tourism reporting). Pelu has contributed his work to several publications.

You can find Pelu on Instagram  and on Twitter

All his books are available in bookshops in Nigeria, on Amazon and a few on eBay.

Here is a list of his books and how you can get them on Amazon.

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What Makes Kenya Special With Miss Trudy EP 9

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In today’s Episode, I talk to Miss Trudy a Kenyan travel and lifestyle Vlogger and YouTuber.

Miss Trudy talks about her travels and what makes Kenya a must visit destination.

She has so far visited a number of African and Asian countries and vlogged about it.

She is also looking forward to visit every country on the African continent.

Check out her YouTube Channel on this link and please subscribe. You can follow her on instagram as well

Here is my interview with Miss Trudy on my YouTube channel

Here is her interview with me on her YouTube channel

 

Please subscribe to Miss Trudy on YouTube.

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If you enjoyed the episode, please leave a review and share to help others keen on exploring Africa and the world.

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Being Black In Russia With Eyram Dela EP 8

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Today’s episode is a short and sweet one, packed with so much value as always.

My conversation is with Eyram Dela, a Ghanaian based YouTuber, Software developer, and talented photographer.

Eyram spent some time in Russia and shares his fascinating and sometimes shocking experience of being black and living in Russia and Siberia.

I met Eyram last year after following his work on YouTube. He also encouraged me to continue my own YouTube journey.

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Solo Travel in South America and Visa Tips with Valerie Vardon  EP 7

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In this episode, you will hear my conversation with my über smart, kind, cosmopolitan, adventurous and football loving friend, Valerie Vardon.

I have known Valerie for over 12 years and we’ve done some cool and crazy road trips together, like from Accra to Senegal and back to Accra and stopping in Burkina Faso and Mali.

Valerie has a corporate job with one of the top global brands. She makes travel and adventure a priority and manages to go on some pretty epic adventures.

In this episode Valerie talks about solo traveling across South America for 7 months, valuable travel and visa tips for anyone thinking of doing the same or learning more about the region.

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Knowing The Beauty of Tanzania with Peace Mathew Kipuyo – EP 6

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In this episode, I had a conversation with Peace Mathew Kipuyo, a super talented Videographer  and Storyteller from Arusha, Tanzania currently working on the African To The World Project.

 Peace is also  from the legendary Maasai tribe and takes us in  a bit on what it means to be a Maasai.

Peace found his passion for videography when he was studying in China.

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Tips to Navigate Travel with April Nego -EP 5

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In this episode, I talk to April Nego, a Ghanaian YouTuber and Vlogger.

April shares what inspired her to start travelling and tips on how not to get arrested on your travels. April also shares several tips and hacks to navigate your travels.

Enjoy the episode.

Resources  shared in this episode:

  1. April’s YouTube Channel

2. Couchsurfing

3. Currency Exchange

4. Mountain Afadjato

Photos of April on this episode is by the YouTuber and talented Photographer  Nii Ayi @niiayivisuals

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How to Balance a 9 to 5 and Travel with Caleb Mensa-Bonsu EP.2

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Caleb is a super cool and smart Ghanaian Traveller, who has a 9 to 5 job in a bank.

He also has a travel side hustle he set up with his friend Kevin, called The Travel Clan, which has a solid potential to be his main gig in the future.

In this episode, Caleb shares how he grew up with books, instead of toys, his first international school trip, how he caught the travel bug, saving for travel, visa tips, the generosity of Africans, our similarities, differences and a lot more.

In 2020, Caleb plans to backpack through 15 West African countries. You bet I will be here cheering him on and possibly catching up with him during or after the trip.

If you are keen on exploring Ghana and different parts of Africa, but you will love to join a reliable, fun, yet intimate and well curated group trip, you should consider connecting with Caleb and joining him and The Travel Clan for a future trip on the continent.

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