If you ever dreamt of travelling and discovering new cultures and nationalities in different parts of the world, then now is the time.
The Christmas and festive seasons are fast approaching and the strains associated in securing visas would unquestionably prevent many from spending the season in their dream countries.
Holders of Ghanaian passports are qualified to visit some countries without visas but which ones would we recommend for you to visit? Buzzslate.com suggests one of the 6 visa-free countries below for your December vacation.
Visa Free Countries For Ghana
Singapore, an island city-state off southern Malaysia, is a global financial centre with a tropical climate and multicultural population. In Singapore’s circa-1820 Chinatown stands the red-and-gold Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, said to house one of Buddha’s teeth.
Singapore, a visa-free country for holders of Ghanaian passport, is one of the most beautiful places on earth with tourist activities for all ages. The country is constantly evolving and adding more tourist attractions for its millions of visitors.
São Tomé and Príncipe
With a population of 201,800 (2018 official estimate), São Tomé and Príncipe is the second-smallest African sovereign state after Seychelles, as well as the smallest Portuguese-speaking country.
Its people are predominantly of African and mestiço descent, with most practising Roman Catholicism. A 4-day vacation to Sao Tome costs under $1,000 and your agent or hotel will arrange for you to be issued a visa on arrival.
Indonesia, a Southeast Asian nation made up of thousands of volcanic islands, is home to hundreds of ethnic groups speaking many different languages. It’s known for beaches, volcanoes, Komodo dragons and jungles sheltering elephants, orangutans and tigers. On the island of Java lies Indonesia’s vibrant, sprawling capital, Jakarta, and the city of Yogyakarta, known for gamelan music and traditional puppetry.
Colombia is a country at the northern tip of South America. Its landscape is marked by rainforests, Andes mountains and numerous coffee plantations. In the high-altitude capital, Bogotá, the Zona Rosa district is known for its restaurants and shops. Ghanaians with valid passports can now travel to Colombia without a visa.
The Philippines is a Southeast Asian country in the Western Pacific, comprising more than 7,000 islands. Its capital, Manila, is famous for its waterfront promenade and centuries-old Chinatown, Binondo.
Philippines is visa-free for holders of Ghanaian passports.
The Maldives was a member of the Commonwealth from July 1982 until its withdrawal from the organisation in October 2016 in protest of international criticism of its records with regard to corruption and human rights.
Right after exiting the Male’s Airport in Maldives, the first sight one sees is the beautiful Indian Ocean. Maldivian cuisine also called Dhivehi cuisine is the cuisine of the Nation of Maldives and of Minicoy, India. The traditional cuisine of Maldivians is based on three main items and their derivatives: coconuts, fish and starches.