Maame Adjei Takes Risks Exploring Ghana's Hidden Gems on Her New Travel Show 'Girl Going Places'

Okayafrica catches up with Maame Adjei on her new travel series, 'Girl Going Places' where she takes on Ghana for season one.

Sometimes the best adventures are in our backyard and Maame Adjei knows this well. Adjei, an actress and producer best known for her work on An African City, hopes her new travel show, Girl Going Places, will dispel Africa’s “dark continent” narrative and highlight the continent’s natural beauty and dynamism. The first six episodes of the pilot season take viewers around Ghana to explore undervalued gems like the Likpe Caves and Ada. Future seasons will find Adjei exploring cities all across Africa’s 54 countries in an effort to make travel on the continent a more accessible experience.

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From left to right: Maame Adjei (Zainab), Esosa E. (Ngozi), MaameYaa Boafo (Nana Yaa), Nana Mensah (Sade) and Marie Humbert (Makena). Photo courtesy of An African City.

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Ghanaian Actress Maame Adjei Stars In Striking 'Nouveau Noir' Editorial

Ghanaian actress Maame Adjei, from 'An African City,' stars in Afrobougee's striking 'Nouveau Noir' editorial.

All images courtesy of Afrobougee

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