West Africa’s most welcoming country is your jumping-off point for a 12-day journey through three fascinating countries — Ghana, Togo and Benin. Experience the tropical beauty of the West African coast. Get to know the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to gain its modern independence. Visit lands once ruled by powerful warring tribes whose conflicts led to the creation of extraordinary mountain and floating communities. Get an introduction to authentic voodoo in the territory where it was born, and confront the harrowing history of the trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Return home with indelible memories, your own hand-tailored African fashions, and even your own African name.