TRIP SCHEDULE

Please find the following outline of the F.A.S.T. GHANA proposed schedule for October 2019

OPTION 1 – The proposed trip

  • SUNDAY October 27TH
    • ARRIVALS
    • Everyone arrives before 5 pm to Accra/Kotoka Airport and shuttled to hotel in Accra.
    • Unpack then group dinner
  • MONDAY October 28TH
    • DAY 1:
 VISIT WAX PRINTERS 
    • MORNING – Group breakfast – early start and visit to wax print houses
    • AFTERNOON – Late meeting with representatives of the Trade and ethical fashion professionals Hub for an introduction to opportunities on the ground.
  • TUESDAY October 29TH
    • DAY 2:
 CAPE COAST VISIT – BATIKERS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast – early start and visit batikers in Cape Coast and join a batik session
    • AFTERNOON – group meeting and drive back to Accra
    • EVENING – Dinner and meeting with designers on ethical fashion
  • WEDNESDAY October 30TH
    • DAY 3:
 VISIT FACTORIES
    • MORNING – Visit Garment factories in Accra
    • AFTERNOON – Visit Garment factories in Accra
    • EVENING – group dinner
  • THURSDAY October 31ST
    • DAY 4:
 VISIT ARTISANS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast then early start to visit Kente weavers
    • AFTERNOON – Group lunch
    • EVENING – late drive back
  • FRIDAY November 1ST
    • DAY 5: VISIT FACTORIES
    • MORNING – Meet shoe makers
    • AFTERNOON – Meet glass bead makers
    • EVENING – group dinner
  • SATURDAY November 2ND
    • DAY 6:
 RETURN – FLIGHT HOME / STAY FOR WEEKEND
    • This extension is at the own cost of the trip delegate. Contact events@africafashionguide.com for recommendations

Register here today: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/payment-plan-fashion-africa-sourcing-trips-fast-ghana-2019-tickets-35641870795

OPTION 2 – The extended version tbc

  • SUNDAY October 27TH
    • ARRIVALS
    • Everyone arrives before 5 pm to Accra/Kotoka Airport and shuttled to hotel in Accra.
    • Unpack then group dinner
  • MONDAY October 28TH
    • DAY 1:
 VISIT WAX PRINTERS 
    • MORNING – Group breakfast – early start and visit to wax print houses
    • AFTERNOON – Late meeting with representatives of the Trade and ethical fashion professionals Hub for an introduction to opportunities on the ground.
  • TUESDAY October 29TH
    • DAY 2:
 CAPE COAST VISIT – BATIKERS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast – early start and visit batikers in Cape Coast and join a batik session
    • AFTERNOON – group meeting and drive back to Accra
    • EVENING – Dinner and meeting with designers on ethical fashion
  • WEDNESDAY October 30TH
    • DAY 4:
 VISIT ARTISANS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast then early start to visit Kente weavers
    • AFTERNOON – Group lunch
    • EVENING – late drive back

(flight to northern region and ground journey – NOTE THIS FLIGHT WILL INCUR EXTRA COSTS TO THE TRIP)

  • THURSDAY October 31ST
    • DAY 4:
 VISIT ARTISANS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast then early start to visit Gonja cloth weavers in the northern region / indigo dyers,
    • AFTERNOON – group lunch
    • EVENING –group dinner
  • FRIDAY November 1ST
    • DAY 5:
 VISIT ARTISANS
    • MORNING –Meet raffia weavers
    • AFTERNOON – group lunch
    • EVENING – travel back/stay overnight

(early morning flight back to Accra – NOTE THIS FLIGHT WILL INCUR EXTRA COSTS TO THE TRIP)

  • SATURDAY November 2ND
    • DAY 6:
 FLIGHT BACK/FREE DAY

(early morning flight back to Accra – NOTE THIS FLIGHT WILL INCUR EXTRA COSTS TO THE TRIP)

  • SUNDAY November 3RD
    • DAY 7:
 FREE DAY
  • MONDAY November 4TH
    • DAY 8:
 VISIT FACTORIES
    • MORNING – Visit Garment factories in Accra
    • AFTERNOON – Visit Garment factories in Accra
    • EVENING – group dinner
  • TUESDAY November 5TH
    • DAY 9:
 VISIT FACTORIES
    • MORNING – Meet shoe makers
    • AFTERNOON – Meet glass bead makers
    • EVENING – group dinner
  • WEDNESDAY November 6TH
    • DAY 10:
 RETURN – FLIGHT HOME / STAY FOR CHALE WOTE FESTIVAL
    • This extension is at the own cost of the trip delegate. Contact events@africafashionguide.com for recommendations

Register here today: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/payment-plan-fashion-africa-sourcing-trips-fast-ghana-2019-tickets-35641870795

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SCHEDULE IS LIABLE FOR CHANGES AND UPDATES AT THE DISCRETION OF AFRICA FASHION GUIDE LTD

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