Accra is the capital of Ghana, on the Atlantic coast of West Africa. Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park honors Ghana’s first president, who helped lead the country to independence.
The park contains Nkrumah’s mausoleum and a museum charting his life. Makola Market is the city’s vast, colorful bazaar. Popular seafront spots Labadi Beach and Kokrobite Beach offer golden sand and high-energy nightlife.
Below are five most expensive places in Accra.
1. Airport Residential Area
Airport Residential Area is located to the north-east of Accra Central, and neighboured by the 37 Military Hospital Area to the south; Dzorwulu and the Accra Mall to the north; Roman Ridge to the west; and the Kotoka International Airport to the east. Serene, beautiful and quiet residential area located about 10 minutes (by car) away from the Kotoka International Airport and inhabited mostly by busy career people (mostly expats and Ghanaians of influence).
Cantonments is an affluent suburb of the Ghanaian city Accra, in the La Dade Kotopon Municipal District, a district in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana.
3. East Legon
East Legon is a town in the Accra Metropolitan district, a district of the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. East Legon has a Total area of 4.95 km² and a Total distance of 9.36 km. It’s an 11 minutes drive from the Kotoka International Airport and 38 minutes drive from the Tema Harbour.
4. West Legon
West Legon, otherwise known as Westlands, is a rapidly growing residential area about 14km north of the city centre and 4km west of the University of Ghana. The local residents mostly rich Ghanaians and academics are commonly referred to as been-tos (people who have been to ie lived in Europe or the US).
5. Roman Ridge
Roman Ridge is one of the planned neighbourhoods in Accra. It is located in the northern part of Accra, bordered by Airport Residential Area, Dzorwulu, New Town and Pig Farm. It is a residential area with very large buildings. Roman Ridge is considered by many as the vicinity for the affluent.