15 Busiest Airports in the World

Atlanta Hartsfield B Jackson Airport  Atlanta, Georgia   101 million It has been the world’s busiest airport by passenger traffic since 1998, Hartsfield–Jackson is the primary hub of Delta Air Lines, Delta Connection, and Delta Air Lines partner,ExpressJet and is a focus city for low-cost carriers Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. With just […]

ARCHITECTURE AS NATIONALISM IN ACCRA, GHANA

ELLEN C. CALDWELL AUGUST 20, 2016     The New York Times Style Magazine recently featured Accra, Ghana as “Africa’s Capital of Cool.” And a month earlier, The Financial Times highlighted Ghana’s contemporary art scene, as it is gaining international prominence. With this recent interest in Ghana’s cultural richness, it is particularly interesting to note […]

Slave Revolts of the Americas

The African slaves in greatest demand came from the Gold Coast. There the warlike Ashanti Negroes in the eighteenth century conquered neighboring tribes; thousands of prisoners of war were sold by that tribe to native traders at the great slave market at Mansu. Gold Coast Negroes were Coromantines, or Koromantyns, or Koromantees. They were distinguished […]

Cities of the Caribbean : Cartagena, Colombia

Cartagena has a population of 892,545 as of the 2005 census. It is the fifth-largest city in Colombia and the second largest in the region, after Barranquilla. The urban area of Cartagena is also the fifth-largest urban area in the country. Economic activities include maritime and petrochemicals industry, as well as tourism. Cartagena’s population is […]

Richest neighborhoods in the Caribbean

Hamilton, Bermuda 2. Platinum Coast, Barbados 3. Clearwater Bay, Barbados 4. Saint Clair, Port of Spain 3. Palmiste, Port of Spain, Trinidad   4. Goodwood Park, Port of Spain, Trinidad 5. Piatini, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Piantini is in particular populated by individuals from the upper class. This district or neighborhood has the lowest poverty […]