Stories

Robert’s Story

Listen to what Robert, a ghanian national who applied for a tourist visa with the german embassy, has to say about his visa application experience:"I then realized my ability to even speak some German, a language I naturally loved and learned to speak by myself was a big minus for me and then what a terrible … Continue reading Robert’s Story

Beyond ‘legal’ terms

Hello everyone, my name is Anna and I am part of the bordertales team. In this post I am going to give accounts of my personal experiences with restrictive visa policies. Due to my German passport, I have been lucky to be able to travel to countries such as Cameroon and Ghana and to make … Continue reading Beyond ‘legal’ terms

Eric’s story

In this video, Eric from Ghana talks about his experience with the German embassy in Accra. He applied for a visa some time ago and wanted to share his personal application process. What do you think about Eric's visa story? Please share your comments and questions!