Kumasi is the capital city of the Ashanti Region in southern Ghana. It’s known as a center for Ashanti culture. In the huge open air Kejetia market. They sell everything from glass beads to Ashanti sandals. The National cultural center offers craft workshops and dance performances. It includes the Prempeh II Jubilee Museum which displays jewelry and ceremonial clothing which belonged to the 20th century Ashanti King. Kumasi has a population of 1.73 million and it’s the second most populous metropolitan area in Ghana.