When driving to Accra from Kumasi, the area Ejisu was filmed. Ejisu is a rapidly growing town in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. It is the capital of Ejisu-Juaben Municipal and the hometown of the legendary Queenmother, Yaa Asantewaa. Popular about Ejisu are certain activities such as the yam (puna) market and the abundance of locally-baked bread sold at the road sides. Ejisu also has two major grand market days, Thursdays and Sundays, when people from far and near bring their farm produce and assorted merchandise for sale.