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A Journey through 3 Countries on a N15k Budget!

A Journey through 3 Countries on a N15k Budget!

My most recent (budget) trip took me overland to another West African country. This time, I visited Togo. After trying couchsurfing for the first time in Benin Republic, I decided I would give it another shot during this trip. [Read: A Journey through 2 Countries on a N20k Budget!] Rather […]

Benin Republic

Benin Republic – Cost & Trip Breakdown

As a follow up to the Benin Republic online diary I have on this blog, here’s a breakdown of travel costs and some logistics details about the trip. Catch up: Day 1 in Fidjrosse, Day 2 in Ouidah and Day 3 in Badagry Transportation In order to keep costs as low […]

A Journey through 2 Countries on a N20k Budget! – II

A Journey through 2 Countries on a N20k Budget! – II

This post is a continuation of an article about my trip to Benin Republic. I visited sites in two countries (Nigeria and Benin) for N20K. I’ll breakdown costs later on and also talk more about couchsurfing for the first time, getting to Cotonou and my experience crossing the Seme border. […]

A Journey through 2 Countries on a N20k Budget! – I

A Journey through 2 Countries on a N20k Budget! – I

I have always harbored the thought of doing a West African trip overland along the coast from my home country, Nigeria all the way down to Morocco. Between having the time, money and courage, I have managed to push the thought aside every time, until recently. I got a chance […]

Travel Costs Breakdown: Zanzibar

Travel Costs Breakdown: Zanzibar

What does it cost to visit Zanzibar on a budget? As usual, this breakdown is based solely on my experience with planning for a trip I made in the month of September, 2016. This is intended only for the purpose of trip planning and to present a fair idea of […]