Nigeria

An Unravelling Nigeria Adventure to Kwara State – I

An Unravelling Nigeria Adventure to Kwara State – I

When it comes to dates, I am not one to kiss and tell but I’ll make an exception, just this one time. Yes, I went on my 4th date tour with Unravelling Nigeria. Honestly, at this point, I think I should stop counting. But yeah, Nigeria celebrated her 57th birthday […]

How to spot a Nigerian Abroad

How to spot a Nigerian Abroad

Hey Nigerians! This one is for you! You know how you travel and just see your fellow citizen in any part of the world and you give them that ‘I see you bro’ look? Like you just know they’re Nigerian even without saying a word. Or sometimes, you have your […]

Up and About in Calabar

Up and About in Calabar

Calabar was one of those states in Nigeria that I had heard so much about and was really keen on visiting. I heard stories about how it was perhaps the cleanest state in Nigeria. How no one dared throw dirt on the streets and even when someone did, I heard […]

The Legend of the Knights of Kajuru

The Legend of the Knights of Kajuru

Gather ye around, I’m going to tell you a story I bet you’ve never heard before. A story about a prince locked up in a land far, far away, about five knights who braved the odds to rescue him, about a mysterious castle where ghosts wandered. I am going to […]

Weekend Escape to Abuja – A Travelstart Nigeria Adventure

Weekend Escape to Abuja – A Travelstart Nigeria Adventure

Weekend jaunts are always a good idea. Even more so when you get to make them with amazing people. As I mentioned in this post, I got a chance to explore Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja with Travelstart Nigeria and my friends, Fola of Folaswaka, Lola of Unravelling Nigeria and Mofe […]

Lagos to Cross River: A Review of Services

Lagos to Cross River: A Review of Services

Iā€™m wrapping up our Lagos ā€“ Cross River series with a review of all the services we used during our trip. We spent our time between Obudu and Calabar. I wrote about them in the first part of this series. (Recap of our trip in Obudu | Calabar). I also […]

Travel Costs & Trip Breakdown: Lagos to Obudu & Calabar

Travel Costs & Trip Breakdown: Lagos to Obudu & Calabar

For the next installment of this series, I’ll be giving a breakdown of our trip to Obudu and Calabar and will be talking about how much it cost us to embark on it. This was a semi-budget trip, so we didn’t necessarily cut down costs to the barest minimum everywhere […]

Cross River Chronicles II: Things Fall Apart

Cross River Chronicles II: Things Fall Apart

After spending the first few days of our holiday travelling from Lagos to Enugu and visiting the Obudu Mountain Resort, we hired a car to take us to Cross River’s capital city, Calabar, with a stop at the Agbokim waterfalls in Ikom. It took us about 2.5 hrs to get […]