Destination Nigeria

An Unforgettable Train Trip To Abeokuta

By Mayowa  Blades Magic sometimes resides in a box. A train ride is a beautiful experience. Outside, you get to see the beautiful landscape transverse behind you and inside; you meet new people on your journey. Since the new ultra-modern … Read More

Journey to Gembu in Taraba

Taraba-Jalingo! Among the least visited regions in Nigeria is North-Eastern Nigeria. Primary reasons for this include the proximity to other places; the states in northeast Nigeria are far from other areas, including other northern locations. Packed with cultural treasures, fine … Read More

Tasty Foods of The Northern Nigeria -A Culinary Tale

By Adebayo Ebenezer Mayowa for Guardian Nigeria  13 December 2020   |   4:00 pm Fura Da Nono | Photo Banga Africa “I am often amazed that … people still try to take Nigerian food and squeeze it into this … Read More

Caving Nigeria: 10 caves you should know-

by Mayowa Blades Hidden beneath the surface of Nigeria is mother’s nature finest caves and caverns which in the past have served as hideouts during pre-colonial wars and also as settling places for early dwellers. These mysterious and incredible caves … Read More

Iya mopo Hills, Igbeti Oyo

Iya Mopo is a goddess turned into a Hill. Like a new bride, Iya Mopo stands out beautifully at 350m in the village of Igbeti (about from 3 hours Lagos and 5 minutes drive from Old Oyo Park) known largely … Read More

River Ethiope

The River Ethiope is found in the Delta State of Nigeria. The River originates from a community called Umuaja and flows through several others before joining the sea at Sapele. The River is shared by four local government councils namely … Read More

Afi Drill & Ranch

To begin with? What is a Drill? Drills are short-tailed rain forest monkeys (males reach over 45kg) found only in Cross River State, Nigeria: southwestern Cameroon: and on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea. Their scientific name is  Mandrillus leucophaeus. Unfortunately, these magnificent … Read More

Riyom Rock, Plateau State

How to get there: It is located 25km South-West from Jos, the capital city of Plateau State, along Jos-Akwanga Road in Riyom local government. It is the settlement of the Berom People. Details/Little history: It catches your eyes from afar … Read More

Agbokim Waterfalls

On your way to Obudu Mountain Resort, the most popular tourist destination in Cross River State, is a beautiful sight you might miss if you’re too engrossed with your trip. While you plan a holiday’s details to the letter, it … Read More

Kajuru Hills, Kaduna

Description: Kajuru Castle is soon becoming a top new tour destination in Nigeria, we visited twice. But apart from the magnificent medieval castle, Kajuru village where the castle is located is blessed with various hills. On our last visit, we hiked … Read More