Travel & Tourism
For the fifth successive year, the growth of the Travel & Tourism sector in 2015 (2.8%) outpaced that of the global economy (2.3%) and a number of other major sectors such as manufacturing and retail. In total,
‘We want to transform the perception of travelling’
My company CountlessMiles aims to transform the perception of travel by curating unique, personalized, cultural and immersive destination experiences for Africans traveling globally by connecting them....
My 2016 travel review and how Nigerians are looking inward
A trip to Ireland for an epic road trip made its into my travel plans for the summer, before ending my year of travel with a long weekend road trip from Lagos to Anambra.
Ooni of Ife to turn ancient town to tourism haven
The Ooni of Ile- Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has pledged to turn the ancient city into a tourism haven to boost its economy and occupy its pride of place. Ogunwusi, represented by Mr Moses Olafare, the Director of Media and Public Affairs to the Ooni....
Istanbul… Where Europe meets Asia
With the number of Nigerians that played and currently play for Turkish football clubs, coupled with quest by our ladies for fabrics from that nation, Turkey is easily a household name to most Nigerians.
Lagos agog as Glo sponsored ‘One Lagos Fiesta’ winds up tonight
The initiative introduced by the government of governor Akinwumi Ambode last year to round off the year and usher in a new one in a mood of excitement is being supported for a second year running by telecommunications company, Globacom.
Expert urges FG to improve on tourism investment plans in 2017
Mr Isaac Moses, the Group Managing Director, Goge Africa and Goge Foundation, on Friday, urged the Federal Government to improve on its tourism investment plans in 2017.
Carnival Calabar... all roads lead to Canaanland
No doubt, Lagos remains the entertainment capital of Nigeria. Aside the fact that most Nigerian entertainers reside here, the number of concerts that hold in the city yearly ...
At Akwaaba, Dubai tourism reaffirms commitment to Nigerian market
Since the unification of the UAE’s seven emirates in 1972, when Ras Al Khaimah finally joined Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah to form a federation, the country has made its mark in the world as a leading tourism destination.
Group tripping on the road to the Grand Circle
It was planned to be a fun-filled journey all the way for me and some friends but the journey to Grand Canyon started as a hot mess. We flew from Lagos with Virgin Atlantic ...