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10 Sep 2019
When you think about the most beautiful places in the world, you probably think of mountains, lots of trees, fancy beaches etc. Your list most likely doe not include any salt flats which definitely makes that list incomplete! The Salar de Uyuni is the world's largest salt flat, and it's considered to be one of…
1 Sep 2019
Ivory Coast also known as Cote d’Ivoire is located in West Africa and it is one of the top French-speaking countries in the world. It has two capitals Yamoussoukro which is the political capital and Abidjan the economic capital. Ivory Coast is also known as the largest exporter of Cocoa. If you are looking for a…
11 Aug 2019
Is this Rome? Vatican City? These were the first question that came to my mind when I saw a picture of Yamoussoukro Basilica of Our Lady of Peace. I packed my bag and was ready for a thrilling trip. “Yakro”, for short, Ivory Coast’s administrative and political capital, Yamoussoukro, pronounced “Yam-So-Kro” by Ivorians is one…
5 Aug 2019
Africa's most preferred smartphone brand, TECNO has continued to show its unwavering commitment to Nigerians. This it does by providing technologically advanced devices that meet the needs of its teeming customers, while also creating unforgettable experiences for its loyal fans. Four of these fans Bada Monsuru Abolore, Boluwaji Olukayode, Olaitan Ahmed Bola, and Otenaike Adedotun…
4 Aug 2019
During the Second World War, a group of indigenes in the remote Island of Vanuatu spotted a plane airdrop daily essentials and started a religion based on the worship of cargo aeroplanes. Discovered by the Australian government patrols in 1946, anthropologists refer to it as a unique branch of ‘cargo cultism’. Cargo cultism, anthropologists describe, is…
16 Jun 2019
For the average Nigerian, South Africa is an aspirational place to visit and a home away from home. As paradoxical as it sounds, this is only so because South African tourism has made strategic plans in making Nigerians want to travel to South Africa and feel welcome in the Republic. Before my first visit here,…
9 Jun 2019
More than two decades after hosting the 1998 FIFA World Cup, France will again provide a stage for some of football’s biggest stars, but this time it will be the planet’s greatest female players showcasing their skills. For those lucky fans making their way to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019, here are six…
4 Jun 2019
The world is filled with mind-blowing historical sites. Over the thousands of years of human history, many breathtaking and incredible historical sites have been built through ancient civilizations. In this article, we look at just a few out of the world’s many historical sites you should visit… if you haven’t already! Angkor Wat, Cambodia Angkor…
31 May 2019
The noteworthiness of tourism to Africa and its economy was again established at the just concluded Africa’s Travel Indaba 2019, held at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Convention Centre in Durban, KwaZulu Natal Province of South Africa from the 2nd May to the 4th May 2019. Africa’s Travel Indaba is considered one of the largest events in…
7 May 2019
For diners, the experience of enjoying a meal in a restaurant metres below the surface while watching the previously unseen activity on the sea bed is one to reckon with. With no scuba gear required, underwater restaurants have fast become a thing as some have sprung up in different places around the world. If you’re…
14 Aug 2016
Can we take a break from all the economic madness and acknowledge the fact that Nigeria is a beautiful country? Obviously, I didn’t expect you to so I have decided to shove it in your face. I can relate to you not being willing to take your summer break in Nigeria, seeing as I have…


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