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Destination of the Week: Lafia

Destination of the Week: Lafia

A major urban town and capital city of Nasarawa State, Lafia is an old pro at capturing the hearts of its visitors. Formerly known as Lafia Beri-Beri and then Anane – a small town of the Arago people – Lafia became the capital of a prominent local chiefdom in the early 19th century.Modern Lafia…
National Geographic Travel Photo Contest 2019

National Geographic Travel Photo Contest 2019

The National Geographic Travel Photo Contest is accepting entries from March 18 through May 3. Harness the power of photography and share your stunning travel experiences from around the globe. Enter your most powerful photos for a chance to win the 2019 National Geographic Travel Photo Contest. We are looking for images…
Five Nigerian Destinations to Explore For Less Than $50

Five Nigerian Destinations to Explore For Less Than $50

There is no gainsaying that Nigeria is endowed with lush green vegetation, faux and fauna, awesome tourist attractions, historical monuments and much more. Each Nigerian state has something to offer tourists. The interesting thing here is that Nigerians have recognized this fact and are beginning to tour Nigeria. Efforts by…
Nigerian Immigrants and Cash Remittance

Nigerian Immigrants and Cash Remittance

By Yusuf Afunku Travel Specialist Yaf1423@gmail.com Despite Nigerians leaving the shores of the Country and moving in exodus to Canada and other safe haven countries, PWC estimates that Nigerians in diaspora remitted a whopping sum of 25 billion dollars to Nigerian economy as at 2018. That is a figure by…
How to Book Holiday Flights Without Stress

How to Book Holiday Flights Without Stress

During this festive period, the hospitality industry is very busy because it is the festive period and many people intend to move from point A to point B without any stress. Travel agencies are busy booking hotels and flights, the airport will be flooded with people waiting to catch their…
Visa on Arrival Will Boost Inbound Tourism Revenue – Jumia MD

Visa on Arrival Will Boost Inbound Tourism Revenue – Jumia MD

The managing director of Jumia‘s hotel and flight marketplace, Omolara Adagunodo has urged the federal government through the Nigerian Immigration Service to extend visa on arrival (VOA) to international tourists trooping into the country for leisure. Adagunodo who stated this at a recent tourism conference in Lagos said: “Foreign investors or business…
Black Friday for e-Travel

Black Friday for e-Travel

The Black Friday shopping season isn’t just a time for shopping for tangible products, such as electronics, gadgets, household items, groceries, or health and fitness. Providers of intangible products such as hotels and airlines also leverage the Black Friday frenzy to attract traffic. Often times, they do this through a…
Here Are Things To Do When You Miss Your Flight

Here Are Things To Do When You Miss Your Flight

Missing a flight is a terrible feeling that can be extra stressful if you’re travelling for a personal emergency or on a tight work schedule. While dealing with the unexpected might cause you to feel anxious, upset, and helpless, there are several steps you can take to ensure things run…
Democratising Travel to Promote Inbound Tourism

Democratising Travel to Promote Inbound Tourism

Blessed with great vegetation, mind-blowing landscapes, unique flora and fauna, historical monuments and rich culture that cut across the 36 states of the federation, Nigeria is one of the most beautiful and thrilling countries to visit in Africa. However, only quite a handful of Nigerians are aware of this fact.…