I know, I know, long time no post. I’m trying to stop giving excuses so I’m just going to say I’m sorry. I hope this post makes up for it. Let me just warn that this will be a picture heavy post, and not a lot of talking. Who says you can only get the … Continue reading Sand, Palm Trees & Coconuts – La Campagne Tropicana
It was my birthday a couple of days ago, so I had offers from people to take me out. Lucky for me and for you guys. First up on the list of birthday lunches is Spice Route. I’ve heard of spice route before, so I was really excited when my friend said that was were … Continue reading Restaurant of the Week – Spice Route
I know I know, long time no blog. I promise I have an amazing post coming up soon to make up for it. I came across an article written by Karen Elowitt of Afktravel.com. It is titled ‘15 things you probably didn’t know about Nigeria’. There were somethings even I wasn’t aware of, and I … Continue reading Did you know these facts about Nigeria?
I didn’t know slum tourism existed till my father asked me to research on it. This is actually a real thing and we have movies like Slum dog Millionaire for making it more famous. Slum tourism is basically visiting slums for tourist purposes. Seeing how the people live there and sometimes, the architecture there is … Continue reading Slum Tourism anyone?
I had a totally different post planned for today, then it struck me, if Fela was alive today, it would have been his 76th birthday. So for this post, I’m going to put up my top 5 favourite songs (in no particular order) by the late Fela Anikulapo Kuti. First, a brief summary about Fela. Fela … Continue reading Felabration
Horse of the day – Mr Davies Location – Ibadan (Oyo State) Nickname – Ile Oluloye/Ilu Ogunmola (Oluloye’s land/Ogunmola’s Village) Age Range – 30s-40s Occupation – Electrical Technician Brief background – Just recently moved to Lagos but goes to Ibadan as often as possible | Has worked in a bank | Married with Children | Loves old school … Continue reading From The Horses’s Mouth – Ibadan
As a young child I remember when high life music used to rule the radios. High life music is originally from Ghana, but later spread to other West African Countries including Nigeria. It is characterised mostly by jazzy horns, guitars and drums. So to reminisce about the old days, I’m going to put up some … Continue reading The High Life