CONQUERING MOUNT KILIMANJARO (Adventure of a lifetime)

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Hiking Mount Kilimanjaro which magnificently stands at 5,985meters above sea level has been a major bucket list item for years. My interest was established in 2014 when @Osams summited it, though much thought was not given to it until June 2018. While flying back to Nigeria from Zanzibar last year, I caught a glimpse of the mountain peak and my …

SALLAH IN LEBANON

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Touring Lebanon has always been a bucket list item, though I wasn’t keen on it thanks to the media portrayal of the country. Like my last minute decision to tour U.A.E, this trip came as an afterthought when plans for my preferred trip got cancelled. I’m glad I embarked on the trip even though it had me exceeding my travel …

EASTER IN U.A.E & OMAN

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The United Arab Emirates was not among my top two Easter vacation choices. When plans fell through for other locations, I had to make do with Dubai. I was not initially keen on the trip, I mean it’s like the 37th State of Nigeria. It feels like a cliché saying you are going to Dubai for a holiday. I saw …

WAKA TO EAST AFRICA (RWANDA)

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Land of a thousand hills I have heard so much about how Rwanda is the neatest country in Africa. This was one thing I looked forward to seeing for myself, you know how good the internet is at over-hyping things. Well, it turned out to be very true. Infact, I don’t think justice is done to how disciplined they are …

WAKA TO EAST AFRICA (UGANDA)

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Disclaimer – Those bags don’t belong to only me From the moment we touched down Kampala, the similarities between Uganda and Nigeria wasn’t lost on us. Even the airport had a Nigerian feel. Ijeoma made a comment that finally she has seen an airport that Nigerian airport is better than. Though, of all countries visited, it was only the Nigerian …

WAKA TO EAST AFRICA (KENYA)

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I had a feel of East Africa when I toured Tanzania (Zanzibar) earlier this year and visited Ethiopia. Recently, I had the opportunity of visiting East Africa again. This time I got to see a new side touring three other East African Countries – Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda. Did you know there is an East African Tourist Visa which allows …

SAYI TAKES NORTH CENTRAL

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Touring the Northern parts of Nigeria has always been a major bucket list item for me. I thought why don’t I explore some Northern States this year during my annual leave though I have been to Kaduna and Bauchi States as well as Abuja. My focus this time was North Central. Though for security reasons, Benue and Plateau States were …

ZANZIBAR (HAKUNA MATATA)

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Blue skies, turquoise-blue water with sun rays warming your skin… I’ve long dreamed of savouring such scenery. I finally got the chance with @socialprefecttours Zanzibar has been among my top travel destinations and it was fulfilling visiting. Awesome Travel Buddies Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous island of the United Republic of Tanzania. They have their own President, though they are still …

WEEKEND GETAWAY: INAGBE GRAND RESORTS

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I was scheduled for a two weeks training starting first Monday of the month. I thought to myself, this was a chance to put to action the advice I read on a travel blog last year about how you can keep your 9 – 5 job and still travel the world. I agreed with the Travel & Protocol officer in …

SAYI TAKES THE WEST…

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Drumroll….. so I have officially visited all the States in the West ..yay!! Remember my last travel post where I wrote about not yet visiting Ekiti State? Well that has been done and dusted. I concentrated on completing my tour of the Western States during my annual leave. The plan was to visit the various tourist locations I haven’t been to …