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CELEBRATING WORLD TOURISM DAY NIGERIA 2017

   World Tourism Day (WTD) is an international event hosted yearly by United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) to create awareness within the local/International community of the importance of tourism values. This year’s theme is “SUSTAINABLE TOURISM – A TOOL FOR DEVELOPMENT”. This year UNWTO launched a consumer-oriented campaign aimed at raising awareness of the […]

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13TH EDITION OF AKWAABA AFRICAN TRAVEL MARKET

AKWAABA African Travel Market is an annual international travel event hosted every year in Lagos, Nigeria. It is the only international travel fair in West Africa and is usually referred to as “Where Africa meets the world” 🌍 The 13th edition of AKWAABA held from 10th – 12th September, 2017 at Eko Hotel and Suites, […]

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ADIRE MAKING EXPERIENCE AT THE MANGROVES IN EPE, LAGOS

Early this year, I had plans to go on a few local tours in Nigeria. When I saw Naija Nomads’ Mangrove tour, I knew that even if I didn’t go for any other tour this year, I had to go for this one because it had two of my favorite things: exploring and adire making. […]

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Nigeria Association of Tour Operators (NATOP) Conference 2017

During my NYSC days, I worked as a Tour Operator with a tour operating company, Tour Brokers International (TBI). After NYSC, I never left my love for tourism and travel, as I became TBI’s client and tour package promoter. They organized my first wanderlust trip to Dubai (See here) and my dream cruise trip to […]

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How To Build Sustainable Tourism in Nigeria

Picture credit – Fix.com  As a Travel-lover aka Ajala, I love to collect or do things to show that I indeed went to that place…more like a souvenir or picture of evidence. Lol! But as I learn more about Sustainable Tourism, I have found that there are some things we, as ,need to stop doing […]