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My Nairobi Trip

My Nairobi Trip

When you take a walk in the Nairobi city centre (along the Kenyatta Avenue and Kimathi Street axis), you enter a time warp. You fast forward to what Nigeria’s Isale Eko and Marina would be like with constant electricity and law & order. In the city centre,...
My Trip to Morocco

My Trip to Morocco

My trip to Casablanca and Marrakesh, Morocco was a study in cultural contrasts. How Mediterranean, Arabian, Berber and African cultures collide and combine is intriguing. Morocco pretends to be conservative, but at heart, it is very expressive and liberal. The men...
My Trip to Thailand

My Trip to Thailand

My trip to Thailand was my best trip ever. I was overwhelmed by the country’s beauty, industry and possibilities. Let me start my travel journal from the visa process. It was simple. Because I used a tour company, I didn’t need to go the embassy in Abuja....
Four Russian Cities in Fourteen Days

Four Russian Cities in Fourteen Days

Sometimes it’s difficult to feel the essence of a country during global celebrations. Everyone is seemingly on their best behaviour, including service providers and law enforcement agents. But, if you talk to enough people who have lived in a country for many...
What Traveling Taught Me

What Traveling Taught Me

Traveling has taught me so much. I once went on holiday in Zanzibar. During my stay, I joined a Blue Safari – a combination of beach bumming and snorkeling in the open ocean (followed by a calm lagoon). There I learnt to love my body. I saw women in bikinis and...
Life Lessons from the Grand Canyon

Life Lessons from the Grand Canyon

I learnt a lot about life from hiking the Grand Canyon and Yosemite. Hiking is not a competition. Go at your own pace. In national parks, there are so many routes: scenic, athletic, challenging, photographic, contemplative and lonely trails. Choose what works for you,...