• Travel Guides

    All the Public Holidays in Nigeria in 2019 and How to Travel More!

    The three biggest obstacles stopping people from getting to their travel dreams are time, cost and information. My daily goal is to break down these obstacles bit by bit. So, let’s deal with the first one: time! If you have a full time job and you find it difficult to get enough leave days to travel, one solution is to use public holidays and weekends to travel! To help your planning, we’ve compiled all the public holidays in Nigeria this year. These ones are more or less guaranteed but are subject to changes by the government. However, a few more usually pop up throughout the year. We have also shared…

  • Self Empowerment,  Travel Guides

    How to Apply for Canadian Permanent Residency from Nigeria on Your Own (Steps, Costs, Documents & Tips)

    We live in a world where we have many more opportunities today than we did yesterday. So many people can move, travel and build a life in a totally different place from where they were born. Some countries, like Canada, have impressive policies that allow skilled people earn permits to live and work in Canada. If you are educated and looking for a legal way to move yourself or your family to Canada to take a chance at a new path, these are the details on how to go about it. Of course, this article cannot cover every single aspect of immigrating to Canada. However, if you want to know…

  • Essays & Musings

    10 Things I Did to Develop Myself in 2018 (the Last One Will Surprise You)!

    If I could describe the year 2018 in one word, it would be intentional. When the year started out, I was determined to be more intentional in everything I do – my work, my self-development, my faith and my relationships. Today, I can look back and see how much this decision has improved my life. You too can live a more intentional life, simply by taking out time to improve yourself. Remember, you are a vessel and it was what you fill your life with that you will fill the world with. You can only give what you have. This list is a part of my end-of-year series tagged #YearOfTen.…

  • Travel Guides

    7 BAD Questions to Ask Your Travel Expert (+7 Better Questions to Ask).

    I love to answer travel questions and share knowledge with you. I also love to learn from your travel experiences so we can all travel better, together! Some questions make it easy for me to share answers, but some question…mba. So, here’s a short list of 7 questions that may make it difficult for a travel expert or experience designer to help you.

  • Features,  Travel Guides

    You Can Visit Over 30 Countries & Territories With Your US Visa (Full List)

    Nigerians, get in here! Did you know that your US or UK or Schengen or Canadian visa can take you into over 30 different countries and territories? I shared this info yesterday and people were shocked. If you have a US visa, why not use it to full capacity? This is a list of all the countries you can visit with a US, UK, EU (Schengen) or Canadian visa. 1. MEXICO! My dear friends, you can enjoy delicious margaritas, tacos (ooh yum), pristine resorts, bring telenovellas to life and Mexican festival fantasies for up to 180 days as long as you have a valid multiple entry visa into the US.…

  • Features

    Looking to Enter the Tourism Space? I Recommend This Workshop By Nene-Uwa Hub!

    There is much growth and buzz in the tourism industry these days and it is quite exciting to see all the innovative businesses sprouting every day. You may be interested in building a business around tourism and only need some working tools to get started…someone’s thinking about you. Is this you: You have the burning desire to work and make an impact in the Tourism and Travel industry. You would like to have your own Tourism business but have no clue on how to start or which niche would fit you . You love organizing packages that would inspire people to visit and explore places. But you don’t know how…

  • My Budget Africa,  Travel Guides

    Where are You Going This Summer? Here’s How to Get Last Minute Summer Travel Deals from Nigeria!

    So many people have been looking forward to this time of the year to tick off all their summer travel goals. If you are looking for cheap flights this year, I’ve got something exciting for you! Here are all the tips you need to know about getting the cheapest tickets for your summer trip (complete with screenshots). Many more Africans are visiting Africa and that’s amazing. However, if you are Nigerian, you are likely going to visit one of the following cities this summer: Dubai London New York Houston So, whether you’re going to Dubai or you’re going hiking in Nepal or to the beaches of Fiji, these are the…

  • Features

    I was Featured Live on the BBC and Arise TV! Here’s How the World is Talking About My Maps.

    A few weeks ago, I was featured Live! on the BBC’s program: Focus in Africa. The call was very impromptu and I was done with the interview before I could blink. Yet, I don’t think my body has been able to absorb it all yet. I was featured alongside Winnie Rioba who saw the ‘ease of travel in Africa’ map for Nigerians and created her own version for Kenyans. Somehow, our maps caught the eye of the BBC and they wanted us to speak to the world about it. Enjoy the short segment below (we were nervous): If you would like to watch the video on Facebook, you can do…