Explore The Giant of Africa
The federal republic of Nigeria located in West Africa popularly referred to as the ‘Giant of Africa’ owing to her large population and economy is bordered to the West by the Benin Republic, to the East by Chad and Cameroon and to the south by the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. The country gained independence from British colonial rule on October 1st, 1960. Nigeria comprises of 36 states with its capital in Abuja. The official language is English and religion comprises Christianity, Islam and indigenous traditional beliefs.The country is home to several indigenous peoples with varying languages and cultures. It is a land rich in languages and cultural history with over 500 ethnic groups. Nigeria has one of the highest population of youths in the world, it is the world’s 20th largest economy and overtook South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy in 2014. The country is considered to be an emerging market by the World Bank and is listed among the ‘NEXT ELEVEN’ economies set to become among the biggest in the world. Nigeria attracts businessmen and tourists with its rich history, oil market as well as its vast points of tourist interests.
Arriving by air is the fastest means of getting to Nigeria. The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja, Murtala Mohammed International Airport Lagos, Akanu ibiam International Airport Enugu are some examples of the airports that serve the country. Major means of transportation within the country include buses, motorcycles, tricycles, trains, and boats.
Best hotels in Nigeria
Nigeria plays host to various hotels that are among the Best in the continent offering premium services to guests, some of these include
This is a 4-star luxury hotel located in the high-end Maitama district of Abuja, the hotel provides airport shuttle services and is in close proximity to popular points of interests like the country’s seat of power Aso Rock and IBB Golf Course and is ideal for guests planning a luxurious stay.
The hotel is a luxurious 5-star hotel located in the high-end district of Lagos, it is the tallest hospitality building in Nigeria and with its terraces offers amazing views of the Lagos skyline. The hotel is a 30-minute drive from Ikoyi Club and is situated close to embassies and the popular Silverbird Galleria thus making it a guest favorite.
Nestled atop the Obudu mountain, this is the ideal destination for tourists as it offers an exciting contrast from the bustle of city life and gives guests a feel of the outdoors and fresh mountain air. The resort offers top class services and amenities. it is a favorite vacation spot.
Tips for choosing a hotel
When choosing a hotel, it is important to take note of the services and amenities provided by the hotel, transportation, the proximity of the hotel to your points of interest, your budget and reviews about the hotel.
Attractions in Nigeria