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Ikom Monoliths
Ikom Monoliths

Ikom Monoliths

Monument

Cross River

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Sightseeing, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore nature, Eat, Drink

History of Ikom Monoliths Ikom Monoliths was built in 200AD - 1850AD. It is notable as Nigeria's Stonehedge. Called Akwanshi or Atal or Alaptal by the locals, the Ikom Monoliths are a series of volcanic stone structures numbering about 350, phallic in form and distributed among over 30 communities in Ikom. Security/Safety of Ikom Monoliths This is a very safe location. What To Bring A camera to capture and appreciate the stones Things to do while at Ikom Monoliths Hike along the communities and view the monoliths Visit the community during their annual festivals and experience the local awe and respect they have for the monoliths Best Features It gives a rich history of the ancient dwellers of the place. According to the locals and oral history, each monolith and stone represents an ancestor. It is said that it was the ancestors of Ekoi people that put the stones where they are. Writer's Review During some important annual festivals like the New Yam Festival of Ikom, there are ritual ‘dressing’ of the monoliths in symbolic colors and the stones are decorated with chalk and palm leaves. The Stone Monoliths of Ikom - AllAfrica, Feb 20, 2014 One stone seems to guard the next one - A guide to me

Margaret Ekpo International Airport
Margaret Ekpo International Airport

Use wifi, Travel, Sightseeing, Eat, Drink

About Margaret Ekpo International Airport Named after one of the foremost Nigerian women's rights activist and social mobilizer, Margaret Ekpo, this relatively busy airport services the needs of travelers to and fro the 'Nations's Paradise'. Security/Safety of Margaret Ekpo International Airport This is a very safe location. arrive about two hours before your flight so as to get through check-in hustle What To Bring Before heading to Margaret Ekpo International Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your flight documents; passport, flight ticket, booking confirmation (in case of a problem) Best Features There has been a recent upgrading of facilities and a new Terminal Building that are key features that has made this one of the best airports in Nigeria. Writer's Review Its smooth operations and ease of flights have also helped boost the tourism allure of Calabar city. Chilled out airport! - Seye Carrena Margaret Ekpo International Airport Calabar emerged as the Best Domestic Airport in the first quarter - Yakubu Dati, FAAN

Mayfair Lounge
Mayfair Lounge

Mayfair Lounge

Lounge

Cross River

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Relaxation, Play, Eat, Drink, Dance

About Mayfair Lounge Mayfair Lounge was established in 2010. Located at the prestigious Channel View Hotel, this is one of the VIP and exclusively high-class clubs in Calabar. Security/Safety of Mayfair Lounge This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Mayfair Lounge, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Dancing shoes Cash or Credit/Debit Cards Camera to capture the LIT night activities Best Features With an unfailingly good long list of original cocktails, premium spirits and a world-class champagne menu, "The Exclusive Lounge" as it is also known by regulars is one of the most sought lounges in Calabar. Writer's Review If you are in town for a cool and hip time, turn up here and rock your stress away with like-minded nightcrawlers. Best club in Cally (Calabar) - Maurice Uket

Oban Hills
Oban Hills

Oban Hills

Nature

Cross River

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Sightseeing, See wildlife, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore nature

About Oban Hills Oban Hills is notable as a wild life sanctuary. Oban Hills is home to a lot of wildlife and plants; and this is one of the few places on earth you can find the Xavier’s green bull, the Cassin’s hawk eagle, crested guinea fowl, and bat hawk. Security/Safety of Oban Hills This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Oban Hills, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cliimbing gear. A good camera. Things to do while at Oban Hills You get to do these at Oban Hills: Take a landscape shot. Enjoy the view. Best Features The serenity and the view afforded is priceless! Most common visitors Photographers, Wild life enthusiasts can be found here. The view from Oban hills is priceless!- Ayo, a photographer.

Delightsome Inn
Delightsome Inn

Delightsome Inn

Lounge

Cross River

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Relaxation, Play, Eat, Drink, Dance, Ceremony

About Delightsome Inn Delightsome Inn. Delightsome Inn has been generally praised as one of the classiest chill spots Calabar has to offer, from its exclusive VIP section to its multipurpose event space. Security/Safety of Delightsome Inn This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Delightsome Inn, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash only as it is operated by local food vendors An adventurous spirit Your companions Best Features Located along the popular Old Ikang road, Delightsome Inn has carved a niche for itself among the social scenery in Calabar by offering a loaded fun center that has steadily grown into a landmark for the locals. Writer's Review They also host events from concerts to movie premieres and much else. This is a recommended spot to enjoy the local atmosphere of the culture-rich Calabar region. Nice place really - Njoku Peace Uloma There's never a dull moment in DelightSome Inn - Clara Bright

Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2
Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2

Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2

Restaurant

Cross River

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Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drink

About Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2 Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2. Distinguish yourself from the regulars and enjoy the delights that Crunchies Fried Chicken has prepared specially for you and yours. Local Foods to eat at Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2 Food to try at the Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2 include; Shredded Beef Sauce Steak sandwich Security/Safety of Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2 This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Crunchies Fried Chicken, Calabar 2, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash or Bank Cards Best Features Follow the aroma of delicious freshly prepared meals and step into this lovely eatery fashionably designed to give you the feel of a Christmas afternoon in a large sitting room with friends and families. Writer's Review Friendly and warm towards everyone that steps in, you can even bring your pet and be assured it will leave with all its hair untouched. I think Crunchies Chicken is one of the best in Calabar. I really appreciate eating my lunch there. The meals, the quality of service and the environment makes me happy. I love crunchies – Faith Williams

Millennium Park, Calabar
Millennium Park, Calabar

Millennium Park, Calabar

Park

Cross River

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Sightseeing, Relaxation, Play, Explore nature, Eat, Drink

About Millennium Park, Calabar Millennium Park, Calabar. A man-made park beautifully built and managed to rival any park globally, it complements the beauty and tourism theme of Calabar city. Security/Safety of Millennium Park, Calabar This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Millennium Park, Calabar, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Camera to capture the sights and take selfies with Cash to buy snacks and fancy things in the park Picnic necessities Things to do while at Millennium Park, Calabar Before heading to Millennium Park, Calabar, you can plan to do these: View and enjoy the sights the park has to offer Join a touring group and learn about the history the park displays Enjoy a fun picnic day with companions Best Features With a lovely and attractive garden and arcade, Millennium Park is a major spot to visit for first-timers. Tastefully decorated to artfully showcase and beautify Cross River's rich history and culture, it provides a great backgroound for rollicking moments. Imoke gives facelift to Calabar Millennium Park - Vanguard Newspaper. Jun 10, 2009 Your tour will start at Cultural Centre and end at Millennium Park. I know you will all be craving a place to sit and stretch by then - My tour guide when I went visiting.

Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub
Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub

Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub

Club

Cross River

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Relaxation, Meet friends, Drink, Dance, Ceremony

About Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub. Here is the hotspot to unwind in Calabar. Promising a night of revelry and unbridled fun, it is one of the most sought-after spots in the Calabar nightlife scene. Security/Safety of Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your favorite drinking tee Cash or Credit/Debit Cards Camera to capture the LIT night activities Best Features Located in The Mirage Calabar, Pinnacle Pub and Niteclub is an ideal place to unloose from work tension and have a quiet relaxation with colleagues and friends while the bartender caters to your imaginations and keeps the drinks coming. Writer's Review As the night progresses, the tempo of the music begins to increase and signifies the beginning of the clubbing hours. Popularly referred to as "Celebrity Club" because of the frequent appearances of celebrities, it fills up quickly with dancers and fun-seekers. Claiming a space capacity that holds 400 people, it features an ultra-modern décor and lighting, world-class customer service, and hospitality that guarantees an unprecedented night experience. Great pricing, great service staff, excellent music, outstanding entertainment all in one place - Chidinma Ogugua Mba

Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar
Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar

Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar

Cultural centre

Cross River

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Sightseeing, Relaxation, Learn, Explore art, Ceremony, Attend public lectures

About Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar was established to serve as a central point for the promotion of cultural activities in the state. No place shows the spirit and culture of Calabar City and Cross River State in general than the Cultural Centre Complex. Security/Safety of Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar, here are some helpful things to take along with you:   Camera to capture the sights and take selfies with A companion and family   Best Features This is a melting pot for cultural and social activities in Calabar. Housing incredible cultural-related pieces and facilities for theatre and conference events, it provides a magnificent venue where culture can be celebrated and knowledge can be shared and passed on. Writer's Review Plans are in advanced stages to build a shopping mall within the compound to fuse the cultural and leisure atmosphere and provide a one-stop centre for relaxation, fun, and appreciation of art.   The National Theatre Lagos has the best theatre facilities in the country, followed by the Calabar Cultural Centre Complex - Pillar. Nov 06, 2015 Cross River Gets 232Million From Sale of Cultural Center - Cross River Watch. May 06, 2014   Security/Safety of Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Camera to capture the sights and take selfies with A companion and family Best Features This is a melting pot for cultural and social activities in Calabar. Housing incredible cultural-related pieces and facilities for theatre and conference events, it provides a magnificent venue where culture can be celebrated and knowledge can be shared and passed on. Writer's Review Plans are in advanced stages to build a shopping mall within the compound to fuse the cultural and leisure atmosphere and provide a one-stop centre for relaxation, fun, and appreciation of art. The National Theatre Lagos has the best theatre facilities in the country, followed by the Calabar Cultural Centre Complex - Pillar. Nov 06, 2015 Cross River Gets 232Million From Sale of Cultural Center - Cross River Watch. May 06, 2014

Aroma Restaurant
Aroma Restaurant

Aroma Restaurant

Restaurant

Cross River

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Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drink

About Aroma Restaurant Aroma Restaurant. Established by Event Planner/Television Presenter Annabel Bonney, Aroma Restaurant is famous for their delicious home made local and continental Calabar Dishes. Security/Safety of Aroma Restaurant This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Aroma Restaurant, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash as their POS may be presently unavailable Colleagues and Friends Things to do while at Aroma Restaurant Get to do these at Aroma Restaurant: Enjoy the openness and evening breeze with good food, good company, and good music Dine away on their superb meals and drinks bar Best Features Sporting an exotic look with the raffia roofs, open seating space and beautiful waitresses, Aroma Restaurant offers one a taste of the fused Caribbean/Calabar dining experience in Municipal Gardens. Writer's Review An instant favorite from its environment to the central foot-tapping music booming all over, Aroma Restaurant prides itself on the level of service and leisure it provides its customers and continues to improve. There are also plans to open another branch to take Aroma Restaurant closer to locals in other environs. After here, straight to Aroma o. I wan flex small - My host when I visited Calabar

U. J. Esuene Stadium
U. J. Esuene Stadium

U. J. Esuene Stadium

Sport arena

Cross River

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Stadium, Relaxation, Play, Meet friends, Exercise, Eat, Drink

History U. J. Esuene Stadium U. J. Esuene Stadium was established in 1977. This multi-purpose stadium is named after the late Brigadier Udoakaha Jacob Esuene, who was an air force officer who became Military Governor of South-Eastern State (now known as Cross River State). Security/Safety of U. J. Esuene Stadium This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to U. J. Esuene Stadium, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your football kits Your team jersey Shades for those afternoon matches Cash for entry ticket Your squad Things to do while at U. J. Esuene Stadium At U. J. Esuene Stadium? Here are some things you can do: Watch a live local or international match Experience Calabar and its social events Best Features Initially opened as a 25,000 capacity stadium, it was reduced to 18,000 seating capacity to meet FIFA standards. Featuring a well maintained grass turf and standard running track with ultra modern video-matrix scoreboard and floodlights, an ultra modern OBS media center and a steel perimeter fence, it is one of the most popular and used stadiums in Nigeria. Writer's Review A conducive stadium where comfort is prioritized for spectators, it has also hosted a lot of social and political events where a number of historic events have taken place. Workers In Calabar Were At U.J. Esuene Stadium For May Day Celebration When They Received Alerts For May Salary - News Wire. May 1, 2016 Nigeria Vs Liberia showdown at U.J. Esuene Sports Stadium in Calabar - Liberia Entertainment. Oct 12, 2012

K's Pizza Place
K's Pizza Place

K's Pizza Place

Pizzeria

Cross River

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Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drink

About: K's Pizza Place is a contemporary pizzeria located in the heart of Cross-River state, Nigeria. It is a great place to enjoy tasty pizza and shawarma. If you ever visit the city of Calabar and you want to treat yourself to fresh, rich, flaky, and crusty pizza, make a stop at K's Pizza Place.   Safety: K's Pizza Place has recorded no security breaches since its opening. It is secure for families and individuals.   Best features: Placid environment, great customer service.   Best time to visit: Weekends