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Lagos yacht club

ABOUT The Lagos Yacht Club is also known as LYC. It is situated in Magazine Point, Onikan, Lagos Island, Lagos State. Founded by a group of sea lovers in 1932, it is one of the oldest sporting societies in Nigeria. Several gaming activities are held at the club house, especially boat sailing. The club has over 30 members who participate in the annual Whispering Palms Regatta. The Lagos yacht club is the ideal place for lovers of sailing, boat rides or people looking to enjoy the serenity and ambience of the Atlantic Ocean. SERVICES Every year, the Yacht Club hosts the Whispering Palms Regatta. Also, the Yacht Club house is an arena for  lots of exciting gaming activities. Lagos Yacht Club was established to allow for boat riding and other water sporting activities. It is notable as a fun place for people that enjoy the ambience of the Ocean. BEST FEATURES Lagos Yacht Club is one of the best sporting clubs in Nigeria. It has lots of exciting features. Some of these features include:  - Private Sporting Club - Standard Sporting Facilities - High-Class location WHO CAN VISIT Lagos Yacht Club is a closed sporting club. Only registered members are allowed in this game club. However, fun seekers visit the site to enjoy the beauty of the sea. BEST TIME TO VISIT Lagos Yacht Club is a closed sporting club. Only registered members are allowed in this game club. SAFETY Lagos Yacht Club is located in a very safe location. Also, security personnel are on-guard at the club house to ensure the safety of visitors. These security officials also help to maintain order during gaming activities. .

Category: Club

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African Artists' foundation

History of African Artists' foundation African Artists' foundation was built in 2007to promote African arts and artists. It is notable as a platform where Nigerian artists can come show their works. Built by Azu Nwagbogu in 2007. African Arts foundation is an establishment dedicated to promoting African arts and artists. It serves to promote the richness and diversity of the Nigerian artist. Security/Safety of African Artists' foundation This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to African Artists' foundation, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A camera with a change of batteries Things to do while at African Artists' foundation Before heading to African Artists' foundation, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Visit the art gallery Buy some of the art works Best Features It is a celebration of Nigerian art and artists Writer's Review To go and appreciate and understand Nigerian art. Most common visitors Art lovers,Photographers, Curators The African Artist Foundation promoting Art and Photography- Vanguard news, 2013.

Category: Art gallery

Tags: Relaxation, Explore art, Eat, Drink, Buy/Sells

Jankara Market

History of Jankara Market Jankara Market. It is notable as a place to source for locally made products at pocket friendly rates Jankara Market is one of the largest markets in Lagos offering a variety of beads, tie-dyed cloth, pottery and even clothing. Security/Safety of Jankara Market This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Jankara Market, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A pair of sunglasses Light clothing Face cap or hat Things to do while at Jankara Market Before heading to Jankara Market, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Visit the various stalls Best Features It is a place to buy locally made goods Writer's Review To go get nice locally made goods at affordable prices Most common visitors Tourists, Historians, Curators. Lamentations of Jankara market traders- The headline in 2012 after the Jankara market got burnt as reported by the Vanguard newspaper

Category: Market

Tags: Work, Meet friends, Buy/Sells

Get Arena

History of Get Arena Get Arena was built. It is notable as an arena for racing, arcade games, and rock climbing. Get Arena is the ideal destination for people looking to go kart racing, play arcade games or just relax from the stress of work or school. Security/Safety of Get Arena This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Get Arena, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Sun glasses A camera with change of batteries Things to do while at Get Arena Before heading to Get Arena, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Play arcade games Wall climbing Car racing Best Features It is a place to play arcade games, race cars. Writer's Review To go and relax and unwind with fun and games Most common visitors Fun lovers, Adventurers Go kart in Get Arena today- Naija metro's headline in 2013 advertising the different events offered at Get Arena.

Category: Play ground

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Play, Meet friends, Eats

Lekki Beach Resort

History of Lekki Beach Resort Lekki Beach Resort. It is notable as a relaxation spot for tourists, fun lovers, nature enthusiasts. Lekki Beach Resort offers the best of recreational facilities without sacrificing its traditional golfing principles. It is the ideal fun spot for golfers, leisure seekers and nature lovers. Security/Safety of Lekki Beach Resort This is a very safe location. Don't go near the water unsupervised What To Bring Before heading to Lekki Beach Resort, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Shorts Sandals Swimming gear Things to do while at Lekki Beach Resort Before heading to Lekki Beach Resort, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Play golf Collect sea shells Build sand castles Best Features Its closeness to nature, the relaxing ambience Writer's Review To go and relax away from stress. Most common visitors Writers, Fun lovers, Tourists, Nature enthusiasts The water is soothing and the scenery pleasing to the eye- My friend to me on getting to the resort

Category: Resort

Tags: Swim, Sightseeing, See wildlife, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore nature, Eats

Silverbird Galleria

History of Silverbird Galleria Silverbird Galleria was built in 2004to serve as a shopping mall and entertainment center. It is notable as a shopping mall and relaxation center Built by Silverbird group in 2004. Lover of good movies? food? or just looking for a fun place to hang in Lagos? The galleria as it is popularly called is the choice destination where fun loving Lagosians go to unwind from the stress of Lagos. Security/Safety of Silverbird Galleria This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Silverbird Galleria, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash A friend, spouse, significant other Things to do while at Silverbird Galleria Before heading to Silverbird Galleria, here are some helpful things to take along with you: See a movie Visit the stalls Play the variety of games offered at the arcade center Visit the food court Best Features It is a fun place to relax Writer's Review To go and unwind in a different way Most common visitors Leisure seekers, tourists, schools Silverbird announces MBGN 2015 screening- Pulse Nigeria, 2015

Category: Mall

Tags: Sightseeing, See a movie, Meet friends, Eat, Drink, Buy/Sells

The Church of Assumption

About The Church of Assumption A renown place of worship in Ikoyi, The Church of Assumption opens its doors to all who visit. If you're looking for a Catholic experience away from home, you should consider visiting here. The Church of Assumption holds 5 masses on Sunday; 6:15am, 7:30am, 9:00am, 11:00am and 6:00pm. Safety This is a relatively safe location. Things to Do This is a welcoming Catholic place of worship where you can come for Mass service, Confession and Communion. What to Bring Before heading to the Church of Assumption here is a list of helpful things to take along with you;  a bible, desire to worship God, a friend to worship God with. Best Features The hymns are solemn and heavenly. Best Time to Visit The Church of Assumption The best time to visit the Church of Assumption is during any of the mass. Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are families, friends, class groups, tourists, religious leaders, clergy men. Why You Should Visit To pray and worship God.

Category: Place of worship

Tags: Worship, Sightseeing, Explore art, Dances

Tarzan Beach Resort

History of Tarzan Beach Resort Tarzan Beach Resort was built in 1980to allow for quiet and relaxing time. It is notable as a fun and serene place for picnics and water sporting activities. Built by Tarzan Maritime Nigeria in 1980. Tarzan offers an escape from the reality of school, work, and life. With its wide range of water sports available, you are sure of a good time. Security/Safety of Tarzan Beach Resort This is a very safe location. don't go near the water without supervision What To Bring Before heading to Tarzan Beach Resort, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A pair of sunglases Shorts sandals Things to do while at Tarzan Beach Resort Before heading to Tarzan Beach Resort, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Water skiing Body and wave surfing Picnic Best Features Its relaxing ambience Most common visitors Fun lovers, Leisure seekers, Tourists A great place for relaxation, smooth boat cruise and birthday groove.- A testimony from Manolis Papayianopoulos

Category: Beach

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Play, Meet friends, Explore nature, Eats

Third Mainland Bridge

History of Third Mainland Bridge Third Mainland Bridge was built in 1990 in to connect the mainland to the island. It is notable as the link between the mainland and the island. Built by Julius Berger Nigeria PLC in 1990. The Third Mainland Bridge is one of the three bridges in Lagos connecting Lagos Island to the mainland. It is the longest of the three, the remaining two being the Carter Bridge and the Eko bridge. Security/Safety of Third Mainland Bridge This is a very safe location. don't stop on the bridge late at night Things to do while at Third Mainland Bridge Before heading to Third Mainland Bridge, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Soak in the view of the atlantic ocean Experience the coolness of the Ocean Best Features It links two parts of Lagos together Most common visitors Commuters Lagos lights up Third Mainland bridge- The punch newspaper, January 2016.

Category: Monument

Tags: Sightseeing, Explore natures

Black Heritage Museum

History of Black Heritage Museum Black Heritage Museum was builtto preserve relics from the slave trade era. It is notable as a reminder of a bleak segment of the past, and also a testament to the resilience of the region. Black Heritage museum with its relics from a non too romantic slave trade era takes you on a walk through the life of a slave. Security/Safety of Black Heritage Museum This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Black Heritage Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A camera with spare batteries Things to do while at Black Heritage Museum Before heading to Black Heritage Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you: See the relics of slave trade Educate yourself on slave trade history See the culture of Badagry people pre-slave trade. See the different galleries explaining the various aspects of slave trade Best Features It is a living history museum that educates us about the struggles of our predecessors Writer's Review To go and educate themselves on the struggles of our predecessors Most common visitors Historians, Curators, Tourists. We have divided the gallery into subdivisions, each showing how the slave trade started and its abolition- My tour guide to me A walk of lifetime through Badagry slave route- An excerpt from travel start blog.

Category: Museum

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Meet friends, Learn, Explore arts

Club Quilox

History of Club Quilox Club Quilox was built in 2013to provide a diverse entertainment facility for fun seeking Lagosians. It is notable as as the spot for a perfect TGIF! Built by Shina Peller in 2013. Club Quilox is a lifestyle hub offering the best in music, food and party to fun seeking Lagosians. Security/Safety of Club Quilox This is a very safe location. Don't drink if you are driving What To Bring Before heading to Club Quilox, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A nice pair of shoes Things to do while at Club Quilox Before heading to Club Quilox, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Visit the restaurant Go to the karaoke bar Best Features It is a lifestyle hub involving food, party and music Writer's Review To go and unwind and have fun away from the stress of Lagos. Most common visitors Fun seekers, Party planners Quilox celebrates anniversary in grand style- Nigerian Entertainment today, 2015 Photos from Davido's welcome party at club Quilox- Nigerian Entertainment today, February 2016.

Category: Club

Tags: Relaxation, Play, Meet friends, Eat, Drink, Dance, Ceremonys

Lekki Craft Market

History of Lekki Craft Market Lekki Craft Market was built. It is notable as a place to get quality African art and craft work. Looking for quality craft work in Nigeria? The Lekki market provides beautiful and affordable craft works that celebrates the richness of the African and Nigerian culture. Security/Safety of Lekki Craft Market This is a very safe location. Don't leave your belongings unguarded What To Bring Before heading to Lekki Craft Market, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Face cap or hat Light clothing Things to do while at Lekki Craft Market Before heading to Lekki Craft Market, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Visit the various stalls Best Features It is a place to get cultural items Writer's Review To go get quality goods at affordable prices. Most common visitors Art lovers, Tourists. Curators. Crafts market Lekki- An excerpt from a piece by iloveLagos blog

Category: Market

Tags: Work, Meet friends, Buy/Sells