Nigeriaby Lizzie Williams
Nigeria Travel Guide – Travel tips and holiday advice featuring Lagos accommodation and restaurants, UNESCO World Heritage sites, primate sanctuaries and wildlife. This guide also covers suggested itineraries, local culture, Yankari National Park, ancient Islamic cities like Kano, the Oshogbo, Sacred Forest of Yorubaland, Calabar, Wiki Warm Spring.
Published: 24th Sep 2012
About this book
The chaos of Lagos, one of the world’s most populous cities, often overshadows the rich offerings found elsewhere in Nigeria. Explore further and travellers can bathe in the Wikki Warm Springs at Yankari National Park; trek through Oshogbo Sacred Forest – a world Heritage site; or visit one of the Emir’s many elaborately decorated palaces. The only dedicated English-speaking travel guide to Nigeria on the market, personal anecdotes guide the traveller through each region, highlighting places to eat, sleep and shop. Essential advice on where to stay and how to avoid scams ensure travellers arrive at their destination safely. Lizzie Williams’ engaging style brings alive the many cultural events such as the Abuja carnival and the horse-riding Durbar festivals.
About the Author
Based in Cape Town, Lizzie Williams has travelled the length and breadth of Africa as a tour leader and as a guidebook author. Mark Shenley is a photographer whose work regularly appears in publications both in the UK and around the world.