The Kenyan Experience: Nairobi

Background Kenya is an East African country with a population of over 45million people. It lies on the equator and was a founding member of the East African Community (EAC). The largest tribe in the country is the Kikuyus who are of Bantu origin. The Kikuyus are known to be entrepreneurial, with their women particularly … Continue reading The Kenyan Experience: Nairobi

Travelling While Nigerian

  For those of us that hold that passport which serves more as barrier than an entry pass, preparing for a trip takes 3 times as much as any other person from another continent. But for the love of travel, we brace the challenges and difficulties, the waiting times and delays You may need a … Continue reading Travelling While Nigerian

Have Fun in Ukraine

Believe me, I only wanted to see my younger sister, who lives and schools in Kharkiv (Kharkov in Russian). My mum raised independent children, that’s why we are all over the globe. My sister speaks Russian so it works well for her. Visa To Ukraine This is the most expensive and hardest visa I’ve had … Continue reading Have Fun in Ukraine

Once upon a time in Jo’Burg

  Getting There I traveled with my sisters and friend to Johannesburg some years ago. It was one of the less exciting trips I’ve been on. I still have no idea why this city was chosen, I came home from school and saw the visa in my passport. Yes, Nigerians need a VISA to go … Continue reading Once upon a time in Jo’Burg

Travel 2014

Travel Goals are certainly not something that used to be on my mind when a new year rolls around. However, I think goals in general can be very useful in helping you define priorities, and even for those of us who love spontaneous travel, it can be hard on one’s time and pocket. So before … Continue reading Travel 2014

Venice, Italy

(Click on pictures for bigger view) As we began our descent to Venice’s Marco Polo airport, I tried to catch a glimpse of the city from the airplane window and all I could see was water, scary! Venice is surreal, it’s just different from what you are used to. Getting off the plane, we went … Continue reading Venice, Italy

Getting Artsy in Berlin

Getting There You need an international passport and Visa (Being that I was backpacking around Europe and I have an American passport, I did not get a visa, if you have a Nigerian passport, you need a SCHENGEN VISA). I was already in Germany, so I took a bus from Frankfurt to Berlin for 22 … Continue reading Getting Artsy in Berlin