“TRAVELLING – IT LEAVES YOU SPEECHLESS, THEN TURNS YOU INTO A STORYTELLER.” – IBN BATTUTA. 2020 is the year of deliberately creating memories and travelling to new places is one sure-fire way to build up your memory bank. We at the Wakaabout have made this list for you of ten fantastic African countries to visit… Continue reading 10 Countries to Visit in 2020
The GT Bank Fashion Weekend just ended and we were there to capture all our favourite looks. Unlike last year when we focused on runway, this year, our focus was on street style because what’s not to love about all the ways people found to express themselves off the runway. From people serving class and… Continue reading The Wakaabout’s Favourite Looks From GT Bank Fashion Weekend
The 2019 edition of Aké Arts and Book Festival ended a week ago and it was heavily attended by diverse people from different walks of life and different continents all united by beautiful literature and enthralling art. When one thinks about AkéFest, what comes to mind is how much the African literary and art scene… Continue reading How AkéFest is Contributing to Afrotourism
What if I told you that Sundays are not just meant for you to lift up holy hands, eat rice and stew and stay inside your house? There are some fun things you can do on a Sunday that won’t put a hole in your pocket in this Lagos that you just have to breathe… Continue reading Things to do on a Sunday in Lagos
Lagos has some of the best places to chill and have maximum fun but you are not going to know because you are either omo get inside or you are not exploring enough. This is why The Wakaabout is your plug for all things Lagos. And on this episode of Experiencing Lagos, we bring you… Continue reading Of Moist Beach in Lagos and what to do this weekend
Hi guys and welcome to the first post in the part where I talk about all the delicious food I have been eating. Apparently, I have not shared a lot about the food aspect of my Wakaabout and that is about to change around here because I need to be good to my Brethren. So… Continue reading You want it? Make it
“If you are not willing to spend more than 10,000 naira, leave hotels in Lekki alone”.
There’s this common belief that people of African descent are made of all things solid and that our skins are ageless no matter how we treat them. “Black don’t crack” has been thrown around so much that people assume it is license to not pay so much attention to their skins and to eventually walk… Continue reading Black Don’t Crack and Why You Need Sunscreen
Last week, we did an online poll for places people would love to travel to soon. And a lot of people said they would love to visit Kajuru Castle. If you are like us or like them and you already know why, Oya chop knuckle. If you don’t know, don’t feel bad about it. That’s… Continue reading Travel Destination: Kajuru Castle
We all want to be able to take sometime off and travel, get to see the world, have more fun or basically just live la vida loca. However, this can be difficult to do without money because beyond stopping “insort”, money and power ensure that you get to live your very best life. And since… Continue reading Are You Securing The Bag?