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MY EXPERIENCE ON THE NRC KADUNA TO ABUJA EXPRESS TRAIN

MY EXPERIENCE ON THE NRC KADUNA TO ABUJA EXPRESS TRAIN

In this post, I’ll be sharing my experience on the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) train from Kaduna to Abuja. I have travelled by road to a couple of places in Nigeria. My furthest trips were, down south to Lagos, Imo State in the East and […]

LAGOS: First Impressions and Fun facts

LAGOS: First Impressions and Fun facts

Getting to Lagos A few airlines fly from Abuja to Lagos, I took Arik for the first leg and peace for the 2nd leg, contrary to popular opinion, both flights left on time and arrived on time, they were both early morning flights. Places I […]

Culture Shock: Narrating Experiences

Culture Shock: Narrating Experiences

Culture Shock: is the confusion experienced by someone when they are suddenly introduced to a new way of life or foreign cultures. To the Yoruba people of Nigeria, kneeling or prostrating on the floor while greeting comes so easily to them, they go all the […]

Abuja: My First Hiking Experience

Abuja: My First Hiking Experience

Hiking has become a norm in Nigeria lately, especially in Abuja, Jos and places with rocks and hills. How it All Came About I have always wanted to have a feel of it as I’m all out for experiences over owning or acquiring things.   […]

RANDOM SIGHTINGS

RANDOM SIGHTINGS

This is a pretty miscellaneous post, I have so many pictures on my laptop and drop box, one drive and was going through them recently and decided to share those I found weird or random or had some story. I spend a lot of time […]

FIRST IMPRESSIONS; BRASOV, ROMANIA

FIRST IMPRESSIONS; BRASOV, ROMANIA

I journeyed from Debrecen, Hungary to Brasov by train and that took about 15 hours by train. Brasov is also known as Kronstadt and is located in the transylvanian part of Romania I had a little skirmish at the border as I was questioned by […]

ABOARD THE NIGHT TRAIN: TWO TALES, TWO COUNTRIES

ABOARD THE NIGHT TRAIN: TWO TALES, TWO COUNTRIES

One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things ~ Henry Miller One thing which is common for all travelers, all who leave their comfort zone to explore new places is their stories. Every traveler has their unique experience, be it […]

Happy New Year!!! Update

Happy New Year!!! Update

One reason I love a NEW YEAR is because its a time to let go, to start a new, reconcile with enemies, stop keeping malice, check in on relatives. Sure, you can say, “ah but you can do that every other day,” right?? Yeah but […]

A solitary day in Nara!

A solitary day in Nara!

Its 8:00am I’ve got a free day today, its my last week in Osaka and I am thinking I must visit Nara today.  I had planned on going to Kyoto, Nara and Kobe and only succeeded in going to Kyoto so far. Its either I […]