Nigeria is often misunderstood and misrepresented by some people. There is a lot you should know about the giants of Africa and why it should not miss out on your travel bucket list. Nigeria is one of the most amazing countries on the African continent, and we are sure you will eventually start to understand the impact it is creating for travellers across the world.
If you have never been to Nigeria and have a plan to consider it as your next travel destination, here are some travel tips you should have on your mind before considering Nigeria as your next travel destination.
- English is commonly spoken in Nigeria
When we talk about Nigeria, we have a negative mindset, and we start assuming that everyone in Nigeria is illiterate. We start assuming that people in Nigeria will not be in a position to communicate in English. However, many people do not know that English is commonly spoken in Nigeria. Communicating in English in Nigeria is as easy as finding escorts in Canada. So, do not worry about the language and start preparing yourself for other things that may be necessary for you while you are traveling to Nigeria.
- Nigerians are warm and friendly but also loud
When traveling in Nigeria, you will always be welcomed by Nigerians who are warm and friendly by nature. They love to communicate with foreigners and share their country’s history all the time. We have so much to share, and it will only add to your knowledge base. So, you have found to feel comfortable while you are around them and want to look for ways in which you can connect with them on a personal level. The only issue you might face here is that Nigerians are often to love while thinking speak with others. So, prepare yourself for it so that you do not feel confused while communicating with them.
- Spicy food ahead
Nigerians offer food, and the variety is incomparable to any place in this world. They have so many unique dishes to offer, and we are confident that you might not have heard of many of them, but when you start consuming the same, you would want to recreate it at your home. However, most of the food items they offer are spicy and if you have a problem with it, learn about your options before you land in Nigeria. Start searching for different food items that can be consumed by you during your stay in Nigeria, and you will be happy with the way in which you take things forward.
- Public transportation can be a struggle
Public transport is an issue in many countries, and while it is not the worst in Nigeria, you are bound to struggle with public transportation in the country. While you are planning your itinerary, make sure that you look for ways in which you can use public transportation in the right place and at the right time. This is very important if you want to travel to different places in Nigeria and be happy with your visit at all times.
Remember that you cannot move around the country without using public transport. So, you should make it a point to understand the issues you can face while using public transport and make the necessary changes in your plan accordingly. This will benefit you throughout your trip to the country, and we hope you’ll make it a point to understand the same and make the necessary changes to your plan while traveling.