Lagos is a beautiful city , home of hustlers , pride of Nigeria , Economic haven and oh yes where money falls from trees. Just kidding .
This would enable you to be prepare and ready for the Lagos Lifestyle.
Before You Visit Lagos : 10 Things You Must Know
1. Traffic is a lifestyle
If you don’t mind the jumping , pushing , squeezing and various characters you might encounter on a regular pubic transport .
Then a taxi would be your best choice and there are various services such as Uber , Afro , etc.
3. Lagos is like its own country
4.Cost & Expenses
One good thing about Lagos is that you can live like a king and also like an average man .choice is yours.
You can minimize your expenses and at the same time expend your funds and get stranded.
I don’t advice you to get stranded or out of cash especially when you don’t know anyone
You wont have an issue of where to lay your head as there are hotels & guest houses everywhere . Also this depends on your budget.
6. Night Life is Dope
In Lagos , the watch word is safety . Not only safety conscious in relating to crimes but even to the extent o you being in the car .
While traveling within city limit, wind up the door glasses of the car and keep the doors locked. It is advisable to avoid purchasing items from street hawkers. There were incidents when these street hawkers become highway robbers after the dusk.
8.Mind Your Business o
Try not to involve yourself in unnecessary arguments that could lead to fights
9.Have a spare source of power.
I don’t mean generators o ! But in Lagos , availability of light is quite an issue . So always have a power bank to at least keep yo connected to the world.
Do you live in Lagos ? what advice would you give to a newbie ? Share your experience as a Lagos-first timer below in the comment box.
Eager to hear from you .