Lagos is a beautiful city , home of hustlers , pride of Nigeria , Economic haven and oh yes where money falls from trees. Just kidding .

beforeyouvisitlagosSo if you are planning on visiting this amazing metropolis then there are important points to note and to keep in mind.

This would enable you to be prepare and ready for the Lagos Lifestyle.

before-you-visit-lagos-evatese-blog (1)  So thinking of visiting Lagos , here are some very vital and important information you need to know before packing your bags ..

Before You Visit Lagos : 10 Things You Must Know

1. Traffic is a lifestyle

Traffic-before-you-visit-lagos-evatese-blog (6)In case you are coming from mini cities where you can even hardly see a car on the road well the reverse is the case.
Traffic is always abundant . Its a lifestyle

2. Transportation
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

before-you-visit-lagos-evatese-blog (3)Truth be said , in Lagos yo cant get missing easily . The metropolis is massive even with the little expanse of land . it has cities within cities .

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

5. Accommodation
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

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Lagos Night life is one you cant afford not to experience. The metropolis has the best hot spots to hangout. Lagos never sleeps.

7. Security
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.

Lastma-before-you-visit-lagos-evatese-blog (4)10 . Beware of Lastma , KIA and other government officials

before-you-visit-lagos-evatese-blog (7)Try as much as possible not to violate rules and regulations. also know your rights o …

Owambe-before-you-visit-lagos-evatese-blog (2)Lagos is an amazing city to experience, no dulling moment , full of bad and good experiences and above all be smart.

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 .