Active trips, BENUE, Destination

Gorgeous Fun Spots To Spend Your Xmas Holiday In Nigeria- ( No.4) Ikyogen Hills

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Nigerians know a thing or two about celebrating Christmas. By now, so many travel plans would have been made to travel to far-flung destination across the world. Whether you crave for a magical fairytale Christmas in a chilling country or an exotic rendezvous in Vegas, surprisingly, the best place to celebrate Christmas is here in Nigeria. So, let’s help you break your foreign travel habits with our diverse spots to enhance your yuletide experience ever. Tourist spot: Ikyogen Hills State of Location: Benue State ( Food Basket Of The Nation) Brief History Of Benue State: Benue state was created in 1976

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Raised On The Road: How Photographer Mother Brought Up Her Baby Son In The Back Of Her ‘Mama Car’ Van For Five Years As She Travelled Across The Country Taking Pictures

Justine Kurland spent a decade traveling across America searching for things to photograph before her son Casper was born at home 12 years ago. Becoming a mother didn’t stop her – and she took Casper on the road with her from the age of just three months in 2004, raising him in the back of her customized van (which he dubbed the ‘Mama Car’) until he turned six. Her body of work from the five-year road trip are featured in a new book called Highway Kind. The subject matter – American landscapes, railways and cars – were shaped by Casper’s

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10 Rare And Romantic Honeymoon Destinations To Try Out

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Wedding season has arrived, While France and Hawaii may top honeymoon destination lists pretty much everywhere, we believe there’s no better time than post-wedding for a couple to travel somewhere a little further off the beaten path. After all, travel teaches us as much about ourselves as it teaches us about this person we’ve just committed the rest of our lives to. So forget about the Eiffel Tower and hiking along Kauai’s blue beaches for a second—and think about these ten rare and romantic itineraries that might be an even better fit for you and your forever beau, whether you

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5 beautiful lakes you should see in your lifetime

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These breathtaking lakes from around the world will remind you of nature’s unique splendour and beauty. 1. Melissani Lake, Greece:  Melissani Lake Melissani is not only the name of the lake, it is the name of cave as well. Both the lake and the cave are situated on the eastern coast of Kefalonia, a Greek island. The arch of the cave fell in thousands of years ago, creating a peculiar uneven shape in the middle. The area is illuminated by beams of sunlight which filter in through the hole, transforming the water to a light blue hue. 2. Five Colour Pond, China:  Five Colour Pond (shenyechen) This

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All You Need To Know Before You Pack Your Bags For A Trip[Infographic]

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Take A Trip To The World’s Most Colorful Cities

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Exploring new cities is always a pleasure, but when those destinations are Crayola-colored and candy-striped, it’s even more of a treat. Countries around the world from Chile to South Africa to the picturesque colonial town of Trinidad in Cuba are home to cities that have done away with the practical in favor of the fun, whether due to a city-wide artistic streak, a cultural love of color, or a Hollywood payout. Curaaos anything-but-white city of Willemstad, for example, is a visual tonic. Rumor has it the governor demanded the vibrant hues to soothe his migraines. And the jewel-like homes that

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12 Health Hacks To Help You Get Comfortable On A Plane

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What’s the best way to sleep on a plane?   My flying has mostly been restricted to cattle class and I can offer the following advice to those in a similar position. If sleep is a priority, take the window seat. You will not be disturbed by other passengers wanting to stretch their legs or go to the toilet. Take or find a cushion to sit on that lifts the base of your spine off the seat. It’s rather the opposite of lumbar support but the design of air seats means I always get sore around the top of my

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30 Amazing Places You Must Visit Before You Die

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No matter how long we’ve traveled, or how many places we’ve been to, we’re always hungry for more.The world is a fascinating place, and it’s a sin not to travel, not to explore. Here is the list of the 30 amazing places worldwide you must visit before you die – an ultimate bucket list: 1. Trinidad, Cuba Cuba’s exhilarating town in the central region is a very popular tourist attraction for several decades now. In 1988, it is proclaimed as UNESCO’s heritage site. The picture says everything; lovely cultural heritage, delicious food, and staggering Caribbean sea are the features of

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5 Ways Total Strangers Can Make Your Trip Better

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I love to travel alone for one very particular reason: the strangers I meet. The conversations we have and their unexpected turns send me deep into the places I go, far beyond skimming the surface lightly. I talk to people who live there, travelers, anyone with a story, anyone who may turn my path a different way from what I had planned. These encounters are what cement my memories of a place, and my relationship to it. Once on an overnight train from Frankfurt to Milan, I shared a cabin with a prim German woman from outside the city, maybe

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Kwara State Makes History With First Female Pilot

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Ladidi Victoria Kolo is a female pilot who is excited about her chosen career. Interestingly, the dream was almost aborted initially because of the high cost of training. In this interview with YETUNDE OLADEINDE , the native of Nupeland  goes down memory lane to recount the challenges, getting total support from her parent, her father’s friend, and the desire to go back for further training to qualify as a commercial pilot . HOW did your parents react when you told them you wanted to be a pilot? Well, they saw it as a risky job but later they gave in

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Looking for Love? Travel To These Countries

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On Tuesday, U.S. News & World Report announced the results of a new study that revealed how 18-to-35-year-olds—otherwise known as Millennials—view countries on a global scale. According to the official website of U.S. News’ Best Countries platform, the study revealed that Canada is the top nation in the world overall according to Millennials, followed by Germany as the second best and the United Kingdom rounding out the top three. The survey consisted of thousands of Millennials scoring countries around the world on a wide range of criteria, including dating culture and career development. According to the results, Australia was voted the

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9 Tips To Push Your Travel Agent Career Forward

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  The travel agent business is not dead but very much alive. Many are entering into the business due to his low start up capital base with near zero overhead liabilities. So, if you have to make a career of it, consider the following tips and go ahead to be the best in it. Goodluck! You’ll be broke, but you’ll travel like a billionaire Think about this as a lifestyle more than a career. The pay is not great but there’s no other industry where you get to travel like this. You’ll regularly go on free trips to luxury resorts

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