Africa - Nigeria (Chapter)
This is the Nigeria chapter from Lonely Planet’s Africa guidebook.
Nigeria is a pulsating powerhouse, and Lagos, its main city, is the face of modern Africa. Immerse yourself in the layered cultures, histories and surroundings, from the ancient Muslim cities, Yoruba kingdoms and spiritual shrines to the river deltas and the legacy of slave ports and tribal conflict.
- join the gold rush of Lagos, the newly moneyed, fastest growing, and largest African city on the continent
- learn about the traditional arts and ancient spiritual shrines in Oshogbo, the centre of Yoruba culture
- take in colonial history and cutting-edge conservation in the easygoing old river port, Calabar
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Lagos, Southern Nigeria, Abeokuta, Ibadan, Oshogbo, Benin City, Calabar, Northern Nigeria, Abuja, Jos, Yankari National Park, Kano and Gashaka-Gumti National Park.
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