DISCOVER IDEAL NEST: OSOGBO’S MOST ICONIC HOTEL YET!

When I began my NYSC program in Osogbo, Osun state, one of the cool spots I visited asides Aloha Resort, Aurora Conference Centre or Osun-Osogbo Grove was the very prestigious Ideal Nest Hotel. Founded by Mr Olalekan Olayele, a business magnate and frequent traveller, Ideal Nest Hotel repackages hospitality and customer service on a whole … Continue reading DISCOVER IDEAL NEST: OSOGBO’S MOST ICONIC HOTEL YET!

NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM: WHAT’S ON THE INSIDE?!

"It's story time!" "Would you like to hear a little story about the animal kingdom?" He began. A bundle of kindergarten hands went up. "Long ago in a distant land, there lived two friends, the Lion and..." A few months ago, I visited Ile Ife - cradle of yoruba culture and my crispy itinerary included … Continue reading NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM: WHAT’S ON THE INSIDE?!

WHY HAVEN’T YOU VISITED AFOLABI ART GALLERY YET?

any fool can paint a picture, but it takes a wise man to be able to sell it. If your ideal Art Gallery isn't gigantic or overcrowded then Afolabi Art Gallery is the perfect catch for you. It's portable and about the size of small shop but it holds many artworks ranging from beadwork, metalwork, … Continue reading WHY HAVEN’T YOU VISITED AFOLABI ART GALLERY YET?

5 TERRIFIC TIPS FROM MY FIRST TIME IN OSOGBO

You've just arrived in Osogbo, capital city of Osun state - land of the living spring. By now, you realise you could board a motorcycle, taxi or mini bus but you're terrified by these options and everything seems so complicated. Picture this, I got lost twice during my first few weeks in Osogbo. As interesting … Continue reading 5 TERRIFIC TIPS FROM MY FIRST TIME IN OSOGBO