Nigeria (Bradt Travel Guides)
The chaos of Lagos, one of the world’s most populous cities, often overshadows the rich offerings found elsewhere in Nigeria. Explore further and travellers can bathe in the Wikki Warm Springs at Yankari National Park; trek through Oshogbo Sacred Forest – a world Heritage site; or visit one of the Emir’s many elaborately decorated palaces. The only dedicated English-speaking travel guide to Nigeria on the market, personal anecdotes guide the traveller through each region, highlighting places to eat, sleep and shop. Essential advice on where to stay and how to avoid scams ensure travellers arrive at their destination safely. Lizzie Williams‘ engaging style brings alive the many cultural events such as the Abuja carnival and the horse-riding Durbar festivals.