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What’s hot on the Lagos fashion sceneWhen it comes to fashion in Africa, Lagos is a leading light. From high end to streetwear, markets to boutiques, the Lagos fashion scene offers traditional attire, avant-garde chic, classic men's tailoring, sharp looking footwear and vintage and retro-style pieces from new and well-established designers. 

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Where to see live music in Lagos

by Nana February - last edited February by Community Manager

Where to see live music in LagosTo many people, live music in Lagos is synonymous with Afrobeat and the enduring legend and iconography of its pioneer, Fela Kuti. However, as much as the spirit of Fela and the rhythms of traditional African, jazz and highlife vocals seep through the music in Nigeria’s former capital, there’s an eclectic range of sounds that can be heard at a diverse range of venues across the city. Here’s our selection of the best places to listen to live music in Lagos.

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The best Lagos markets and bazaarsFor those with a nose for thrift, or a penchant for organised chaos fuelled by the sounds of slick or persistent haggling, head out to the many well-established Lagos markets and bazaars. From Lekki Market to the vast Balogun Market and the sprawling Computer Village in Ikeja, take a look at our guide to the best market shopping in Lagos.

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Contemporary Nigerian cuisine in LagosLagos is an undeniably cosmopolitan town when it comes to its restaurant culture, but it doesn’t skimp on its own Nigerian cuisine. Often fused with European or ‘continental’ flavours, there are a number of outlets that cater to those with a passion for pepper. From traditional dishes such as ofada rice to local favourites like suya, the following are some of the best places to taste modern Nigerian food in Lagos.

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Where to stay in Lagos

by Nana August - last edited August

Where to stay in LagosExpansive sea views, live music, art galleries and global dining, the top hotels in Lagos offer more than just a place to rest your head. Whether you’re visiting for work, rest or play, we’ve selected the city’s top hotels to help you decide where to stay in Lagos.

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On business in Lagos

by Nana May 2015 - last edited December by Community Manager

On Business in LagosAs addictive as caffeine, Lagos is a sprawling city of bridges, creeks and rivers that link its island and mainland areas. A bursting-at-the-seams population and back history of shrewdly political, artistic and entrepreneurial characters has had an impact on the energetic rhythm of this West African metropolis. Whatever you choose to do on business in Lagos, the place will definitely leave you with a visually vibrant impression.

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