Shake your Groove thing in LagosWestern Africa | 0 Comments | June 25, 2010 at 10:52 am
Lagos is one of the most prominent cities in Nigeria. Tourism in the city has been on the rise as it has become a frequent travelers’ destination. It has a lot of cultural attractions and well as a very strong and rich historical background and sites. Well, apart from all that, if you are a party person, then don’t worry. Lagos has a banging nightlife and your are sure to have a world of fun over here !
There main square is preferably the best place to start your journey of entertainment and partying! Here you will find a host of various events like people painting , magicians doing their magic tricks, or sit down, relax and enjoy the traditional Nigerian music performed by the local street musicians.
Let us scope out some of the hot and happening places that shake Lagos at night :
Groove to the beats of the DJ here who spin out classic tracks from ‘Sizzle’, ‘Byron Lee’ and ‘Third World’. This place also has live reggae bands who come to perform here often. ‘Caipirinhas’ is the local drink which is quite famous.
Plum sports Cafe
If you are with your family or a bunch of friends, then bring them around to this awesome place. Total entertainment which includes great music, TV screens are put up all over to watch your favorite sport of course. The place is fully equipped with computer games for the kids , poker and pool tables for the older crowd. The atmosphere here is serene and peaceful. Most importantly the food here is just awesome.. With a wide variety of Mexican food to choose from, this place has it all !
Like karaoke ? This bar is just the best venue for all karaoke fans . It has the unique sun-fly system which apparently makes every singer sound really good!
Like the late night partying and can’t get enough ? Come and get yourself a round of drinks at the spunky Von Vivant. It is Lagos’s elite nightclub and is one of the last to shut down, approximately at 4 am. Most tourists who come here, like Von Vivant more than most other places.
New Afrika Shrine
This club is renowned throughout Lagos , as it is a popular venue for Grammy nominee ‘Femi Kuti’ – a world famous jazz saxophonist.
The nightlife here begins around 11pm and goes on till the sun comes up!While you are here checking out the nightlife, be sure to check out the beaches as well.Bar beach, Eleko beach, lekki beach and Tarkwa beach are some of the famous ones. You could also check into the hermitage garden resort to experience great local cuisine and get treated to lovely hospitality.
So grab your travel bags, pack your swim-wear, your best club outfits and head out to Lagos where the party is on!