Living in Lagos No Be Beans!
There are a lot of odds against us, and we spend our free time fantasizing about leaving Nigeria, but really, where isn’t tough? While we’re still here though, we must make life more bearable, and even enjoyable.
Here are six tips for living in Lagos.
Always Compare Location
Thank God for tech. you can literally compare distance to know if your movement would favour your plans
Never Leave Without
Lagos traffic is probably the worst in Nigeria; It’s very important to look before you leap. Plan before you step out of your house. People often say ‘Live close to your office’ when giving Lagos hacks, while I think that is necessary, We all also can’t all afford to live close to our offices.
A more realistic move is to plan carefully every time you’re going out. If you live far from your workplace, leave home early and if you don’t want to get
Find A Hobby
Lagos can be crazy stressful and fun, and sometimes the pressure can be so much that if you don’t have that special thing you love doing, you may break.
That said, it’s safe to find something to do that will constantly spark joy in your life. Hobbies play an important role in mitigating some of these unavoidable stress.
To Your Body
The heat, traffic and stress of living in Lagos can often put a strain on your physical and mental health.
Medical bills are expensive and often come at inconvenient times. That is why you must pay (very) close attention to your body. Don’t overstress yourself for that monthly salary. If your body says no, Please listen!
Also, this is not an excuse for laziness, as hard work is an essential tool for making it in the City of Lagos.
Create Healthy Networks And Circle
When you go out for social gatherings, try as best as you can to meet people who share
Also, don’t limit yourself to events within your industry. You can make great connections even at the club! If you don’t go out often, you can also network on social media by starting conversations on platforms like LinkedIn or Twitter.
Where There is Fun, Savour It
Finally, sometimes, you just need to sit back, relax, and breathe. Lagos is a beautiful city and you live in it
It can be so overwhelming living in Lagos, so you need the occasional breather. There are tons of activities to do in Lagos that can take the edge off.
Go to a club with friends, visit an art gallery, go to the beach, go see a movie or two at the mall with your friends. Here are places you can try
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