Wondering where to get your instagram worthy pictures taken in Lagos?
Even though we complain about Lagos all the time, and study shows that the only other more stressful places to live in are war zones, there is still something magnetic and endearing about the city.
Being the economic and cultural powerhouse of Nigeria, it isn’t really surprising that Lagos is filled with lots of exciting and beautiful places that will keep you engaged. As millennials, we really care about doing it for the ‘gram, and it is amazing how much effort we put into it.
On that note, these are the best spots around the city to get that perfect shot to ring in those likes! If you need more inspiration and more spots, check out Lagosthroughmyeyes on Instagram for the coolest posts from all around Lagos.
Have you really lived in Lagos if you haven’t been on a boat ride to the beach? Surrounded by a coast, the city boasts of many beautiful beaches and watersides, with picturesque views perfect to give your Insta-fans tropical holiday vibes.
Konbini Nigeria Office (African Artists’ Foundation)
The art scene in Lagos is buzzing, but there is nowhere else quite as beautifully curated as the Konbini office/African Artists’ Foundation. Even though you didn’t mean to, you’ll find yourself spending hours in there, probably trying to get the perfect shot before you even start looking at the art!
Is it a club? Is it a restaurant? Is it a house? No one knows but it’s provocative, it gets the people going! Owned by Orire Omatsola, founder of Re Lagos, this is the perfect spot for an intimate event and being there is always good vibes.
Nok By Alara
The colourful and vibrant garden at Nok offers more than good food and vibes. With artsy furniture and beautiful greenery, there is a corner of the garden ready for your ‘gram!
Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja
If you live in Lagos, you’ll most likely never need to stay in a hotel, however, this brand new one can lure you in to check in for the weekend! With its gorgeous poolside, and plethora of restaurants and bars, there’s definitely something worth your while.