As at the time of writing this article (List of Top 10 Places in Lagos Nigeria – Occupynaija,) Lagos State remains the biggest and most beautiful city in Nigeria.
It will be recalled that the city was first known to be the Federal Capital Territory FCT till 1991 that the FCT was shifted to Abuja till date.
Lagos State is situated at the South West region of Nigeria and the capital city is located at Ikeja.
The state is sub divided into major 2 areas which are; Island and Mainland.
Top Places in Lagos Island
- Victoria Island
- Eko Atlantic City
Top places in Lagos Mainland
Let’s talk little about the beautiful places in Lagos Island
There are numerous beautiful places in Lagos Ikoyi such as ikoyi club but we will focus on the notable ones which includes;
- Thought Pyramid Art Centre, Lagos
- Ogirikan Art Gallery
- Lagos Fishing Charters
- Oasis Medspa
This is where the Lagos Island is situated and the most popular Eko Hotel.
90% of all the companies and most headquarters are residing in Lagos Victoria Island.
The town Lekki is one of the biggest commercial areas in Lagos Island which is also sub divided into 2, namely; Lekki phase 1 and Lekki phase 2.
The two sides of Lekki phase 1 and 2 are located along the popular Ajah road that leads to Aweyaya to Epe city.
Lekki is full with lots of beautiful attractions centres that can be seen all over VGC, Chevron, Ikate, Agogi and many more.
EKO Atlantic City:
Eko Atlantic City is the new and fast growing city that is tag ‘Live And Work’. The city is built on top part of Eleguchi Beach.
The city is proposed to be like Dubai with sky scrappers all over and lots of facilities within the city.
Here is the most popular part of Lagos State that people easily classified it’s residents to be rich and living luxury life.
Ajah serves as major road to most part of Lagos Island making it more difficult to drive on before and after work as the traffic is so unbeatable and nothing to write home about.
Top places in Lagos Mainland
And finally, Let’s also discuss about the most beautiful places in Lagos Mainland.
Ikeja is the capital city of Lagos State, the city is well designed with beautiful Government offices, residential, hotels, schools, shopping malls, Hospitals, Government Reserve Area GRA and many more.
The popular tech support market called Ikeja mall, Computer Village and mobiles phones of all types is also located at Ikeja. More also the popular Fela Shrine is in Ikeja.
Talking about beauty, magodo has the most beautiful housing estates in Lagos Mainland designed comfortably to suit you.
If you are looking for good place to live, magodo is the ideal place for you. The town is sub divided into two phases, Phase 1 and Phase 2.
Maryland is settled around gbagada and Oshodi down to Ikeja GRA. The Ikeja cantonment is also part of Maryland.
Maryland city also have lots of beautiful Estates and expensive hotels some of which are Shonibare Estate. Ikeja GRA, G. Cappa, Mende, The major Maryland Estate, and lastly Onigbongbo Estate.
Ikorodu happened to be among or the biggest city in Lagos. ikorodu is located at the north-east of the state with over 500,000.00 residents according to the last census in 2006.
The town is also having the biggest Local Government Area LGA of Lagos State Nigeria. And the city/town shares boundary between Lagos State and Ogun State Nigeria.
Ikorodu is less expensive town to live with beautiful roads connecting other parts of Lagos. In general, the cost of living in ikorodu is far less than other places like the island.
The town is said to be regarded as one with more Tech support offices which has prompt the visit of Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg who once visited the Tech Hub.
Yaba is an ideal place to live and work, there are numerous job opportunities in the area due to high number of institutions in the area.
The town is more populated with institutions and students thereby making it a conducive environment for singles and ready to mingle, to live in.
The town also have lots of beautiful attractions such as Restaurants, hotels, games reserve and children parks.
List of Top 10 Places in Lagos Nigeria – Occupynaija