Having approached the half mark of the year, there’s no better time to take a break from daily routine and relax with your significant other.
Romantic getaways come highly recommended for the simple reason that they create an avenue for couples to bond and get to know each other in new ways. Here are four places in West Africa you can visit:
With beach resorts like La Campaigne Tropicana and Epe Resort and Spa, you can enjoy a romantic getaway right here in Lagos. La Campagne Tropicana is a private 60-acre beach resort in Lekki, Lagos. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort combines an African themed hospitality with modern luxury.
As for the Epe Resort and Spa, set amid tropical gardens this upscale resort is 24 km from Eleko Beach.
This is popular with couples as it boasts more than a few luxury resorts where one can relax and feel at one both with nature and your bae.
Coco Ocean Resort, the Golden Beach Hotel, and the Ocean Bay Hotel are just some of the resorts where you can retreat to and enjoy both the intimacy of the area and the openness of the beach.
If the idea of a beach vacation in a quaint island nation appeals to you then Cape Verde should definitely be on your radar. is a nation on a volcanic archipelago off the northwest coast of Africa. It’s known for its Creole Portuguese-African culture and morna music. Its many beaches are jumping-off points for wind sports and diving among shipwrecks.
With super affordable return flight tickets, Ghana is another option as it’s relative slower pace makes for a great escape from the usual Lagos hustle and bustle.
Places such as the Labadi Beach Hotel, Villa Monticello, and Aknac Hotel are just some of the places on the coast that offer accommodation catered to couples looking to get away from routine and crowds.
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