Top ChoiceBooks in Lagos

Jazz Hole

An offspring of the great Glendora Books, Jazz Hole is primarily a book and record store. In this oasis of calm in the mile-a-minute city, sip tea in the lovely cafe and get cultural lessons from the proprietor –...

Top ChoiceArts & Crafts in Lagos


Out in the gated Parkview estate, Quintessence sells artworks and crafts, with an especially good selection of clothes and some antique carvings and artefacts. Some of the colourful, funky and original garments...

Market in Lagos

Jankara Market

Jankara Market is the largest market in Lagos and sells everything from tie-dyed cloth, trade beads and jewellery to pirate cassettes, pottery and clothing. There is also a fetishes market where you can buy...

Gifts & Souvenirs in Lagos

Eko Hotel Gatehouse

There are some good crafts on offer including carvings, calabashes and some unfortunate animals' skins.

Market in Lagos

Balogun Market

The rambling maze of Balogun Market is excellent for clothes and fabric from across West Africa.