Student excursion is fast becoming a normal part of a child's education. Increasingly, schools around the world are incorporating educational trips into their academic calendar.
The general consensus shared by experts is that Student excursion helps to reinforce and expand on classroom learning. It can also help students build soft skills and expose them to new opportunities.
An excursion is usually a brief pleasure trip. It is an activity organized by the school during which students leave the school premises to engage in educational adventures. Schools are encouraged to adopt the practice of excursion because of its tendency to add reality to learning experiences which consequently enriches the courses of study and motivate both teachers and learners.

Yankari was first opened to the public as a premier game reserve on 1 December 1962. The park was managed by the Federal Government of Nigeria, through the National Park Service. Yankari is now a Game Reserve, owned and managed by Bauchi State Government. Yankari is located in the south-central part of Bauchi State, in northeastern Nigeria. It is one of Nigeria’s landmark tourist locations. The Park is reputed to be the first of its kind in West Africa and attracts visitors/tourists from different parts of the world. 

Yankari Games Reserve is more or less the largest games reserve in Nigeria. It covers about 2,244 sq km of land and located nearly 225 km east of Jos city in Plateau State. Yankari is the most developed wildlife park in the country with over 250 species of flora and fauna. With over 550 elephant population among other fascinating animals and birds, the wildlife is best seen between November and May when they come to the Gaji River for a drink.


Tourism in Nigeria centres largely on cultural events, due to the country's ample amount of ethnic groups. However, the country is also blessed with several other natural attractions such as rain forests, savannah, waterfalls, to mention but a few. These attractions are spread throughout the various geopolitical zones within the country. One of these attractions within the north central is the Gurara falls.


Travelling can be quite expensive if proper care is not taking to monitor and cut down avoidable cost. Making a travel budget is easy but sticking to the budget is tasking.
Below are so major tips on how to travel and ensure you stick to your low budget.


Avoid Travelling during high/peak season.

The first and most sure way to travel on a cheap budget is to go on your trip during the offseason.
Obviously, this will depend on your work schedule, but travelling in low season helps save a lot of unnecessary costs that arise from a hike in price due to the high demand during peak season. You can get a lot of discounts during low seasons not


Calabar is one of the major cities in Nigeria and the Capital of Cross River State.  It is the home of the Efiks, Efuts, and Quas people of Southern Nigeria. It is also the home of the braves and the Trailblazers.

The name Calabar got its origin from Cala- bara, meaning "Calm Bar" given to it by the Portuguese Navigators, on their visit to the Gulf of Guinea in 1432.
Calabar is the only metropolis in Nigeria with three Paramount Rulers namely - The Obong of Calabar (natural ruler, treaty king and Grand Patriarch of the Efik Kingdom), The Ndidem of the Quas and The Muri - Munene of the Efuts.
The people of Calabar are the most hospitable and most peaceful in Nigeria. They are very civilized, both culturally and traditionally. No wonder the acronym C.A.L.A.B.A.R simply meaning - Come and Live and Be at Rest.
Calabar holds the National Record as The Cleanest City in Nigeria and A PaceSetter on the National Historical Timeline, as follows:

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