Yoruba man in Riga

I don't take coffee,
I drink palm wine, my dear
I like my Àmàlà with obe efo 
And you can hear it in my accent when I talk
I'm an alien, I'm a legal alien
I'm a Yoruba man in Riga.

Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga
Even these two wise men acknowledged my presence and payed homage
I'm a Yoruba man in Riga
Yoruba man in Riga


(Adapted from Sting, 1987. Song title: English Man in New York, Album title: Nothing Like the Sun)

Photographs by: EO

City: Riga

Country: Latvia

Camera: Nikon D3200

Lens: Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G Lens


  1. 8th September 2017 / 8:34 am

    Woww….what a wonderful pictures dear and that song, I love it. I really enjoyed your pictures and thanks for sharing. XO

    • Adetunji
      8th September 2017 / 4:26 pm

      Yes, that song is an old classic. Glad you liked the pictures.

    • Adetunji
      8th September 2017 / 4:31 pm

      Thanks Ivana.

  2. 8th September 2017 / 11:40 am

    Riga looks stunning!!! I couldn’t help but sing your first paragraph to the song Hope you had a great time in Latvia

    • Adetunji
      8th September 2017 / 4:29 pm

      Ah! and how was it? The song just came into my head while putting the pictures together. I enjoyed Latvia thanks.

    • Adetunji
      8th September 2017 / 4:30 pm

      Thanks very much Kylie.

  3. Jasmin N
    8th September 2017 / 7:00 pm

    Riga looks amazing & so do you! I’ve never been to Riga but I’d love to visiting.

    • Adetunji
      9th September 2017 / 10:15 am

      Thanks very much Jasmin. Riga is a beautiful city, you should try and visit.

  4. 8th September 2017 / 7:12 pm

    Lovely photos as always!
    Much love, Caitylis x x

    • Adetunji
      9th September 2017 / 10:15 am

      Thanks Caitylis.

  5. 9th September 2017 / 12:22 am

    Yorubas drink palm wine? Thanks for sharing,

    • Adetunji
      9th September 2017 / 10:16 am

      Yes we do my sister.

  6. 9th September 2017 / 2:23 pm

    Good eye to catch the beauty, well done love the photos

  7. Melissa Wuollett
    9th September 2017 / 2:27 pm

    Great pictures, love them along with the words you added to them!

    • Adetunji
      10th September 2017 / 8:23 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Melisa.

  8. 10th September 2017 / 8:54 am

    Stunning place woth amazing photography

  9. Leke
    15th November 2018 / 10:55 pm

    White people are way ahead! If Latvia-Riga can be this organized and beautiful what’s wrong with Nigeria?

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