Author: LivinginNairobi

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Rowallan Camp

Nairobi would not be the green city in the sun without a campsite in a natural forest setting. The Rowallan Camp along Kibera Drive is one such campsite. Situated adjacent to the Ngong Road...


Parklands Sports Club Run

The Parklands Sports Club (PSC) organizes a monthly 15km timed road race held on the first Sunday of every month through the leafy Parklands, Westlands, Kitisuru and Kabete suburbs of Nairobi. PSC is a...

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Mt Olorgesailie

Situated about 65km from Nairobi, the Olorgesailie pre-historic site got its name from the nearby 1,760m high Mount Olorgesailie. Its proximity to Nairobi makes it an ideal location for a day hike up the mountain. The hike takes 3 hours through dry, rocky country with scattered dryland thorny bushes providing the only cover from the hot sun.

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Nature Kenya

Nature Kenya is an environmental conservation organization with the mission of connecting nature with people. They hope through the pursuit of this mission to build a strong constituency for conservation across Kenya, enhance knowledge...


Savage Wilderness Safaris

Savage Wilderness Safaris has been providing whitewater rafting trips in Kenya for about twenty years. They were the first company to start this activity on Kenyan rivers and now offer whitewater rafting expeditions on...

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Kenya National Archives

When you step through the Kenya National Archives entrance, you are pleasantly surprised at the exhibition that greets you at the Murumbi Gallery on the ground floor. It is not what you would expect...

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Traffic Situation

The traffic congestion on our roads in Nairobi has been horrendous for quite a few years now, with typical commute time for people going to work ranging from 1hr to 2hr for distances of...

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Information on Crime

Wouldn’t it be lovely to be able to live, work and play in this city without constantly worrying about our safety? Are we helpless like a deer dazed by oncoming headlights, unable to do anything about our crime situation? I don’t think so. There is a lot we as individuals can do to avoid exposing ourselves to crime.