Author: LivinginNairobi

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Nairobi Parking Scarcity

From the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to the central business district (CBD) and Industrial Area, Nairobi motorists have had to put up with a severe parking shortage for so long that one cannot...

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Kitengela Glass

A trip to Kitengela Glass takes you through a rough, bumpy road across scrubby terrain, with a panoramic view of the distant Nairobi cityscape across the Nairobi National Park. When you get there, the stark...

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Mulleys Machakos Half Marathon

The Mulleys Machakos Half Marathon, formerly called Peter Mullei Machakos Road Race, takes place annually through the cool hilly environs of Machakos town, with running distances of 21km, 10km and a 3km fun race....

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Nguruman Escarpment

The journey from Nairobi to the Nguruman Escarpment takes you through the rolling green foothills of the Ngong Hills, a long descent to the semi-arid plains on the floor of the Great Rift Valley,...

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Olesekut

Situated in the South Rift Valley about 50km from Nairobi, the Olesekut summit  on Oloroka mountain range offers a moderately easy day hike through Maasai country that takes about 5-6hours to complete. To the...

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Lewa Marathon

Started back in 2000, the Lewa Marathon has grown over the years to become one of the top highlights of the running calendar in Kenya, enjoying popularity with local and International runners alike. This...