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Public Libraries

The city of Nairobi has public libraries situated in the central business district, as well as in some of the outskirts, as indicated below. Most of these facilities are operated by various state organs,...

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Commuter Train Service in Nairobi

Commuter train services were introduced in Nairobi in the 1980s to provide a low cost public transport alternative to the urban poor in the city, following a crippling economic inflation the country was experiencing...

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Water Supply to Nairobi

Nairobi residents face many challenges in their day to day lives in the city. None of the hurdles matches water shortages in the adverse impact it has on the city’s residents. So where does...

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Kereita Cave and Waterfall

The Kereita Forest at the southern-most end of the Aberdares range has interesting hiking trails and natural features like the Kereita Cave and Waterfall. The trails were established by Kijabe Environment Volunteers (KENVO), a...

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Mt Kenya, Chogoria Route

Updated 12 December 2016 Mt Kenya is the ultimate hiking and climbing destination in Kenya. It is the highest mountain in Kenya and the second highest in Africa at 5199m above sea level (asl),...


Camping Stoves in Kenya

Weight is a major consideration when choosing a camping stove for backpacking. The availability of the appropriate fuel for your camping stove here in Kenya is another consideration. With these factors in mind, let’s review the various options of camping stoves available, and which ones you can or cannot use in Kenya.