Nairobi Travel Articles

 
The Nairobi Backpackers’ Experience
The Nairobi Backpackers’ Experience Often visitors view passing through Nairobi as a necessary weigh station on their way to a safari or the beach; however, the city has many attractions and amenities that merit a second glance.
Read more
Kenya for the Indie Traveler
Kenya for the Indie Traveler From wildlife to beachcombing to one of the world's epic train rides, Shelley Seale shares some of the best times to be had in Kenya.
Read more
Day 1: Nairobi, Kenya – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: This trip was three years in the making before
September 11th set things back another six months. The good news is the extra ...
Read more
Day 23: Nairobi, Kenya to Arusha, Tanzania – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: Day 23 - Three truck mates leave in Nairobi and
three new truck mates replace them.
Read more
Day 3: Crescent Island, Kenya – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: Day 3 - The group go on their first excursion to
Crescent Island.
Read more
The Kenyan Campaign Trail – Africa

Kesse Buchanan follows a revolutionary campaign of a female parliamentary aspirant, and finds that politcs in Africa are crazier than she could ever imagine, but the experience gave her a ride of a
Read more

Nairobi Hit or Miss: Tourist Reviews from Kenya
Courtney S. Ries dishes the dirt on Nairobi attractions and services.
Read more
Of Soul-Homes, Sky-Temples and Safaris: Part One – Nairobi, Kenya
Of Soul-Homes, Sky-Temples and Safaris: Part One – Nairobi, Kenya home_dec07_afr.jpgMenel Ahmed sets her hea
Read more
Nairobi Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Nairobi Where is it located?: Nairobi is in southern Kenya, a few hours from the boarder of Tanzania. Why do people go there?: People use Nairobi as a transit point for heading elsewhere around both Kenya and Tanzania. How do travelers get there?: Since it’s an international hub, there are buses […]
Read more
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to Nairobi, Kenya (late April 2002)
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to Nairobi, Kenya (late April 2002) As Al moves into Kenya from Ethiopia, he reflects on the serious image problem that afflicts Ethiopia. He encourages you to go see it for yourself before everyone else does!
Read more