Nairobi Travel Articles
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!
19: The Giraffe Near the Airport… – Diary of a Single Girl – Nairobi, Kenya
In Nairobi never trust a tout, look out for hookers and muggers, and remember that sometimes tears are all you need against predators.
Big Brother’s African Brother #24: Nairobi, Kenya to Arusha, Tanzania
Three truck mates leave in Nairobi and three new truck mates replace them. Penny ponders how to create a gluten/wheat-free, vegetarian, vegan and meat version of the same dish.
Big Brother’s African Brother #22: Nakuru to Nairobi, Kenya
The group are instructed to clean the truck in preparation for the three new truck mates. Hope they appreciate it.
Big Brother’s African Brother #23: Nairobi, Kenya
Close contact with elephants and giraffes and in the evening, the group splurge on a night out to Carnivore, but Tom and Penny refuse to go.
Big Brother’s African Brother #3: Leaving Home – Nairobi, Kenya
Penny's fear of being mugged as soon as she stepped off the plane in Kenya prove unfounded and she also meets her truck-mates for the first time.
Nairobi to Siakago (2 of 2) – Kenya
Nairobi to Siakago (2 of 2) Kenya The matatu stage in Embu was surprisingly large for such a small town. Located directly next to the town market, it was a large, dusty (naturally) field filled with minibuses, trucks, and Peugeots. Jamie walked directly to the matatus heading to Siakago. All the drivers (no conductors on […]
Nairobi to Siakago (1 of 2) – Kenya
John Barth details the bumpy road trip he took in