Nairobi, KenyaInformation/Travel Guide



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Nairobi (; locally [naɪˈroːbi]) is the capital and largest city of Kenya. The name comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nairobi, which translates to "cool water", a reference to the Nairobi River which flows through the city. The city proper has a population of 3,138,369, while the metropolitan area has a population of 6,547,547. The city is popularly referred to as the Green City in the Sun. Nairobi was founded in 1899 b... (read more on Wikipedia)

Capital of Kenya | Calling code: +254 (020) | Area: 696.00 km² | Elevation: 1,661 m | Inception: 1899


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Local specialties

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