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A timelapse portrait of Nairobi.

This is a video by Nairobi photographers Mohammed Birik and Peter Irungu who have used timelapse to showcase Nairobi's scenic skyline. The 1 minute 49 seconds video is comprised of 45,000 photos. View it below. Nairobi- A Timelapse Portrait from xixo collective on Vimeo.

#4 – What To Do In Kenya Over Easter

The Easter weekend is almost here. It is normally time for families to come together. For some it is usually the time of the year to go on holiday. This can be upcountry or sandy beaches. Read More >> Source: Capital FM

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Nairobi Travel Tourism As the largest city in Kenya, Nairobi presents the best selection of restaurants and activities in the entire country, making this city a tourist hub. Spend your day exploring the markets, feeding a giraffe, or eating like a carnivore at one of the world’s most famous [...]

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Nine Nifty Things to do in Nairobi

In the Maasai language, Nairobi is “place of cool water”. As Kenya’s capital, and east Africa’s most populous city, Nairobi is a vibrant commercial and cultural hub where Coca Cola, Price Waterhouse and the World Bank boast facilities and where the UN headquarters for Africa is located. It’s also the [...]

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Helping Victims of Kenya’s Westgate Attack

On September 21, armed men stormed Kenya‘s Westgate Shopping Mall setting off bombs and wounding 175 people in a hail of bullets. The perimeters of the shopping mall in Nairobi resembled a battlefield as the assailants exchanged gunfire with Kenyan police forces for four days. Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the [...]

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Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya is often perceived or referred to as Eastern and Central Africa’s Financial, Communication and Transportation hub. The city of Nairobi, Kenya’s capital, is the largest metropolis in East Africa, and is home to the Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE), one of Africa’s largest stock exchanges. With its growing communication industry, [...]

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Insiders’ Guide to Business Travel in Africa

There are a lot of resources to figure out where to go and what to take on safari, plenty of articles to tell you how beautiful Victoria Falls is, but how do you get the inside scoop on traveling to Africa if your agenda is all business?’s editors are [...]

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Non-Profit Organizations Featured in “Africa Straight Up”

Want to learn more about the non-profit organizations featured in’s Africa Straight Up? Here’s the round-up. Children of Kibera: Based in Kenya and in Washington D.C., this organization focuses on providing vital educational opportunities for children living in Kibera, Nairobi’s largest slum. Headed by Kenneth Okoth, Children of Kibera [...]

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The Top 10 Most Liveable Cities in Africa

Thinking about making a move to the continent for business, family, or adventure? has the insider information you need to make the best decisions about your move in our list of the top 10 most liveable cities in Africa. Cape Town is one of the [...]

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The Israeli-African Dance: Moving to Nairobi

To think I was supposed to be in Cairo…how different life would be. A few years ago when I started my career at the Israeli Foreign Ministry, my initial thought was that I would begin my life as a young diplomat somewhere in the Middle East, or dealing solely with [...]

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