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Bordered by the Indian Ocean in Southern Kenya, Mombasa is a major port city. It is a true melting pot thanks to its multicultural population, including Indian nationals.

Mombasa's economy mainly relies on trade and industry which provide many professional opportunities to expatriates. As a cultural hub, famous for its music and bustling nightlife, it offers a pleasant living environment to expats settling here.

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The Kenya guide

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Nairobi Expat Social (NES) was set up on 1 Feb 2010 to provide expats living in Kenya with a social network for meeting up, and exchanging ideas.

Kenya is a beautify country, and you should travel light, carry as little cash as possible.

Many expats moving to Kenya are likely to find themselves relocating to Nairobi, as it is both the nations capital and its largest city. When selecting accommodation, expats should make safety a priority, as well as proximity to work and schools. There are many popular expat neighbourhoods, many of which are gated communities. Here is an introduction into finding accommodation in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Thoughts, stories, rants, affections, lessons and frustrations from abroad. An attempt to live life deliberately and find community.

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January's expat blog: How to traveller

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January's expat blog: How to traveller

How to traveller is about the life of David, an Irish expat blogger who moved to Spain looking for new pastures. A job opportunity drove him from Malta to Costa del Sol after spending some time in Czechia and Malaysia. To those who are looking to travel or move to Spain, he speaks about his experiences and gives out some tips.

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Nyali, Nyali Rd, Shree Plaza, 3rd Floor, Suite 01 , Mombasa

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Wheels Movers Ltd
Summit house 4 flr along M oi avenue, Mombasa

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Toshp
opposite PCEA Makupa along Tudor road., Mombasa

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