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If you are looking for an escape in Africa, Nairobi is probably the ideal expat destination for you. The country's capital city, located at a height of 1,600 meters, enjoys a pleasant climate.

Thanks to its openness to international trade and its developed sectors such as telecommunications, health care and education, hosting many multinational companies, it provides professional opportunities to expatriates.

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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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Theexpatmummy

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Expat adventures in Kenya from a British Mum of 3.

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My blog, Travels with my Art, is a combination of artwork and musings about expat life in Tanzania and elsewhere. I am a teacher, artist and photographer, travelling the world recording images of people and life in sketchbooks and online.

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2 years ago

German-Turkish twentysomething, loving but leaving Berlin to go on an adventure! A.k.a. doing an internship in Nairobi, Kenya. The mission: Getting to know Kenya while working for a sustainable economy.

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Weilsky Real Estate
1st Floor Anpemu House, Ngara Road, Nairobi

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Weilsky Safaris
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Lugha Learning Solutions
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