The Atlas Obscura Guide To Nairobi
11 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Nairobi, Kenya
Updated August 1, 2023
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Stories About Nairobi
In Nairobi, Young Diners Clamor for Traditional Kenyan Cuisine
Indigenous dishes are now trendy—and expensive.
by Dauti Kahura
The Art Movement Bringing Fun and Frivolity to Portrayals of Africa
The second episode of TED’s Far Flung podcast chews over AFROBUBBLEGUM.
by Anna Phelan
A Fossilized Skull May Solve the Mystery of a Chameleon Migration
A raft very likely carried chameleons between Madagascar and mainland Africa—but in which direction?
by Sabrina Imbler
The Return of Ondiri Swamp
Exploited for years, these vital wetlands near Nairobi are blooming anew thanks to a remarkable grassroots effort.
by April Zhu