When considering the most beautiful cities in Africa, no list would be complete without mentioning Nairobi in Kenya. This stunning destination is perfect for those seeking a little bit of everything on an African adventure.
Wildlife? Tick. A buzzing contemporary city? Tick. Oodles of culture and heritage sites? Tick. Authentic food and culinary prowess? Tick. What more could one want?
Nairobi, popularly known as “Green City in the Sun” has an amazing culture. The city is known for its sheer natural beauty that will take your breath away. Nairobi is a place where everyone collides with a magnificent experience that will take a lifetime to forget. The city is ranked amongst the best places to do business in the African continent. It’s home to the regional headquarters of various major international companies and organizations. Nairobi, being the capital city of Kenya, offers numerous business opportunities for both locals and foreigners.
In addition, the city also is the best tourist destination, it has Nairobi National Park, a large game reserve known for breeding endangered black rhinos and home to giraffes, zebras, and lions.
It also boasts of the Uhuru Park that has a lake and several national monuments, the Nairobi Safari Walk and the splash water world among other beautiful places.
Nairobi was ranked the 6th most expensive city in Africa by the AfrAsia Bank in Mauritius in 2021 having $43 Billion Total Wealth and being the home of 6000 dollar millionaires.
Most people in Nairobi speak Swahili and English so If you’re a tourist, you should learn some basic words like sawa (okay), kesho (tomorrow), and sasa (hello) while you make your way through this beautiful African City.
One might not think of the below as something to boast of but Kenya has the largest urban slum in Africa, and the third-largest in the world. “The Kibera Slum”