6 Things to Do in Nairobi on a Sunday

Looking for things to do in Nairobi on a Sunday? I am. I am a pretty disciplined person on all other days, but whenever Sunday rolls around, all I want to do is let loose and have a fun day. This has nothing to do with what I’ve been up to the rest of the week. It doesn’t have to have been a particularly busy or productive week. It’s just a Sunday thing! READ ALSO: 5 Places to Stay in Nairobi for $50 or Less a Night On Sundays, I want to dress up to match the weather (hopefully sunny but not too hot) … Continue reading 6 Things to Do in Nairobi on a Sunday

5 Places to Stay in Nairobi for $50 or Less

A couple of months ago, I woke up to this message from a childhood friend who lives in Nairobi, Kenya: Ma soeur on dit quoi? [What’s up, my sister?]  My friend F. in Tz [Tanzania] is coming for 4 nights end month and we’re looking for a BnB for her. How much did you guys pay per night where you stayed [the last time you were in Nairobi]? She was talking about Salmiya Place, which I told you about in this post. READ ALSO: Accommodation Guide for East Africa & Beyond I quickly responded to my friend’s message with the … Continue reading 5 Places to Stay in Nairobi for $50 or Less

KWS Marine Park Tour Day 5: Back to Nairobi

It was the last day of the KWS marine park social media tour, and we were keenly aware of it. Instead of the gusto and excitement with which we’d woken up the past few days, on this last day, we were dragging our feet and barely talking to each other. We got up, had breakfast, and put our stuff together in preparation for the long journey ahead. The Itinerary Personally, I was a bit excited because I knew we were scheduled to drive through Tsavo East National Park on our way to Nairobi. Granted, we’d just be driving through, but I … Continue reading KWS Marine Park Tour Day 5: Back to Nairobi

Baby Shower Venues Nairobi: Cheap Baby Shower Venues & Other Shower Musings

If you came to this post looking for cheap baby shower venues in Nairobi,  then you are in the right place. Here are a few ideas to consider: Cheap Baby Shower Venues in Nairobi A restaurant on a day or time when it is not busy. The restaurant will appreciate the business, i.e.,the food and drinks you buy, and might not charge anything for the venue. You can easily choose a restaurant that serves food and drinks within your budget so that the costs stay low. If you or any of the friends and family of the expectant mother live … Continue reading Baby Shower Venues Nairobi: Cheap Baby Shower Venues & Other Shower Musings

Casablanca, Nairobi: One of Nairobi’s Best Nightlife Spots?

Casablanca. If you are up and about on the Nairobi social scene, then you probably already have an opinion about Casablanca. What is your opinion? Is it positive or negative? I can’t quite decide myself, which is why I resort to asking you first. In this post, I will do my best to tell you what I can about Casablanca, then you’ll have to judge for yourself. What and Where Is Casablanca (Nairobi)? Casablanca is a lounge bar/nightclub (do you think that is an apt description?), located in Kilimani on Chaka Road, off its intersection with Lenana Road. Located in … Continue reading Casablanca, Nairobi: One of Nairobi’s Best Nightlife Spots?