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Nairobi through the eyes of first-time visitors

Nairobi skyline on December 31,2023 as Kenyans ushered in the New Year.

Photo credit: Sila Kiplagat| NMG

What you need to know:

  • While the city certainly has its drawbacks, African travellers believe it has everything a visitor needs in one place, making it deserving of its recent 'best city' ranking.
  • It was the only African city that made it to the list, beating great cities like Cairo, Casablanca and Johannesburg because of its vibrant culture, stunning scenery as well and wildlife safaris.