Question: Where do expats hang out Nairobi?

Village Market. Located in the capital of Kenya, Nairobi, Village Market is a prominent shopping complex with entertainment and recreational facilities. With around 150 retail outlets, village market happens to be one of the most popular hangout spots for expats in Kenya.

Is Nairobi good for expats?

Expats Abound Nairobi is an international city that attracts foreign tourists and expats. The headquarters of many UN organizations and international think tanks and NGOs are in the areas surrounding Nairobi. Everywhere Ive gone has had a good mix of locals and expats.

Where do most foreigners live in Kenya?

Mombasa Island Most expats tend to live on Mombasa Island, the citys premier location. South Coast, North Coast and Mombasa mainland are all popular with the expat community. North Coast has a multitude of schools, banks and shops. South Coast is popular with those living on a budget.

Whats life like in Nairobi?

In Nairobi, expats tend to stick together and build communities. Nairobi is an overwhelming city and traffic is so bad that travelling outside of your area can take hours. There is little in the way of public transport, so you tend to find your part of town and stick to it.

How much do you need to live comfortably in Nairobi?

The prices all depend on the quality of life that you demand. 2018 figures from Numbeo show that a four-person family living in Nairobi can expect to spend Ksh193,854.79 a month simply on living costs — this figure doesnt include rent or mortgage expenses. Kenyas fast broadband service costs Khs5,507.69 a month.

Is living in Nairobi Safe?

Crime rates are high in Kenyas major cities such as Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu. Expats living in Kenya will usually hire security guards for their homes or opt to live in secure, gated housing complexes. Its also best not to walk around the city centre at night, and never accept food or drinks from strangers.

Is Kenya safe for expats?

Crime is, undeniably, an issue, especially in Kenyas larger cities of Nairobi and Mombasa. Still, with the necessary precautions and a bit of common sense, expats should be able to live a relatively peaceful day-to-day life in Kenya. The greatest concern for most expats living in Kenya is safety on the roads.

Where do the rich live in Kenya?

Tigoni in Kiambu and Miotoni in Karen, Nairobi are emerging as the most sought-after neighbourhoods among Kenyas super-rich, a new wealth report reveals.

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