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Nairobi

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Definition the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • In the middle of the next night, on the leg from London to Nairobi, Deo remarked that we were passing over Khartoum.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • ...our park warden, Mr. Robert Muldoon, the famous white hunter from Nairobi.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • The doctors thought he should go to Nairobi Hospital, which is the best private hospital in East Africa.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • There was a large hospital in Nairobi for white people and another for the native Africans, but the city was a long drive over bad roads.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • So we sold our things, boxed up some personal items and stored them at my parents', and ended up taking jobs with a human rights organization based in Nairobi.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • But he caught something very bad over there in Nairobi, plus he was not all that young.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • What would happen if they heard about it in Nairobi?
    Ernest Hemingway  --  The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • "Nairobi!" I guessed, saying the most foreign word I could think of.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • From what I can piece together, Stone went to the Kenyan border, then to Nairobi, don't ask me how.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • Today it has a staff of fifteen in New York, London, and Nairobi, with an annual budget of $2 million—pocket change in the world of philanthropy.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • We'd get the same reception, same cold stares, at Nairobi Police Headquarters.
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • In Nairobi he had met a woman.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • Nairobi, Kenya—Rochester, New York, 1996
    Linda Sue Park  --  A Long Walk to Water
  • Nairobi = the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
  • And I'll have to send a truck off to the lake to wireless for a plane to take the three of us into Nairobi.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber
  • He had once been to Nairobi and had seen the three-story hotel.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • As I turned off the main road from Nairobi onto the road that led to Tumaini, a road that I had known well, I hesitated.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Medicines and surgical equipment were waiting for me in Nairobi, and so was my automobile, a Ford truck that I could use to carry supplies to Tumaini.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • The road to Mount Elgon heads northwest from Nairobi into the Kenya highlands, climbing through green hills that bump against African skies.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • The first plane flew from Nairobi to Frankfurt, in a country called Germany.
    Linda Sue Park  --  A Long Walk to Water
  • Salva could hardly believe his eyes when he boarded the plane in Nairobi.
    Linda Sue Park  --  A Long Walk to Water

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