Kenya Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: Afternoon tea is a daily custom throughout the country. Depending on the type of food, people may eat their food... More
  • Family: The family unit usually includes the extended family. There is much interaction between uncles, aunts, and cousins. In fact, children... More
  • Fashion: Kenyans generally are modestly dressed. Shorts (for women) are generally only appropriate in resort areas. Women usually wear dresses,... More
  • Visiting: Visiting is often done unannounced with people often dropping by for a visit and a cup of tea. ... More

Kenya Facts

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Capital Nairobi
Government Type republic
Currency KES
Population 44,037,656
Total Area 224,080 Square Miles
580,367 Square Kilometers
Location Eastern Africa, bordering the Indian Ocean, between Somalia and Tanzania
Language English (official), Kiswahili (official), numerous indigenous languages

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