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Blue Market

Neighborhood: Nairobi Central Business District
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Address: Muindi Mbingu Street, Nairobi, Kenya
Description: This craft market, nearly destroyed by civil unrest in 1998, is across...
This craft market, nearly destroyed by civil unrest in 1998, is across from the large City Market.
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A great time bartering

The blue shacks are up and going well They are aot of fun I have been there more then 15 times Never pay the price they tell you they like to barter I was there in Oct , Nov... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2010
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Winnsboro, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2010

The blue shacks are up and going well They are aot of fun I have been there more then 15 times Never pay the price they tell you they like to barter I was there in Oct , Nov , Dec 2009 and Jan 2010 ??? kbdive57@juno.com kenny

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2006

Well, maybe this won't be posted, as you don't post reviews about "violent criminal activity." But about a month before the bombing of the US embassy in Nairobi, in August 1998, the "Blue Market" was destroyed, violently, at night, by those wanted the craft sellers off the property. The famous Blue Stalls are no more. Go there today and you... More 

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Address: Muindi Mbingu Street, Nairobi, Kenya
Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi>  > Nairobi Central Business District

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