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Blue Market

Muindi Mbingu Street, Nairobi, Kenya (Nairobi Central Business District)
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Ranked #11 of 14 Shopping in Nairobi
Description: This craft market, nearly destroyed by civil unrest in 1998, is across from the large City Market.
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Winnsboro, South Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Saint Petersburg, Florida
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
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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