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Kenya is a country in East Africa. It’s bordered by Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the northeast, South Sudan to the west, Uganda to the west, and Tanzania to the south. The capital city is Nairobi.
Kenya has a population of about 48 million people with diverse ethnic backgrounds. The country is home to many endemic species including animals like cheetahs and leopards.
Kenya has a rich history that includes ancient kingdoms and colonial settlements. Kenya is also home to many different languages including Swahili, which is the national language.
It is home to Mount Kenya, the second-highest mountain in Africa. It’s also home to a large mangrove forest in the Kisite Mpunguti Marine National Park.
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How Not to Look Like a Tourist When Traveling in Africa
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This was a predator, a killer. He was a larger version of my house cat, and he was considering eating me for lunch!