Where will I buy groceries and do other shopping in Nairobi?
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"Expats in Nairobi, often shop for groceries at various supermarkets and local markets. One popular supermarket is Chandarana Foodplus, which offers a wide range of local and international products. Their website can be found at https://www.chandaranasuper.com/. Another popular supermarket is Carrefour, a French multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets in Nairobi. They offer a variety of products, including groceries, electronics, and household items. Their website can be found at https://www.carrefourkenya.com/. For fresh produce, expats often visit the City Park Market, an open-air market where vendors sell fruits, vegetables, and other local products. The market is located in the City Park area of Nairobi and is open daily. The Village Market is another popular shopping destination for expats, offering a mix of local and international brands, as well as a variety of dining options. The market is located in the Gigiri neighborhood and can be found online at https://www.villagemarket-kenya.com/. The Westgate Shopping Mall is a popular shopping destination for expats, offering a variety of international brands, restaurants, and entertainment options. The mall is located in the Westlands area of Nairobi and can be found online at https://www.westgate.co.ke/. In addition to these shopping destinations, expats in Nairobi often visit local markets and shops for unique items and experiences. The Maasai Market, for example, is a popular destination for purchasing traditional Kenyan crafts and souvenirs. The market is held at various locations throughout the city on different days of the week," remarked another expat in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Where will I buy groceries and do other shopping in Nairobi?If you live in Nairobi, newcomers to Nairobi would love to hear your answer to this question: