client.geo.city

STRING, read-only.

Available in all subroutines.

Alias of client.geo.city.ascii.

Try it out

client.geo.city is used in the following code examples. Examples apply VCL to real-world use cases and can be deployed as they are, or adapted for your own service. See the full list of code examples for more inspiration.

Click RUN on a sample below to provision a Fastly service, execute the code on Fastly, and see how the function behaves.

Geo-IP API at the edge

Create an API endpoint for fetching GeoIP data for the requesting browser, implemented 100% at the edge. The response should show your current approximate location, but no requests to any origin servers.

Decorating origin requests with GeoIP

Add GeoIP data about the client browser as extra headers in any requests from Fastly to your origin.