Driving around Africa : Luanda and Benguela, Angola

Luanda is the capital and largest city of Angola. It has a city population of 2,825,311 and a metropolitan population of 6,542,942 . It is the world’s third most populous Portuguese-speaking city, behind only São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, both in Brazil, and the most populous Portuguese-speaking capital city in the world, ahead of Brasília, Maputo and Lisbon.

The city is currently undergoing a major reconstruction, with many large developments taking place that will alter the cityscape significantly. Many changes are happening in this city.

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The New Sonangol Towers

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This shopping mall is also being expanded

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Luanda is planning a metro system

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