Luanda, the capital of , is on the Atlantic coast. Its current renaissance is a truly inspiring success story. Decades of conflict, which only really ended in 2002, had long held Angola back.

Landmarks in the Area

Quatro de Fevereiro International Airport, is the main international airport of . is situated 3 km south of Luanda. Photo: L.Willms, CC BY-SA 3.0.

De Beers Group is an international corporation that specialises in diamond exploration, diamond mining, diamond retail, diamond trading and industrial diamond manufacturing sectors. is situated 2½ km north of Luanda. Photo: Minnaert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Fortaleza de São Miguel or Saint Michael Fortress was a fortress built in Luanda, Angola. is situated 3½ km north of Luanda. Photo: Erik Cleves Kristensen, CC BY 2.0.

The Church of Our Lady of Remedies is a Roman Catholic cathedral in , . is situated 2½ km north of Luanda. Photo: B25es, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Samba is one of the six urban districts that make up the in Luanda Province, . is situated 2½ km west of Luanda.

Rangel is one of the six urban districts that make up the , in the , the capital of . is situated 3½ km east of Luanda.


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