Luanda: the most expensive city?

by vytasvulgaris

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-16815605

But how does the city like that officially inhabited by 4,7 million (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luanda)  look like?

Just a quick scan on google maps:  a small CBD patch surrounded by endless  slum-like patterns which in some places get into kind of a grid shape.

http://maps.google.nl/maps?q=luanda+tumblr&um=1&ie=UTF-8&hl=nl&sa=N&tab=wl

Definitely, housing in a city that has suffered decades of civil war is an issue.  One of the recent projects  Kilamba Kiaxi for your judgement:

http://www.panoramio.com/photo/52667284

http://thinkafricapress.com/angola/luanda-goes-back-future

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