21 Examples of African Architecture That We Can Honestly Envy

Many people have a distorted vision of Africa as a poor or totally neglected country. However, Africa, just like Europe, consists of many independent countries and each of them can surprise in a positive way.

#1 Africans Take Pleasure in Creating Their Own Visions of Architecture

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#2 They also have no problem referring to the “round huts” that have become somewhat of a symbol of Africa

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#3 African Religious Buildings Can Be Very Colorful

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#4 Africa Is Full of Opulent Palaces

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#5 This Means That Each One Is Unique and Does Not Symbolize the Entire Continent

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#6 Africa Has Many Historic and Magnificent Buildings

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#7 Modern Architecture Is Also Being Developed

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#8 Many of the Solutions Are Based on Historical Buildings

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#9 Many of the Historic Buildings Are Reminders of the Colonial Era

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#10 Comfortable Apartments Are Also Being Built

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#11 African Decorators Love Bright and Eye-Catching Colors

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#12 Bright Colors Definitely Make African Buildings Stand Out!

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#13 We Can Also Find “Classic Huts” with a Modern Twist

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#14 African Designers Brilliantly Combine Modern Construction with Traditional Design

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#15 Intertwining Architecture and History

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#16 Beautiful ‘Traditional’ Holiday Homes

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#17 We Also See Charming White Towns

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#18 You Can Clearly See the Influence of Arab Culture in Some Parts of Africa

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#19 Another Hut with a Modern Twist

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#20 In Many Places We Also See Artistic Fences

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#21 We Will Also See “Animal” Inspired Buildings

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How do you like the African style?