Every city has its own unique DNA, geographic, demographic, economic, and institutional characteristics that make it different from other places. These differences play a key role in creating opportunities for economic development. However, there are some attractive cities that are so stunning. So, in this article, I will be discussing the most beautiful cities in Africa.
In Africa, there are glamorous cities that are appealing and aesthetic to tourist and even residents that stays there. It’s worth knowing that these beautiful cities share similarities with cities in the richest parts of the world.
These cities include:
- Abuja, Nigeria
- Tunis, Tunisia
- Cape Town, South Africa
- Marrakech, Morocco
- Nairobi, Kenya
- Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
- Johannesburg, South Africa
- Luanda, Angola
1. Abuja, Nigeria
Abuja has gotten a new shape that presented the required beauty expected to be seen in a central government. The country has also funded the development of some structures that will aid the projection of the natural and infrastructural beauty of the Federal Capital Territory.
One of the most beautiful places in Abuja include Gurara Waterfalls, National Children Park and Zoo, Pedam Lake, Zuma Rock, Abuja National Mosque, Millennium Park, Aso Rock, etc.
2. Tunis, Tunisia
Tunisia has one of the most-preserved Roman ruins in the world: well-preserved Roman ruins that you should visit to make an archeology-inspired journey in ancient sites in Carthage. One of the main Roman ruins; are Dougga, Mustis, Uchi Maius and Thibar, Bulla Regia, Hammam Mellegue, Haïdra, El Jem, and others.
According to city rankings, this is a good place to live with high ratings in housing, business freedom and safety.
3. Cape Town, South Africa
Cape town is a coastal city in South Africa. It is the second-most populous urban area in South Africa after Johannesburg.
4. Marrakech, Morocco
Marrakech is also known as the city of luxury, thanks to its famous palaces, 5-star restaurants, luxury spas and hammams and charming riads (traditional houses) in the medina. Amongst others, there is the Mamounia and its enchanting gardens, the luxurious Royal Mansour hammam and the refined cuisine of Namaskar Palace.
Marrakech is Home to Famous Traditional Arabic Structures. Marrakech is home to a wide range of iconic structures, many of which were constructed during the last millennium. They include the likes of El Badi Palace, built in the 16th century by Saadian sultan Ahmed al-Mansour.
5. Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi is a beautiful city that offers a mix of natural, cultural, and architectural beauty, making it a unique and fascinating.
Nairobi is famous for being the only capital city that contains a national park. The city’s proximity to Nairobi National Park has given it the name of ‘the safari capital of Kenya’. It also feels more modern and metropolitan than most African capitals.
6. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
It is home to fun beaches, ancient ruins, historical museums and is located near impressive conservation areas.
The city offers superior accommodation, schools, and job opportunities, as well as a sense of community.
7. Johannesburg, South Africa
Johannesburg is worth visiting and is an incredible city that offers something for everyone. From its vibrant nightlife, excellent restaurants, and clubs to its renowned cultural institutions, Johannesburg has plenty to offer visitors looking for a truly unique experience.
The city is recognized as the financial capital of South Africa and is home to 74 percent of Corporate Headquarter.
8. Luanda, Angola
The city is known for its luxurious state. It has quality infrastructure, hotels, resorts, beaches, restaurants, hangout spots, monuments, a surfing beach, mega mall, national park national museum.
Luanda is similarly the epicenter of Angolan culture. The city is home to numerous cultural institutions, including the Sindika Dokolo Foundation. Climate can have a major impact on well-being. Fortunately, Luanda’s weather is ideal for most expats.
Cities can more easily attract new residents and businesses if streets, avenues, parks and public spaces are attractive and inviting. If you are looking for a place to reside or a tourist site, you can choose any of these cities.