Tag Archives: art deco

28. À propos the Grande Hotel, Beira

The world outside Mozambique may not be completely aware of the great architectural treasures from the 1960s in Beira, but one building is gaining increasing fame in architectural circles and ‘the development set’ alike, as a very special phenomena: The … Continue reading

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13. Cuckoo clock Collage – Zanzibar part 1

Zanzibar Stone Town is a great ramshackle collage built mainly between 1835 and 1890.

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12. Big City Africa

The macuti blog is in Tanzania – yesterday in Dar-es-Salaam. The architecture downtown, in the city’s historic and commercial district, contains a form of art deco shophouses and apartments built by a largely Indian population and thus with Indian and some … Continue reading

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