Photographer's Note

This picture was taken in Ilha do Cabo (Cabo Island) in Luanda, Angola.

Angola is a country in south-central Africa bordering Namibia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Zambia, and with a west coast along the Atlantic Ocean. The exclave province Cabinda has a border with Congo-Brazzaville. A former Portuguese colony, it has considerable natural resources, among which oil and diamonds are the most relevant.

Discovered by the Portuguese in 1483, Angola gained its independence in November 11th, 1975.

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  • Copyright: Antonio Ribeiro (ribeiroantonio) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4806 W: 470 N: 6473] (22730)
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  • Date Taken: 2004-12-13
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