Colonial Architecture Galore: Our Notes on Houses in Sao Tome

Colonial architecture in São Tomé

Colonial architecture in São Tomé. Photo by Inna Moody.

Building in small towns and plantations are mostly Portuguese style and date back from the colonial age. They have whitewashed or colored walls, red tile roofs, and wooden verandas. Cubata – typical wooden house on stilts? Neco Braganca writes a blog on the Santomean architecture.