The Malay area is mainly inhabited by the Malaysians. There are many Malaysian-style restaurants. Walking here is definitely a bit like being in Kuala Lumpur. It still retains the Malay customs.
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The Malay area of Cape Town is a very famous place. All the buildings here have been painted with colorful exterior wall paint. The whole street has a strong sense of color. The main people living here are some Malaysian immigrants. An Islamic style, Cape Town is an administrative district worth visiting.
This colorful little house seems to make you feel like you have gone to Malaysia. This is because some of the people who came to South Africa to pan for gold back then were Southeast Asian Malays. Unfortunately, I don't have a good impression of Southeast Asian Malays.
The Malay area is an area where Malays live. There are really many Malays here. The architectural style is similar to what we saw in Kuala Lumpur. It still maintains a lot of Malay religious and exciting habits, etc.
The Malay area of Cape Town has become a special landscape with the characteristics of its houses. There are colorful architectural blocks with Muslim characteristics. It used to be a place where Malays lived. Due to the historical reasons of local control, they could not have their own house numbers. They had to use colors to distinguish the houses and formed their own architectural characteristics. Later, although there was a house number, this tradition has been retained to this day. Take a few minutes to take a photo and take a look, not too much time.