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Address: Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China
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Considered Macau’s most famous landmark, the ruins of this 16th-century...

Considered Macau’s most famous landmark, the ruins of this 16th-century cathedral features a spectacular façade with intricate carvings by Japanese monks.

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nice historic place. Information about it are written. Overwhelming crowd of people visiting there. Location and easy direction.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Hong Kong, China
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was a shame there were so many people, we couldn't get a good look at any shops or even step inside due to the sheer volume of people, once we made it through the crowds of people enjoying the samples and egg tarts we got to see the Ruins, It is stunning and worth the effort.

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Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

there are so many ways to appreciate this landmark. We were there at a busy time (set up for New Year) but that made it all the more festive. the walk to the fortress is worth it and burns off the calories from all the yummy cookie samples on the way.

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Pokhara, Nepal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

nice historic place. Information about it are written. Overwhelming crowd of people visiting there. Location and easy direction.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The ruins of st. paul was a sight we wanted to see during our trip. It's beautiful to look at it, and there are steps leading up to the ruins..at times macau feels like europe. It's sad that only the ruins are left.. We didn't actually go into the ruins or to the museum, as we were tight on time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Get there early and if you like history, you can go inside to know more. For good photos, this needs to be done on a nice day.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Macau has a European feel to it, but more around the CBD than where the ruins are. The main "feature" of the ruins is the huge number of tourists

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Even though it is just a piece of wall, a visit to macao will not complete if you fail to visit Ruins of St Paul. Lots of history behind this walls. From the tiles, to the pieces of stones on the road tells the story.

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Yes it's a nice facade of a church, but that's about it. there is a street full of bakeries all selling the same exact stuff, at the end of which a short stairway leads to this facade. The fort to the right is slightly more interesting. slightly underwhelming

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ruins of the church with stairs in the front. Good for taking picture to show that you have been in Macau. Food shops around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Christ back in my life viewing up to 2 St Paul's. Good to see a local Portuguese building. Nice style and gives a good impression the role the Church played in the life for the Macao people.

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