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Historic Centre of Macau

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Address: Macau Peninsula, Macau, China
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A must-see!

Great place to visit. Interesting culturally. Great places for food too! Many hotels have free shuttles to and from here. Explore the nearby Senado Square.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great place to visit. Interesting culturally. Great places for food too! Many hotels have free shuttles to and from here. Explore the nearby Senado Square.

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HONG KONG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

One of the Unesco spots; easy accessible and you won't possibly miss it when you are in Macau. Recommended!

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a few hours wondering around the historic centre of Macau - lovely to see what it used to look like, we considered a guide, but is pricey - and also, we wanted to meander at our own pace - signage is very good, easy to navigate, wear comfy shoes, lovely afternoon. Must see for anyone vaguely interested in... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The décor is just like Italy!!!! How similar they are, shops are also friendly to visit, I tried a very nice egg tart in the mall too!

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spend a very interesting day wandering around the old town centre of Macau visiting the sights and enjoying the atmosphere. It is mainly pedestrianised but not completely do it is very easy to get a taxi if you want to move between areas. Apart from the sights there are tourist shops, Portuguese custard tart shops, clothes shops and food... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to see and do in the Historic Centre. Allocate 90 min to 2 hours and wear good walking shoes as uneven pathway. Look for small green / brown signs on some of the street corners which point to the sights. Food , culture and history all blended into a buzzy place.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some lovely historic buildings and the beautifully intricate white and black cobble stone designs to view. Can get pretty busy and crowded at certain times of the day though.

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Sunnyvale, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is just walkable distance from St. Paul Church. The whole street is fully crowded and packed. There are lots of shop for eatables, street shows etc. Street looks amazing with people around. It is good to spend some time and watch people.

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Busan, South Korea
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So jammed with Chinese tourists, couldn't see the pavement or buildings. Suggest visiting at night after 10pm.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was beautiful during the christmas time with lovely decorations that added to the beauty of this place. a lovely and beautiful place to know more on the history of Macau

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