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Historic Centre of Macau

Macau Peninsula, Macau, China
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This part of Macau town is full of history, buzzing with crowds, smell of food, tourist and local Chinese and Portuguese culture. One must plan to visit this place if you are in Macau. We took bus from the ferry. Bus # 3a. There is...More

Thank Dibyendu D
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I loved this area. It was like being in a European city (Lisbon). The Portuguese influence in this part of town almost makes you forget you are in Asia. The buildings have a classic European design and the mosaic tile that covers the ground is...More

Thank SDot313
Reviewed 14 November 2016

this place is outside. there are many people and shops in here.These goods are also more cost-effective. so many people always come here to shopping and go sightseeing. as for me, i always come here and buy some cosmetics.the shop are sasa and bonjour. i...More

Thank 燕萍 陳
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Catch a glimpse of what HK no longer has to offer - visible, palpable traces of colonial architecture, now mostly a vibrant district for strollers and shoppers. Great to slow down and catch a break from the likes of Cotai and modern Macau.

Thank Anton H
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We went to the centre at Senator Square twice, once just to look around and then go to St Paul's, and again to do some shopping. The pop up stores are the best value.

Thank dcn_nz
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We took the fast ferry from Hong Kong. Upon landing, many people there selling their service to drive you around. We were 8 so hired a mini van. He was excellent, for $20 all day each, he took us to all the UNESCO sites. Very...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

Shops in this area open around 10am this is the best time to visit to beat the crowds that seem to escalate around midday.

Thank JemimaBrisbane
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Macao is the 600 year old sibling to its younger 150 year old brother. Such a great contrast to Hong Kong.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 8 November 2016

the historical building are nice. it's rained while we went there. Not much place for us to avoid the rain.

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Theres a barong sai attraction by young boys around this place when we're here so nice. Unfortunatelly we cant ask much as we cant speak chinesse.

Thank Anna Ariani S
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Ronald D
5 March 2017|
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Response from him b | Reviewed this property |
Most shops ,museums and tourist attractions are open Sunday.
3 March 2017|
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Response from CharlieG_10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The sites of the Central Macau are cobble stoned so may not be practical. It is flat for some of the way then there is a steep hill to the Church ruins. Plus it is very crowded. I would not recommend the visit
28 January 2017|
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Response from Anne R | Reviewed this property |
I agree, Easy to do. A taxi is possibly the safest choice but I did a similar time-frame visit catching the local very cheap bus. Inside the arrival port, to the right of the door out, is an information desk - very helpful... More