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Address: South of Dangzhi Island, Macau, China

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Closest you will get to old Macau

A short taxi ride from the Cotai Strip, this is almost an original village! Nice seafront walk, couple of shops by the pier selling dried fish. Three temples of which the Tin... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
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Northamptonshire
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This was a $15 AUD trip from town. First stop bakery, which was lovely and then walk along the waterfront. Some interesting old buildings and lots of alley ways to explore before a taxi back into town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Small fishing village with a lot of charm. Some small shops were we purchased a few items to bring home. Not a lot of tourists when we were there as most stay up towards central Macau. Lord Stowes bakery and cafe are there which are fabulous and not to be missed!

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Northamptonshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

A short taxi ride from the Cotai Strip, this is almost an original village! Nice seafront walk, couple of shops by the pier selling dried fish. Three temples of which the Tin Hau temple is one of the best you will see in Macau and Hong Kong. A tranquil break from the manic pace of the casinos.

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Macau, China
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14 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Coloane is still a small, traditional village on the southern-most island of the Macau chain. It is well-worth a visit. You need to walk along the water-side to see the old square and small Portuguese colonial church. The main Lord Stow bakery is here, so you MUST buy some of their excellent tarts. There are also some small cafe's and... More 

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Macau Region, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A charming and interesting place to spend away from the hustle and bustle of the casino Meccas which in their own right are another world of attractions. Coloane is a former sleepy fishing village and renown for the starting point of the famous Lord Stows tarts. Architecture vernacular varies from corrugated iron external cladding to Portugese themes and a mixture... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

For those interested in heritage walks, there is now a sponsored trail you can take through the historic village of Coloane during visits to Macau. The Memorable Buildings of Coloane heritage walk is sponsored by IACM branch of the local government as part of their 'Taking a Walk through the Streets of Macau' campaign and is aimed at introduced lesser... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Very different from hustle bustle and glittering buildings of macau. An Portuguese era fishing village, cobbled streets. Nice place to spend 2-3 hours.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I was a crazy Korean Drama Fanatic and was searching for the little church where the lead characters, Joo Ji Hoon and Yoon Eun Hye got married in the drama "Goong (2006)". Found it there together with the original Lord Stow's bakery and Cafe (not the one near the roundabout). You would be able to enjoy a quiet stroll near... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Not many people go here when going to Macau but it's a great place to visit. We took the bus from Cotai strip and it was about a 10 minute ride. Bring a camera and take your time to take pics. This is where the original Lord Stowe's bakery is.

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I like egg tart, A-Ma statue & local food near the church at the beach. The local life and the village.

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