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Dasanba Street

Rua da Ressurreicao, Macau, China
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Ranked #19 of 163 Attractions in Macau
Type: Shops
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Quezon City
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

It's a bustling street leading to the ruins of St. Paul. Almost all souvenir shops, bakeries and food stalls are located here. It can be uncomfortable for some to walk in a crowded place but do experience strolling here as it gives a feel of the busyness of modern Macau. Stop for a while and sample Macau's famous egg tarts... More

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Macau, China
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52 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is the approach street to Ruins of St Pauls and likely it will be crowded with fellow travellers. However it is experience to walk the cobblestones,be tempted by some of the souvenir shops or Macau's famous egg tarts. You'll also see some side lanes and alleyways (explore......it'll show you a side of Macau that is absolutely "local").....stop at the... More

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Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
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5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The street is not long but full of shops which sell almost the same local snacks - pork jerky and almond biscuit. Boring place to shop but the nearby sightseeing spots such as St.Dominic's Church, Ruínas da Antiga Catedral de São Paulo ( World Heritage) and the Fortaleza do Monte are worthy to see.

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Singapore, Singapore
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24 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

lots of people, shops are mostly similar. Mostly selling the almond cookies. The building structure minus the people around you, will make you feel that you are in Europe. The influence from Portugal is really deep

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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96 attraction reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Walk walk walk you see something you feel delicious. Eat and look around, there is more to buy. This is the street walking up to St.Paul Cathedral and museum.

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Kuala Lumpur
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

As you reach Dasanba street, is just beside the St.Paul Cathedral! So just relax and shop around this area. You might get some souvenir or local merchandise! i have bought few rare souvenir that you can't get in your country! Just search around, you might surprise yourself! There is a lot of restaurant near by Dasanba street! Should try!

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Kyiv, Kyyivs'ka Oblast', Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

Tripadvisor should pay more attention to naming conventions. There is no "Dasanba street" in Macau. There is either Rua do Sao Paolo (Saint Paul street, if somebody is eager to translate) or hieroglyphs set in order to imitate the name, actually sounding like "ta sun pa" = "da Sao Pa(olo)"

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Woy Woy, Australia
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30 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

Just your average tourist spot, plenty of people going about their thing, very crowded. Some nice little shops and some average photo opportunities.

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Adelaide, Australia
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140 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Whilst much of a muchness after awhile because of the repetition of pork selling shops, it is nonetheless all part of the wonderful experience of traditional Macau. Lots of people pushing and shoving but the craziness is enjoyable after the leadup of colourful buildings, brilliantly cobblestoned paths, narrow laneways and tourist sights. After you navigate the street you are rerwarded... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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233 attraction reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Extremely crowded little lane leading up to the cathedral ruins. I reckon there are some shops worth popping into, but the entire experience was generally marred by the incessant tide of sweaty bodies. Most of the shops sell things that can be found elsewhere in Macau (egg tarts etc.).

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