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Address: Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China
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Description: 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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Just like the postcards

Just as all the pictures suggest. Unfortunately on our visit the crypt was closed for some celebration so we couldn't venture behind the facade.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Just as all the pictures suggest. Unfortunately on our visit the crypt was closed for some celebration so we couldn't venture behind the facade.

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Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

A pace where you should consider going in the morning where not much tourists. nice pictures taken at the place and it doesnt take up too much of your time to be there. Take a read on my article of Ruins of St Paul's and places in Macau. http://kenasnap.weebly.com/blogs/macau-city-of-dreams

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

I have visited the Ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral twice. This time I was accompanied by my family for holiday. We visited this holy and sacred site and we praised the Lord that He kept the facade of the St. Paul's Cathedral hundreds of year till this day. At the basement we could see many of the relics of this... More 

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Bonn, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Especially in the evening you meet there many young people around the ruins of St. Paul´s Cathedral. A place to rest and to have a view over Macau.

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Sunshine Coast, Aus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

It's a must see when in Macau, but, it really is a cool photo stop from the front, taking in the façade & views. Other than that it's nothing special once you walk through the gates.

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New York City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I liked seeing how the entire facade survived and was the only thing left. Behind the facade there are some ruins to see and an underground cross. Plus there is a very small museum with many artifacts, objects and costumes.

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Cologne, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Getting to the ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral means to meet Macao's Portuguese roots. It is a nice place and you should not miss to go to see it.

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Cochin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This is has become the face of Macau. Close by to most resorts. Get crowded and hence taking pictures would be a tough task. An UNESCO monument. Great time there. Must visit, when you go to Macau.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This place was really crowded especially in the weekend, but this is one of Macau's icon so should go here when in Macau. Easy to find, by foot from Senado Square took around 15 minutes, but if it was very crowded like we went, we need around 20-25 mins. Along the way here, many bakery and shops, especially Koi Kei... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

It is crowded through out the day and year but it is good for scrolling. Remember to walk up the hill for a panoramic view of the city. It is worth the effort.

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Address: Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Macau Region  >  Macau

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