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Address: Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China
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Phone Number: 0728505095
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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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There is a reason why certain places become cliche tourist sites. The ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral is a beautiful and significant historical artifact set atop a high vantage... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There is a reason why certain places become cliche tourist sites. The ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral is a beautiful and significant historical artifact set atop a high vantage point looking back toward the old quarter of the city. But it is also a crowded and overrun annoyance. You cannot go to Macau and not visit it but be forewarned... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I went here on my end and it was very easy to find. The place was packed with tourist but it was a sight to behold. A lot of free food as well.

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Here you will find how two different worlds converge in one point. Very nice to go during afternoon, go around the walking street and enjoy some local snacks while you admire the church shape during sunset.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The place is one of the must visit location in Macau especially you are the first time to Macau. If you have visited Macau many times, it's not your preferred visiting place as there are full of visitors along the access roads. There are lot of souvenirs shops selling foods and snacks, you are not able to walk freely in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Ruins of St. Paul's reminds us of the stage of a film making except that these are real. It was easy to find as it is found in the historic centre. Quite a lot of places to eat nearby and taste the various Macanese food

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The landmark sits on the top of a hill, it is better to take a taxi up to the top and walk down through the pedestrian street, especially in the summer. The museum and old fort are next to the ruin, take the escalator up unless you want to experience the steep stairs up the city wall. Going down the... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

So other than casino maybe this is one of the tourists thing. Overall it is not worth the hype maybe. You can skip it if no time. The good part will be Ealing across the lanes leading to the ruins. Located right in heart of the city. The by lanes leading to the ruin an experience in itself. Lots of... More 

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Taiwan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As title, it's a landmark in Macau. I recommend you to visit early around 9 AM then you can own the great view and take awesome pictures without lots people inside of them. Around this place you can find the famous grilled pork bun (open at 10:30) or Starbucks, so don't worry about where to have the breakfast.

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Long Beach, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited this historical site this past week. It is very crowded, but it is worth seeing. Ignore the crowds and learn about the history. It is certainly a "bucket list" place to visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ruins of St. Paul's is a beautiful place and full of history. It need to walk a long way to go to Ruins of St. Paul's. I visited there at a sunny afternoon. There is a museum inside Ruins of St. Paul's which placed the things about church. It is a good place, but there are too many people. I... More 

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