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Macau Peninsula, Macau, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There are lots of interesting buildings to see here and well worth going inside to visit those that you can.

Thank jbgh1995
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if you had seen the names of the roads written in Portuguese you feel the influence as we go around the area. The architecture, churches and the cobbled roads provide a old time feeling. Only issue is the sheer crowd :( and it appears...More

Thank Indkan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the floor and all the architecture of Macau. There is also lots to see at all those store on the side of the road. Must Visit if you are in Macau. there is a small water fountain near by as well.

Thank cutety811
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy everywhere, but worth you while, nice shopping eating and lots more. Transport easy to get to, taxi's are reasonable.

Thank TitoRon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed walking around the historic centre and seeing the different buildings with Portugese influence. Very nostalgic feels. There's no entrance fee in the area and there are street food and restos everywhere...

Thank elacparl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is literally nothing special at all about the "historic centre" of Macau. The museum was okay and fairly cheap but all of the buildings highlighted on the historic walking tour of Macau were average at best (I did like the Mandarin House). Also, even...More

Thank Casson W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walking around Senado Square and then to the Ruins of St Paul’s Church brought back memories of our walk on the Camino de Santiago only its a whole lot shorter, roads here are narrow and extremely crowded. Interesting to find a pice of Europe in...More

Thank mjl19w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a little bit of Europe in Asia. Originally designed and built by the Portuguese it is now a dynamic part of old Macau

Reviewed August 10, 2018

Almost identical to Lisbon in parts (Obviously because it was a former Portugese colony). Perfect for a day from Hong Kong. Some interesting buildings and places to eat, but that's really about it! We spent the morning at the casinos on Cotai strip and the...More

Thank Alistair L
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Macau disappointed me somehow, I was reading a little bit about the history of Macau and expected much more than I saw. Make sure you take a walk in the small streets around. I enjoyed to explore the city on this way much more. The...More

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April 25, 2018|
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Response from edwintcs | Reviewed this property |
You can go bus though. Stayed there for 4D3N and my major transportation was bus. MOP6 if you pay in cash, MOP3 if you pay by their card. You can get the buss pass at all convenient store!
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March 4, 2017|
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Response from him b | Reviewed this property |
Most shops ,museums and tourist attractions are open Sunday.
March 3, 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