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Macau - Tips For Travellers Podcast #228

Tips For Travellers

Release Date: 06/13/2016

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In this episode of the Tips For Travellers podcast Gary Bembridge visits Macau, close to Hong Kong, and the world's biggest gambling centre (having taken over from Las Vegas)>

In this podcast you will hear an overview of the history and must-know facts as well as general tips for travellers and the must-see and do things while there, including:

  • Explore the Historic Centre of Macau, doing the self-guided “Footsteps into the Historic Centre”, “Crossroads of China and Portugal” and “Marriage of East and West in St Anthony’s Parish” walking tours.
  • Visit the Macau Tower.
  • Strolling around Old Taipa Village, doing the self-guided “Bygone days of Taipa Village” walking tour.
  • Explore Coloane with the self-guided “Nostalgia in Coloane” tour.
  • Visit Macau’s museums, including some unusual ones!
  • Visit the Casino mega resorts. Some of the biggest in the world are here and see the City of Dreams “House of Dancing Water” show.
  • Try Macanese cuisine, especially the famous Lord Stow’s egg tarts (based on the Portuguese “pasteis de nata”.

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This episode was supported by DK Eyewitness Travel Top 10 Guides

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