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The Venetian is touted as the largest casino in the world by floor footage (and fourth largest building in the world by floor footage).
The Venetian is touted as the largest casino in the world by floor footage (and fourth largest building in the world by floor footage). At a cost of nearly $2.4bn, it is hardly a surprise. There are close to 3,000 suites, 16,000 staff members, 840 gaming tables and 3,400 slot machines. In addition it has a 15,000 seat sports arena. The concept is Venice meets China and there are even indoor canals replete with gondola and sampan rides, as well as a shopping mall, and indoor Venetian styled squares.
Estrada Da Baia De N., Senhora Da Esperancea S/N, Taipa Macau, Макао, Macau
+853 2882 8888
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Made up of a row of colonial houses from the early 20th century
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The 20m statue is situated on top of the 176m Alto de Coloane and was erected in 1998
Quiet and lazy, Coloane Village, the main village on the island, is a joy to just walk around and explore
Twenty metre high bronze statue of the Goddess of Mercy emerging from a lotus floating in the Outer Harbour
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