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The chapel sits atop a steep hill which towers above the southern-most tip of Macau Peninsula.
The chapel sits atop a steep hill which towers above the southern-most tip of Macau Peninsula. From the various lookouts from the hill, you'll get excellent views of the central area of Macau, Nam Van and Sai Van lakes, Macau Tower, the three Macau-Taipa bridges and across the Pearl River into China.
Pretty little square surrounded by the old Mediterraneanstyle houses of one of Macau's oldest residential areas
The Macau Mandarin House is the former residence owned by eminent modern Chinese thinker Zheng Guanying and his father Zheng Wenrui
One of the most beautiful avenues in Macau, this tree-lined road arcs around the southern-most tip of the peninsula and is the address of some of the most pretty Portuguese residential buildings in the territory, all of them enjoying an unobstructed view of the Nam Van and Sai Van lakes
Built in 1874 to accommodate an Indian regiment from Goa it now serves as the headquarters of the Macau Maritime Authority
Perhaps the most famous Chinese temple in Macau
Opposite the A-Ma Temple is the Maritime Museum, with exhibits on Macau's seafaring history
Located close to the Chinese Bazaar area, this temple has some Western influence to its architecture illustrating the harmonious coexistence of the two cultures in this city
Built in the mid 16th century this is one of the oldest churches in Macau
Established in 1728 the old Seminary together with St Paul's College was the base of missionary work in China Japan and other parts of the region
This square is fronted by various pretty buildings of Macau's past era, namely the St Augustine's Church Dom Pedro V Theatre St Joseph's Seminary and Church and the Robert Ho Tung Library