"Portuguese Heritage" Top 5 Page for this destination Macao by solopes
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A single day trip to Macao, a rainy morning and a dark afternoon, but a pleasure to notice the way the Chinese dealt with Portuguese memories: The signs of our presence are everywhere, absolutely respected and... enhanced. The contrast with Honk Kong is intense: while in HK you have to "dig" under sky scrappers and indistinguishable modern structures to find British remainders, in Macao, the boom of construction and the new signs of Chinese government respect the historic areas, where the colonial times are easy to feel. Good work!
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