Monthly Archives: October 2016

Macau – the so called gambling “Vegas” of China


Just one hour by ferry from Hong Kong (HK) – but very different. Ex Portuguese, hence the signs in Portuguese and Chinese. The only legal place in China where gambling is allowed (apart from HK Jockey club). Hence, very popular. When you leave behind the many huge casinos, and hotels, there is a lot more to it. Cute narrow streets with small shops and some really pretty Portuguese architecture in the old parts. Much more interesting and with much more […]