While the dust has certainly settled in recent decades, Macao has historically been a haven for miscreants ranging from marauding pirates to triad gangsters.
The forthcoming closure of the MJC is the end of an era in Macao. Here are some surprising facts about a club that never fulfilled the hopes so many had for it.
The government’s long-awaited heritage management and preservation plan still needs UNESCO approval, but is slated to come into effect at the start of June 2024.
The conventional wisdom says that ‘Macau’ is the Portuguese spelling, while ‘Macao’ is the English spelling, but the answer isn’t as clear-cut as you think.
Catholicism has been part of the fabric of life in Macao for almost four and a half centuries. Here’s a look at architecture, museums and festivals with a Catholic connection.
The pink-hued palace is open to the public this weekend. Here are a few facts to consider before you begin strolling its historic corridors.
Under the plan, the authorities will fund half of the maintenance and repair costs on buildings considered to be of ‘special cultural value.’
If you own or reside in a building with cultural value, you could be eligible for up to 2 million patacas in maintenance aid.