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[5 Jul 2012 | One Comment | 2,284 views]
Up On Macau Tower

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Up On Macau Tower
Did you know that the highest sky jump or bungee jump from tower’s other rim in Asia is actually in Macau? It was the highest commercial skyjump until it was took over by the Vegas’ Stratosphere Skyjump at 260 metres.

If you have the faint of heart like we do, just visit the tower for a 360 degree views of Macau and Cotai Strip. The tower stands at 338m or 1109 feet in height from ground level to the highest point.
 

There is an observation deck with panoramic views, …

Headline, MACAU, Places, Temples / Mosques / Churches, UNESCO Sites »

[20 May 2012 | 4 Comments | 1,708 views]
A Ma Temple, Macau

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A Ma Temple, Macau
This is definitely one of the most historic places in Macau. It is listed on UNESCO World Heritage list and the birth place for the name Macau.

Tourists throng to visit A Ma temple.

The temple is situated on the southwest tip of the Macau Peninsula.

It is believe it is one of the oldest Taoist temples in Macau.

Built in 1488, the temple is dedicated to Matsu, the goddess of seafarers and fishermen. The goddess is also popular in Malaysia state Sabah.

This definitely one of the biggest round shaped joss-sticks …

Headline, Hotels / Resorts, MACAU, Places »

[11 Mar 2012 | 2 Comments | 1,847 views]
Metropark Hotel Macau Review

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Metropark Hotel Macau Review
When we visited Macau for the first time last year, our tour agency arranged us to stay at Metropark Hotel Macau. The international four star hotel is only minutes away by car from Macau Ferry Terminal and 15 minutes from Macau International Airport.

Metropark Hotel Macau…
We heard about Metropark hotels in Hong Kong but never had the chance of staying there. This was our first time experience staying in a Metropark hotel.

Our standard room in MetroPark Hotel Macau, spacious room and King size bed…
We requested a non-smoking and …

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[4 Jun 2011 | 6 Comments | 2,233 views]
Stepping On US$ 50,000 1 kg Gold Bar in Grand Emperor Hotel Macao: Picture Of The Week

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Stepping On US$ 50,000 1 kg Gold Bar in Grand Emperor Hotel Macao: Picture Of The Week

A few months ago, Rachel and I had the chance of our life time to step on 1kg of Credit Suisse Pure Gold Bar. It was in the Grand Emperor Hotel Macao. We were brought there by our guide to see the beautiful interior and also the 1kg of Credit Suisse Pure Gold Bar.

It is estimate 1 kg of pure 999.9 gold bar is around US$ 50,000 based on the market rate. There are …

Food, MACAU, Macau - Food, Places »

[18 Apr 2011 | 3 Comments | 2,408 views]
Steamed Milk Pudding at Yee Shun Milk Company義順牛奶公司 MACAU

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Steamed Milk Pudding at Yee Shun Milk Company義順牛奶公司 MACAU
Everyone knows Macau is famous for its Portuguese tarts and Macau burgers. However my recent trip to Macau, to find the other hidden gem, the Steamed Milk Pudding.

One thing I like about Macau is it is convenient to travel around as the country is not that huge. As we were going to the Senado Square, conveniently we made a “pit stop” at the Yee Shun Milk Company for their famous double steamed milk pudding!

The weather in Macau was pretty cold for March. …

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[24 Mar 2011 | 3 Comments | 3,234 views]
Wong Chi Kei (黄枝记) Congee and Noodles at Largo da Senado, MACAU

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Wong Chi Kei (黄枝记) Congee and Noodles at Largo da Senado, MACAU
This is our first trip to Macau. We stayed at the Metropark Macau Hotel which is located at the Macau Peninsula, a few minutes of driving from the Macau ferry terminal.  For us, we prerfer to travel around the Macau peninsula itself as it is more convenient.
For that, we went to the famous Senado Square (議事亭前地)in Macau Peninsula for dinner. It is walking distance from our hotel but we were lazy to walk so we took a taxi and …

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