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Largo do Senado (Senado Square)

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited this Square a number of times now and it’s always filled with lots of visitors. It’s nice that the original buildings have been left intact and painted in bright colors to give us visitors an idea of the original European influence. The square...More

Thank wireless_in_CA
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is really cool. Despite, the place is actually old town, but the ambience is so live. I think it is one of lively old town in the world. Really enjoy the sightseeing and the crowd.

Thank prasetioistiadi
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The place is nicely protected for ages The structures has nicely done and really good for ppl who love history and culture Also to see what influence Europe has given to Macau Still you can see many Portuguese sign boards , roads with Portuguese names...More

Thank MathishaY1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Established by the Portuguese centuries ago, the square is a must visit. Central in old Macau, lots of shopping and is a good location to get dropped by cab to start your walk to the Ruins and Fort

Thank vegasrugbyref
Reviewed 6 days ago

Interestingly paved square with many historical buildings surrounding it. Easy to get to and with many streets leading off lined with shops or markets.

Thank jbgh1995
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have been to Lisbon you instantly will feel like you are in Portugal again. Even the cobblestone mosaic on the floor looks almost the same. It is a UNESCO world heritage site for good reason. Definitely worth a visit if you are in...More

Thank Stefan198605
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice area to stroll around forgetting you're actually in China. Architecture is pure Portugese. The area is full of shops and restaurants, but nothing really special.

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice area to go for a walk and explore the area. The Portuguese influences is obvious. Makes you like your walking the streets of Portugal with the old style buildings and the cobble roads and footpaths.

Thank Oz-Traveler78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This plaza is a real gem in the heart of Macao’s historic centre. Beautiful facades surround it and the paving is in Portuguese black and white style. The shape of the space, elongated, is remarkable. Unfortunately, a large quantity of props of various size and...More

Thank Antonio Pietro L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure to save at least a couple hours to have the time to go there and check everything without rush. Some cool historic places to check!!!

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Response from Dave K | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. But you can take buses from the port. You can also use HK dollar.
14 October 2017|
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Response from SameerBhargava | Reviewed this property |
You can use a Taxi ! It would take about 30 mins !
1 May 2016|
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Response from Avijit R | Reviewed this property |
Agree wholeheartedly with Ravi. We actually stayed at Hong Kong and visited Macau for a day. We hardly shopped because everything was way more expensive than in the US, where I go regularly. Zara is cheaper even in Amsterdam.