Jan 15, 2014

Street Scenes: Architectural Fusion Macau China

Macau’s architecture is a unique mix of southern European and Chinese, the result of more than four centuries of East meets West. A former Portuguese colony its historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Visually you feel as though you are in the Mediterranean one minute, China the next or both at the same time fused seamlessly. Macau became one of two Special Administrative Regions of China - Hong Kong is the other - in 1999 when Portugal handed it back.

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