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Address: Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China
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Considered Macau’s most famous landmark, the ruins of this 16th-century...

Considered Macau’s most famous landmark, the ruins of this 16th-century cathedral features a spectacular façade with intricate carvings by Japanese monks.

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Get there when there is light is better. As by the time we reach there it's evening. So we still have lights to take photo of both us and the wall. As the sun goes down. It's... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Amazing structure in a nice area. Is a quick visit and well worth the time. The road leading to it is also nice as one van go to many shops on the way there.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Get there when there is light is better. As by the time we reach there it's evening. So we still have lights to take photo of both us and the wall. As the sun goes down. It's harder to take photos

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was my first trip to Macau and went to check this site out. I thought the view of neighborhood below was pretty cool for pics. Historically it's important but I wouldnt go out of my way to go see it again. It seemed really busy for what you get to see.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We walked here from the centre of macau. Was a nice but decent stroll through the streets. Quite busy.

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Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not much to say. We spent maybe 5 minutes here and continued onwards to other, more interesting places. Waste of time in my opinion and I'm a huge fan of historical buildings in general.

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Shanghai Region, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Theres this romantic alley to the right which is real picture worthy and empty so great for pictures, The Ruins itself is arcitecturally amazing. besides it theres a tiny museum towards its rear end, without much info or things in it to see (10 minutes tops at the site). ideally centred between other historic sites. best to go in the... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our tour guide took us to this place for around 1 hour. It was too crowded by travelers clicking their selfies all around. It was not so special place from tourist point of view but yes it holds some cultural attachment for which it must be visited on your trip to Macau. We clicked some photos there and were just... More 

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prague
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited the ruins on a wet windy day with my family. The ruins are quite unique in the modern island of Macau but they do not have a lot of information about them around the ruins. They are a great lookout point of the whole city. There were too many people with umbrellas battling to have their photos outside... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Travelling by a taxi from Cotai strip took, say 30 minutes.But walking is a MUST, through the narrow streets, up to this place - where motorized vehicles are not allowed. Therefore, the total time becomes sizable. After visiting the monument, on a rush day, if you can get the taxi back to the strip - you are lucky an have... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Ok so we visited on a Sunday but having shuffled our way through the narrow street full of people we got to the bottom of the St Paul's ruins to find the steps up jam packed with people. As it's only a facade we decided we just couldn't elbow our way up the steps!! There is little of the Portuguese... More 

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