Seac Pai Van Park

Most visitors to the Seac Pai Van Park would come hoping to see the 2 giant pandas housed in the pavilion at the centre of the park, but this was closed the day V and I found ourselves in this neck of the woods (in a manner of speaking, since this place is really quiet compared to…

Coloane Village

Another blog post, another island in Macau. Coloane is, to me, the oldest and calmest of them all. There was no hustle, no bustle, no casino in sight(!) though the suffocating heat reminded us we didn’t actually go far. This place is amazingly photogenic. If you visit, take lots of photos and don’t miss out on the best Portuguese egg tarts in…

Taipa Village

Before coming to Macau for work, I did not know that Macau actually consists of the Macau peninsula itself, as well as the islands of Taipa and Coloane, now connected by landfill referred to as Cotai. The whole of Macau occupies an area of about 30 square kilometres, so going anywhere in Macau takes relatively little time. Naturally, it didn’t…

More of Macau

Here are more pictures from our walking tour of Macau, just because I realised I still had some unedited photos I would like to share with you which didn’t make it to my last post! Frommer’s Walking Tour 1 took us about 3-4 hours to complete leisurely, but if you’re not into doing the whole…