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Macau Day Trip: Senado Square, Casinos, Portugese Pork buns and Egg Tarts!

Macau is a small city located just an hour away from Hong Kong by water.  Deemed as the Las Vegas of Asia, Macau is a power house of massive casinos all dripping with high class luxury.  It was formerly a Portuguese colony so it’s very interesting to see the historic influence in the city.  You can very easily purchase tickets near the port in Sheung Wan in Hong Kong for a trip to Macau. There are 33 casinos in Macau with The Venetian being the largest in the world.  We’ll get to that later…   I found navigating Macau to be as confusing as trying to weave your way around the many small lanes in Venice – near impossible in my opinion.  That may have been contributed to the fact that we were trying to find our way around without a map!  We took lift from one of the bicycle cart guys…we just needed to get into Senado square. Senado Square is adorned with your typical shopping brands and also in every corner you can …