Area: 28.2 km² (10.9 miles²)
Currency: Pataca (MOP symbol MOP$) = 100 avos
Government: Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China since 1999.
Tipping: A 10% service charge is added to most hotel and restaurant bills. A small tip should also be left.
Legal drinking age: There is no legal drinking age in Macau
Time zone: GMT + 8
Languages: Chinese (Cantonese) and Portuguese
Macao: Social customs
Entertaining generally takes place in restaurants and public places. It is rare to be invited to a private home, unless the person is wealthy. Spirits are standard gifts in return for hospitality. ApartRead more from the most formal occasions in restaurants and nightclubs, casual wear is acceptable.
Macao: Food and local specialties
Dine on everything from Portuguese dishes to cuisine from China, Japan, Korea and Indonesia. Local Macau food is spicy, a unique combination of Chinese and Portuguese cooking methods with influences ofRead more Indian and African spices. Portuguese red and white wines and sparkling vinho verde, as well as port and brandy, are usually offered. There are no licensing laws. Regional specialities:Bacalhau (baked, grilled, stewed or boiled cod). Caldo verde and sopa a alentejana (rich soups). Spicy, grilled Galinha Africana (African chicken). Galinha a portuguesa (chicken baked with potatoes, onions, eggs and saffron). Minche (minced meat with fried potato and onion).
- Banyan Tree Macau, Dangzai
- Hotel Royal Macau, Macau
- Hotel Okura Macau, Dangzai
- Sofitel Macau at Ponte 16, Dangzai
- Hotel Beverly Plaza, Macau
- Hotel Guia, Macau
- City of Dreams - Hard Rock Hotel, Dangzai
- Emperor Hotel, Macau
- Pousada Marina Infante, Macau
- Ole London Hotel, Dangzai
- Holiday Inn Macau, Dangzai
- Hotel Taipa Macau, Dangzai
- Metropark Hotel Macau, Dangzai
- Grandview Hotel Macau, Dangzai
- Grand Lapa Macau - a Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Dangzai
- Pousada De Coloane, Coloane
- Fu Hua Guang Dong Hotel Macau, Macau
- Hotel Golden Dragon, Macau
- The Victoria Hotel Macau, Macau
- Hotel Riviera Macau, Macau