Tags » Macau

The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel

This is from our stay in November 2012 when we travelled to Macau for the UFC card being held at the Cotai Arena in the Venetian. 654 more words


Off to Macau we Go

Just a glimpse into the Venetian Macau

After an eventful start in Hong Kong I and mum hopped on a ferry to Macau and it was a 1 hour ride. 137 more words


In Hong Kong, Pro-Democracy "Occupy Central" Supporters Don't Go Completely Quietly Into The Night With Beijing's Decision -- "We want genuine universal suffrage not democracy with Chinese characteristics."

After China’s National People’s Congress standing committee slapped tight restrictions on Hong Kong’s 2017 chief executive election procedures in an official decision on Sunday, pro-democracy forces in the city have vowed to embark on long-term fight against Beijing’s decision. 997 more words

China Says No To Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Move

By Michael Martina and James Pomfret 

Britain and the US have both been vocal about their hopes for genuine democratic reform in Hong Kong.  Photo: Alamy… 908 more words

What Macau's "election" says about the future of Hong Kong

After months of pro-democracy protests, including over the weekend, China finally has unveiled the framework for Hong Kong’s 2017 election of its chief executive. On the subject of universal suffrage, the people of Hong Kong “put forward various views and suggestions,” the… 459 more words

Macau: Unofficial referendum on democracy killed by China

Macau Chief Executive Fernando Chui speaks at a news conference after winning Macau’s chief executive election in Macau July 26, 2009.  Credit: Reuters/Tyrone Siu… 333 more words

Travessa Da Paixao, Macau Peninsula, Macau

「戀愛巷」 in Chinese literally means “a street of love affairs”, although to my perspective it is no different than an ordinary street with few people. Maybe there is a history behind this street that some Portuguese decided to name it in such a romantic way. 11 more words