In 1987, Sagres completed the first aerial journey from Lisbon to Macao. Today, the plane is stationed in a park in Coloane.
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Question: how influential was Jesuit priest, traveller, trader, linguist and diplomat João Rodrigues ‘Tçuzu’ in the late 16th and early 17th centuries? Answer: extremely.
Did you know pirates once roamed the high seas around Macao? The organisers of a new piracy exhibition in the city did – and they answer buccaneering questions in this Q&A.
One of the most important people in Macao’s recent history, Stanley Ho, died this year. We look back at his colourful, inspirational and financially successful life.
First there were 15 and now there are 70: explore Macao’s new items of intangible heritage with us, from dragon’s beard candy to Portuguese folk dancing.
The first leaders behind the Military Club
As the Macau Military Club celebrates its 150th anniversary, we look back at this venerable institution’s fascinating past in the heart of the city.
A journey into Macao’s ‘intangible’ heritage, which covers old stories, religious processions, customs and even the city’s unique gastronomy.
Macao has been home to many people who were once – or still are – considered famous. We delve into the history of nine of the most notable inhabitants.
Whether still here to visit or lost completely to time, the forts of Macao are the strongholds of many stories. These vital defences once protected the city and its people over more than 400 years.