The Sin City or The City of Dreams…..luminous, sanguine, selling fortune and fame to a select few.
Macau at night is the alter ego of Las Vegas best represented by the imposing Venetian Macao, the neon lights and crowds of casinos, the pulsating beats of clubs, cabarets and shows, the deluge of night clubs and oomph hostesses, the awed tourist from Mainland China, the world traveler on a tour junket, the wannabe history and architecture buff, the foodies on a Macanese cuisine trip.
Morning is also the time to appreciate this former Portuguese colony, clinging onto its European connections. Morning belongs to antiquity…the Chinese connection that dates back to Qin Dynasty (221–206 BC), when Macau was under the Panyu county, present day Guangdong, jurisdiction. The early settlers belonged to the Southern Song Dynasty fleeing the invading Mongols followed by fishermen of the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644 AD) from Guangdong and Fujian provinces and now there is an unending queue from different corners of the country..
Reporter/researcher/ feature writer/content writer/blogger/...the journey continues looking for the unusual and quirky., the realistic and make-believe. It has not always been easy. Travel happened by chance and has stayed. To me travel is knowledge with enjoyment and learning and as long as I can I will .It is a means to know peeps, places, pastimes and pleasures
Follow me as I hop onto the travel writing bus, one leisurely stop after another.