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Macau City Map 2013

 

Macau City Map 2013 - Macau lies on the western side of the Pearl River Delta, bordering Guangdong province in the north and facing the South China Sea in the east and south.

Macau Peninsula was originally an island, but a connecting sandbar gradually turned into a narrow isthmus, thus changing Macau into a peninsula. Land reclamation in the 17th century transformed Macau into a peninsula with generally flat terrain, though numerous steep hills still mark the original land mass. Most part of the Peninsula is composed of flat land and low hills. The highest point is at Coloane Alto at 172 meters above sea level. There are many natural deep gulfs around Macao which forms the unique natural sceneries.

Known as the “Oriental Las Vegas”, the gambling industry in Macau is booming and has already become an important feature of Macau's economy. But, the tourists cannot feel the razzmatazz in Macao’s casinos as elsewhere, and the players are very gentle and kind. Macau, a famous destination with prosperity and peace, fashion and history, oriental and western cultures, is deserving of a visit and a stay here is sure to revitalize the weary traveler.

Macao, located to the west of Zhujiang River Estuary, covers an area of only 27.5 square kilometers, boasting a total population of 469,800 unlike the modern metropolis Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, etc. however, it has been the absolute destination for the tourists traveling in China. A variety of both Oriental and Western cultures and traditions makes you feel fantastic and stunning. Travelling Macau will bring you with into a world of antiques and fashion, traditional and modern, as well as tranquility and glitz.

Macauy City Map 2013

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