Asia's Venice in Asia's Las Vegas! October 5th 2008 This last Sunday I left Hong Kong for the Las Vegas of Asia...Macau. This is a fun, casino/hotel-packed, old Portugese special region where gambling is legal, hence why it is Vegas of the East. This time around, I was heading for the Venetian hotel, and it's so big I spent the whole day there! Having been to the Venetian in Vegas it was interesting to compare! They are both massive!
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Asia » Macau » Taipa Island Colonized by the Portuguese in the 16th century, Macau was the first European settlement in the Far East. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and Portugal on 13 April 1987, Macau became the Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) of China on 2... ... read more
This is me & what I get up to...
I came to Hong Kong in August 2007 with the intention of staying for 9 months.....that has now turned into six and a half years!
After two years I left Hong Kong and went travelling in Asia and Europe for six months, taking the Trans-Siberian railway back to England. We managed to get from Thailand to London with no airplanes!
Then I returned to work in Hong Kong again! This is my blog to keep everyone updated of my life in HK and the travels I get up to! I'm a keen photographer and writer.
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