Macau is a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People's Republic of
China. Macau became a colony of the Portuguese empire in 1557. It was lent to ...
May 24, 2016 ... Official name: Aomen Tebie Xingzhengqu (Chinese); Região Administrativa
Especial de Macau (Portuguese) (Macau Special Administrative ...
No other city in China has the kind of rich colonial history that Macau does. It
began 500 years ago, when in June 1513 Jorge Alvarez landed in Southern
Macau has an interesting history as a trading post, with its colonial legacy still
influencing its culture and cuisine today. The gambling industry...
Sep 27, 2015 ... Provides an overview of Macau, including key events and facts. ... Macau has
capitalised on its long history as a gambling centre, drawing ...
History. Portuguese galleons first visited Macau to trade in the early 16th century
and in 1557, as a reward for clearing out pirates endemic to the area, they were ...
Macau or Macao (Chinese Aomen), territory of China, once administered by
Portugal, on the southeastern coast of China, west of Hong Kong. Portuguese ...
Information on Macao — geography, history, politics, government, economy,
population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities.
Macau timeline covering an arranged chronological timetable of key events
within a particular historical period - by worldatlas.com.
Macau history page offering brief information on history of Macau including
timeline and culture.