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DAY 3 in Macau ~ Day 3 - Fisherman's Wharf, Grand Prix and Wine Museum and Macau Tower

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Day 3 is Full Packed.

Today's itinerary is a tour of the Fisherman's Wharf, Grand Prix and Wine Museum, Macau Tower and the world's largest water-base show "House of Dancing Water".
From Holiday Inn, we walked our way to Sheraton Grand Macau Hotel's shuttle bus drop off area. From there, we took the hotel shuttle going to Sand Hotel which was just a short 5 minutes stroll to Lotus Square, the Grand Prix Museum, Wine Museum and Fisherman's Wharf.The weather was not very cooperative  (it was raining that day) and we unfortunately had to forego a visit to the Macau Science Center.
The Sands Macau at Largo de Monte Carlo.


The Lotus Square is just across Sands Hotel. We took an underground tunnel going there (we have no idea though if there is shorter way).


The Lotus Square is a famous tourist attraction and a landmark of the city. The flower in full bloom symbolizes the prosperity of the region. It is a gift of China to Macau to celebrate the establishment of the …

DAY 2 in Macau (Part 2) ~ Casino Hopping at the Cotai Strip and the House of Magic

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Got to rest and freshen a bit.  The walk to Taipa Village under Macau's hot June temperature left me and my husband exhausted (and sweaty)... 

Tonight is all about the Cotai strips of hotel, dinner at the Shanghai Magic restaurant, a side attraction at the Batman Dark Flight with theHouse of Magic show for finale.

Holiday Inn is about a kilometer walk (about 10-15 minutes) to Studio City which houses the Batman Dark Flight and House of Magic show.

The short walk brought us to Sheraton Grand,  Plaza Macau and Parisian Macau.  



The Parisian Macau is magnificent.  It has a replica of Eiffel Tower that lights up with vibrant colors at night  (below picture was taken on our back to Holiday Inn after the watching the House of Magic show).   



The Studio City complex is an attraction in itself, And so here we are doing what tourists do best...

We bought our House of Magic Show and Batman Dark Flight tickets via Klook. 
It is an easy to use mobile/computer application for ticket/show bookings.  …