logo
menuleft menuright
youarehere TodayTourism.com






Accommodation booking

History of Macau


Loading
In the 16th Century, China gave Portugal the right to settle in Macau in exchange for clearing the area of pirates under strict Chinese administration. Macau was the first European settlement in the Far East. It became Portuguese colony effectively after the treaty signed by Qing and Portuguese Government in 1887. It was also the last, when pursuant to an agreement signed by China and Portugal in 1987, Macau became the Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) of China on 20 December 1999, ending over 400 years of Portuguese administration. China has promised that, under its "one country, two systems" formula, China's socialist economic system will not be practiced in Macau for at least fifty years after the transfer of sovereignty and that Macau will enjoy a high degree of autonomy in all matters except foreign and defense affairs. As an SAR, Macau has its own government and police force, passports, visas, postal system and currency.

Macau Travel/Vacation Photos


Panoramio photos are copyrighted by their owners. You can add your own travel photos on this page: History of Macau at TodayTourism.com. Click here to add your vacation photos - Free registration!
Photographers: - , - , - ,ChiefTech - The Venetian Nighttime Panorama,ChiefTech - Hotel & Casino Grand Lisboa,picsonthemove - Ruins of St. Pauls Church, Pauluskirche, Macao,Paulo Tan - New Grand Lisboa ,Michael 安路 - Fisherwoman China 珠海漁女,nyxaaa@msn.com - 珠海-情侣路,nswy2008 - Dusk of Zhuhai,ganwen liu - Beautiful Macau,ChiefTech - Banyan Tree Hotel,ricky384 - Magic MACAU,05P51 - Macau Airport Ramp and China Hotel,harryjuselius - Ponte de Amizade in Macau ,nyxaaa@msn.com - 澳门-威尼斯人度假村,Mario:Portugal - Six-stars - Hotel-casino Grand Lapa+Grand Lisboa - Macau - (china) (Enlarge please),Paulo Tan - Happy New Year 2012!!! (Macau Galaxy Hotel),picsonthemove - Casino Grand Lisboa, Macao,Silverhead - Macau Skyline, Macau, China 澳門,ChiefTech - The Venetian Channel,Paulo Tan - Dancing Fountain,ChiefTech - Wynn Hotel Panorama,Mario:Portugal - Perspective of Grand Lapa Hotel - Macau (sit at the side of),nyxaaa@msn.com - 澳门-回归莲花,Luc Valencia - Macau colors of the night,ChiefTech - City Of Dreams @ Sunset,nyxaaa@msn.com - 澳門香格里拉大酒店 ,Mario:Portugal - Pavimento na base da torre de Macau, visto de 300m acima- Macau - (China),ricky384 - Venetian Macau,ricky384 - lightning at jockey club,林傑安(Enson) - 澳門玫瑰堂,pivatana - Letter Box Macao,如歌 - 珠海情侣路 Lovers road in Zhuhai !,GyurIca - One eternal love story in the Xianglu Bay / 費雪的女孩,©xfwang - 路环黑沙龙爪角家乐径/Trail of Morro de Hac-Sa, Coloane,

 
More information about Macau
 
 
 
 

Macau Accommodation


SAVE up to 75% on Last Minute deals! Search for discount Macau hotels, motels, apartments, hostels, guest accommodations and vacation resorts. Instant email confirmation!


Book Travel Insurance Online to Macau


Macau Travel Guide from Wikitravel. Many thanks to all Wikitravel contributors. Text is available under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0, images are available under various licenses, see each image for details.

Share/Bookmark


About Us| Advertise | FAQ | Customer Service | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | HTML & XML Sitemap | Link to Us | Link directory | Travel Blog | Find us on Facebook | YouTube | Réservation d'hôtel | Hotel reservation | Reserva de Hotel | Links
New Zealand Tours | Dubai Hotels Booking
2008-2013 TodayTourism.com LLC. All rights reserved