Monthly Archives: March 2017

St Lawrence Church

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St Lawrence Macau Church or Sao Lorenzo – This is one of the more beautiful churches of Macau. Its located on the street of the same name Ave. Sao Lorenzo. St. Lawrence Church was originally built of wood in the 1560, rebuilt in clay
in 1618 and finally reconstructed in stone around 1803. So this particular church is over 200 years old! Located on a hilly part of the city, the church is apprached via a dual stone staircase.

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St Francis Xavier Coloane

St Francis Xavier Coloane is a small chapel built in 1928 following the baroque style of Macau’s major churches. Portuguese color schemes of cream and white serves as background for classical oval windows and a small bell tower.

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Luis de Camoes Garden

Cameos Grotto is the most famous scenic spot in this garden. After riling the court officials, Luis de Camoes was exiled to Macau and lived in this cave where later he finished the national epic Os Lusiadas.

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