Experience Macao

In partnership with:

Macao Government Tourism Office
The Lusofonia Festival will be held from 21 to 23 October.

Macau looks to its Portuguese heritage for a vision of the future

Macau enjoys a rich cultural heritage, owing to its historical status as Europe’s first major colony in East Asia. As long ago as the mid-16th century, the city was a massively important hub for Portugal’s sprawling trade networks, described by some historians as the first global empire.