Macau

Macau is a former colony, a world-renowned gambling destination, and one of the world's most densely populated spots, with a population of 667,000 people in an area half the size of Manhattan Island.
Photo: Charlie fong, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Popular Destinations

The Macau is the northern portion of 's Special Administrative Region of Macau. Photo: yeowatzup, CC BY 2.0.

was one of the islands in 's Special Administrative Region of Macau. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

was the southern-most island in 's Special Administrative Region of Macau. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, also known as the Strip, is advertised as the "Las Vegas Strip of the East", and not without reason: it houses huge hotels and casinos, upscale shopping, sports facilities, golf courses and more. Photo: あばさー, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Ruins of Saint Paul's are the ruins of a 17th-century Catholic religious complex in , Macau, . Photo: Paolobon140, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
is a fort in in Macau SAR, . Photo: Paolobon140, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The Macau Museum is located on the hill of the in , Macau, . Photo: Paolobon140, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Fort
The is a 17th-century colonial military fort, , and complex in , Macau, . Photo: J. Patrick Fischer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a civil parish in the western portion of the of Macau. Photo: Marlinjuice, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
is a township-level division situated in , , , . Photo: 9old9, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a place located in , Macau.

Macau

Latitude
22.195° or 22° 11' 42" north
Longitude
113.5478° or 113° 32' 52.1" east
Open Location Code
7PJM5GVX+X4
Population
651,000
Elevation
6 metres (20 feet)
Capital
Macao
Area
254 km² (98 miles²)
Currency
Pataca (MOP)
Phone code
853
Internet domain
.mo
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4642463209
Geo­Names ID
1821275
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Makèë
  • Afar: Makao
  • Afrikaans: Macau
  • Albanian: Makao
  • Albanian: Makau
  • Amharic: ማካኡ
  • Amharic: ማካው
  • Arabic: Macau
  • Arabic: الماكاو
  • Arabic: قائمة جزر ماكاو
  • Arabic: ماكاو
  • Arabic: ماكاو، الصين
  • Arabic: مكاو
  • Arabic: منطقة ماكاو الإدارية الخاصة
  • Aragonese: Macau
  • Armenian: Մակաո
  • Armenian: Մակաու
  • Assamese: মাকাও
  • Asturian: Macáu
  • Atayal: Macau
  • Azerbaijani: Makao
  • Bashkir: Макао
  • Basque: Macao
  • Basque: Macau
  • Basque: Makau
  • Bavarian: Macao
  • Belarusian: Макаа
  • Belarusian: Макао
  • Bengali: মাকাও
  • Bengali: ম্যাকাও
  • Bishnupriya: মাকাউ
  • Bosnian: Makao
  • Breton: Macau
  • Breton: Makao
  • Buginese: Makau
  • Bulgarian: Макао
  • Burmese: မကာအို
  • Catalan: Macao
  • Catalan: Macau
  • Cebuano: Macau
  • Central Bikol: Macau
  • Central Kurdish: ماکائۆ
  • Chechen: Макао
  • Cherokee: ᎹᎧᎣ
  • Chinese: Ò-mn̂g
  • Chinese: 中国澳门
  • Chinese: 中國澳門
  • Chinese: 澳門
  • Chinese: 澳門特別行政區
  • Chinese: 澳門特區
  • Chinese: 澳门
  • Chinese: 澳门特别行政区
  • Chinese: 澳门特区
  • Chinese: 馬交
  • Chinese: 马交
  • Chuvash: Макао
  • Corsican: Macau
  • Croatian: Makao
  • Czech: Macao
  • Danish: Macao
  • Dhivehi: މަކާއޫ
  • Dimli (individual language): Makao
  • Dotyali: मकाउ
  • Dutch: MAC
  • Dutch: MO
  • Dutch: Macao
  • Dutch: Macau
  • Dzongkha: མ་ཀའོ
  • Egyptian Arabic: ماكاو
  • English: Aomen
  • English: MO
  • English: Macao
  • English: Macao S.A.R
  • English: Macao SAR, China
  • English: Macao SAR
  • English: Macao Special Administrative Region
  • English: Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
  • English: Macau SAR, China
  • English: Macau SAR
  • English: Macau Special Administrative Region
  • English: Macau Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
  • English: mo
  • English: 🇲🇴
  • Esperanto: Makao
  • Esperanto: Makao SAR
  • Esperanto: Speciala Administra Regiono Makao
  • Estonian: Aomen
  • Estonian: Macao
  • Estonian: Macau
  • Ewe: Macau
  • Ewe: Macau nutome
  • Extremaduran: Macau
  • Faroese: Makao
  • Fiji Hindi: Macau
  • Finnish: Macao
  • French: Macao
  • French: RAS de Macao
  • French: RAS de Macao, Chine
  • French: mo
  • Gagauz: Makao
  • Galician: Macau - 澳门
  • Galician: Macau
  • Gan Chinese: 澳門
  • Gan Chinese: 澳门
  • Georgian: მაკაო
  • German: Aomen
  • German: CN-92
  • German: Macao
  • German: Macau
  • German: Makao
  • German: Makau
  • German: Região Administrativa Especial de Macau da República Popular da China
  • German: Sonderverwaltungszone Macao
  • German: Sonderverwaltungszone Macao der Volksrepublik China
  • German: Àomén
  • Greek: Μακάο
  • Greek: Μακάου
  • Guianese Creole French: Makao
  • Gujarati: મકાઉ
  • Gujarati: મકાઓ
  • Hakka Chinese: Àu-mûn
  • Hausa: Au-mùn
  • Hausa: Macau
  • Hawaiian: Macau
  • Hebrew: מקאו
  • Hindi: मकाउ
  • Hindi: मकाऊ
  • Hindi: मकाओ
  • Hungarian: Makaó
  • Icelandic: Macau
  • Icelandic: Makaó
  • Ido: Macau
  • Ido: Makau
  • Iloko: Macau
  • Indonesian: Macao
  • Indonesian: Macau
  • Indonesian: Makao
  • Indonesian: Makau
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Macao
  • Inuktitut: ᒪᑲᐅ
  • Irish: Macau
  • Irish: Macáó
  • Italian: Macao
  • Jamaican Creole English: Makow
  • Japanese: Macau
  • Japanese: マカウ
  • Japanese: マカオ
  • Japanese: マカオ特別行政区
  • Japanese: 中華人民共和国マカオ特別行政区
  • Japanese: 中華人民共和国澳門特別行政区
  • Japanese: 中華人民共和國澳門特別行政區
  • Japanese: 澳門
  • Japanese: 澳门
  • Japanese: 馬交
  • Javanese: Makau
  • Kabiyè: Makaʊ
  • Kalaallisut: Macao
  • Kalaallisut: Macau
  • Kannada: ಮಕಾವು
  • Kannada: ಮಖಾವ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Makao
  • Kazakh: Аумын
  • Kazakh: Макао
  • Khmer: ម៉ាកាវ
  • Kikuyu: Macau
  • Kinyarwanda: Makawo
  • Kirghiz: Макао
  • Korean: 마카오
  • Kurdish: Makao
  • Kurdish: ماکاو
  • Ladino: Makao
  • Lao: Macau
  • Lao: ມາເກົ້າ
  • Latin: Macaum
  • Latvian: Makao
  • Lezghian: Макао
  • Ligurian: Macao
  • Limburgan: Macau
  • Lingala: Makau
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Macau
  • Literary Chinese: 澳門
  • Literary Chinese: 馬交、濠江
  • Lithuanian: Macao
  • Lithuanian: Makao
  • Lojban: lo gugdemu'o
  • Lombard: Macao
  • Luxembourgish: Macau
  • Macedonian: Макао
  • Maithili: मकाउ
  • Malay: Macao S.A.R., China
  • Malay: Macau
  • Malay: Makau
  • Malayalam: മക്കാവോ
  • Malayalam: മകൗ
  • Maltese: Macao
  • Maltese: Makaw
  • Maltese: Reġjun Amministrattiv Speċjali tal-Macao
  • Manipuri: ꯃꯀꯥꯎ
  • Maori: Makao
  • Marathi: मकाऊ
  • Marathi: मकाओ
  • Mazanderani: ماکائو
  • Min Dong Chinese: Ó̤-muòng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ò-mn̂g
  • Mingrelian: მაკაო
  • Mirandese: Macau
  • Mongolian: Макао
  • Mongolian: ꯃꯀꯥꯎ
  • Nepali: मकाउ
  • Nepali: मकावो
  • Northern Frisian: Macau
  • Northern Luri: ماکائو
  • Northern Sami: Makáo
  • Norwegian: Macao
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Macao
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Macao
  • Novial: Makau
  • Nyanja: Macau
  • Occitan (post 1500): Macau
  • Oriya: ମକାଉ
  • Oriya: ମାକାଉ SAR ଚିନ୍
  • Ossetian: Макао
  • Pampanga: Macau
  • Panjabi: ਮਕਾਉ
  • Persian: ماکائو
  • Picard: Macao
  • Polish: Makau
  • Portuguese: Macau
  • Portuguese: RAEM
  • Portuguese: Região Administrativa Especial de Macau
  • Portuguese: Região Administrativa Especial de Macau da República Popular da China
  • Portuguese: 澳門
  • Quechua: Macau
  • Romanian: Macao
  • Romansh: Regiun d'administraziun speziala Macao, China
  • Russian: Аомынь
  • Russian: Макао
  • Russian: Специальный административный район Аомынь
  • Russian: Специальный административный район Макао (Аомынь)
  • Russian: Специальный административный район Макао
  • Sakizaya: Macau
  • Santali: ᱢᱟᱠᱟᱣ
  • Sardinian: Macau
  • Scots: Macau
  • Scottish Gaelic: Macau
  • Serbian: Макао
  • Serbian: Макау
  • Serbo-Croatian: Makao
  • Shan: မႃႇၵၢဝ်ႈ
  • Sicilian: Macau
  • Silesian: Makau
  • Sindhi: ميڪائو
  • Sinhala: මකාවෝ
  • Sinhala: මැකාවු
  • Slovak: Macao
  • Slovak: Makao
  • Slovenian: Macao
  • Slovenian: Macau
  • Somali: Makaw
  • South Azerbaijani: ماکائو
  • Southern Altai: Макао
  • Spanish: Macao
  • Sundanese: Makau
  • Swahili: Macau
  • Swedish: Macao
  • Tagalog: Macau
  • Tagalog: Makaw
  • Tajik: Аомин
  • Tajik: Макао
  • Tamil: மகாவோ
  • Tamil: மகௌ
  • Tamil: மக்காவு
  • Taroko: Macau
  • Telugu: మకావు
  • Telugu: మాకావ్
  • Tetum: Makau
  • Thai: มาเก๊า
  • Thai: เขตบริหารพิเศษมาเก๊า
  • Tibetan: མེ་ཀའོ།
  • Tigrinya: ማካው
  • Tigrinya: ማካዎ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Makau
  • Tosk Albanian: Macau
  • Turkish: Macau
  • Turkish: Makao
  • Turkmen: Makao
  • Uighur: ئاۋمېن
  • Ukrainian: Аоминь
  • Ukrainian: Макао
  • Urdu: مکاؤ
  • Uzbek: Makao
  • Vietnamese: Ma Cao
  • Vietnamese: Macao
  • Vietnamese: Ma cao
  • Waray (Philippines): Macau
  • Welsh: Macao S.A.R., Tseina
  • Welsh: Macau
  • Western Armenian: Մաքաու
  • Western Frisian: Makao
  • Western Frisian: Makau
  • Western Panjabi: مکاؤ
  • Wolof: Makaaw
  • Wu Chinese: 澳门
  • Xhosa: Macau
  • Yiddish: מאקאא
  • Yoruba: Màkáù
  • Yue Chinese: 澳門
  • Zhuang: Aumwnz
  • Zulu: i-Macau
  • Aomen Tebie Xingzhengqu
  • Macau, Brazilia
  • Province of Macao
  • Província de Macau
  • 澳門 Macau

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