Top 5 heritage sites in Macau that should absolutely be on your itinerary!; India.com

China – Historic Centre of Macao

There’s a lot more to Macau than the casinos and the night clubs. Don’t believe us? Read on!

For the longest time, Macau has been the go-to destination for the high rollers from two of Asia’s biggest economies: India and China. And while Macau is indeed one helluva place to throw the dice, there is a lot more to this undiscovered gem of a destination. History and heritage may not necessarily be associated with Macau but you will be surprised with what you can discover in Macau. We bring you the top five heritage sites in Macau that should totally be on your itinerary:

1. Moorish Barracks

Constructed in 1874, the Moorish Barracks has a special Indian connection. The brick-and-stone neo-classical structure with Mughal influences was built in order to accommodate an Indian regiment from Goa so as to reinforce Macau’s police force. The building that stands on a granite platform is one-storey high in the front and two-storied towards the rear.

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