In Macau there are a lot of wonderful monuments, architectural masterpieces, historical sites, parks and squares where fun holidays and cultural festivals take place. Will you come here for a two-week vacation or just look at the weekend – you will have the opportunity to look at famous sights, admire the local gardens, as well as get acquainted with local cuisine, go shopping and listen to good music.
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If a lesson can be learned from Greek mythology, full of touchy gods and arrogant heroes, this is the only thing: it is important to have powerful patrons in life. Therefore, when in 1981 the European Economic Community accepted Greece into its membership and began distributing to its cities welcome bonuses for painting facades and restoration of monasteries, the country sighed with relief: now you can live. Fast tourist drachma ousted the long agricultural drachma, the goats stopped milking, and the olives reap. After all, the European Union demands many new victims from among the local types of cheese and endemic varieties of vegetables. Continue reading
In the Middle Ages, the Bargello Palace was the residence of the city administration, then the prison and barracks. In 1865, the building was turned into the National Museum and now it hides the treasures of Italian sculpture, the work of Benvenuto Cellini, Sansovino, four sculptures by Michelangelo and the whole hall dedicated to the sculptures of Donatello. Continue reading