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Jorge Alvares Monument, Macau

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  • It was a square right in front of the hotel where I stayed. Although it was not as wide as the left, there was also a bench, and it was a feeling that it was said that it was a stroll and a rest place of the local people. Grace, a statue of Jorge Alvares stood in a prominent place in the square.
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  • There are quite a few statues around Macau, including a monument of Portuguese explorer, Jorge Alvares, the first European to set land in China by sea in the early 16th-century. Here you see bearded A...  more »
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  • Decent statue in the middle of the city. Gives a historic feeling of Macau.
  • There is a monument to Jorge Alvares, the Portugese explorer who is credited as being the first European to reach the shores of Macau, Hong Kong and this area of southern China, located in the small square by the same name off of Avenida da Praia Grande, situated just in front of the New Yaohan Shopping Mall. This is a simple monument that won't likely make much of a priority visit for most but those an interest in maritime and colonial history might want to have a quite stop here if in the area. The Jorge Alvares Monument is around 5-6 minute walk from the Lisboa Hotel and 8-10 minute walk from the Senado Square city center area.
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