It dates back to the Qin Dynasty 221-206 BC, and the first Portuguese were to land there in 1513. Formerly administered by Portugal it is one of two Special Administrative Regions of the Peoples Republic of China, (the other being Hong Kong). It is heavily dependant on tourism and it is the worlds biggest gambling center. If you want to see magnificent Hotels on a truly spectacular scale with every known world shopping brand this is a must place to go. The Galaxy Hotel welcomes you with a spectacular Diamond surpise fountain. The historic centre of Macau is a must see being one of the worlds 25 listed UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Considering it is one of the most densly populated places in the world it is a marvel that some of it’s people live the the second longest of any lifespans in the world. This is a must place to see for groups.