Christmas calendar 2020

Advent calendar 2020: 2. Macau

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Advent calendar 2020: 2. Macau

A relic of colonialism: Macau is where Portugal meets China. In 1557, Portugal started using Macau as a trading port and gateway into China. Goods, people and ideas flowed between China and Europe through Macau. Its place in the global trading network having long been eclipsed by Hong Kong, it found new wealth in casinos. […]