It’s mid-July already and we can’t believe the amount of amazing things Macau has to do these days! Soak up the sun and head to Grand Coloane Resort for a wonderful staycation and try out all the spa and dining experiences the city has in store. There are also cool museums to visit with the family and much more. Read on and find out all the fun things happening this weekend in Macau!
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Summer at Grand Coloane Resort has just gotten even better with their “Hello Summer” campaign, a very cool thing to do these next few months. It comes just in time for this hot season enticing local residents with the best deal packages in town featuring rooms with kids’ wellness programs and what’s more summery than BBQ dinners! If Macau residents want to stay cool this summer with some island fun, Grand Coloane Resort is the perfect destination. Friday Island seafood BBQ and Saturday night pork spit roast with free flow of beer and sangria are the special highlights amongst all. The ever-popular eat-until-you-have-enough dim sum lunch will be extended to July and August at only MOP $300 for two. What can’t be missed is the MOP $400 Dip & Dunk pool pass with MOP $300 dining credits where guests can enjoy the new summer ice-cream and drink menu including mojito, yardie, and a variety of coffee.
As part of the spectacular summer offers to share the joy of the sunny season, the resort also rolls out the unique spa by the sea experience. You’ll be able to enjoy a fantastically relaxing moment with the waves crashing into the beach as a backdrop. For those looking for lavish cocktails and spa deals, contact them to know more. For this family added value season, the hotel launches ultimate staycation offers to combine rooms with a kids workshop, Friday Island Seafood BBQ, and Saturday Night Pork Spit Roast with free flow of beer and sangria. Experience the personalized summer packages beyond the hotel stay this season!
When: Till August 31, 2020
Where: Grand Coloane Resort, 1918 Estrada de Hac Sá, Coloane
How much: Various prices
This July, enjoy all the gastronomic offers Mandarin Oriental, Macau has in store for everyone! From colorful and cool bagels to original and exclusive cocktails, you’ll also have the opportunity to try delicious steaks, their greatest surprise for this month!
From sweet to savory, bagels are usually tasteful and delicious. What you might not know is that these are also very photogenic! Bring your camera–and an empty stomach–to try these delicacies and get ready to have content for weeks on end for your social media. Have them with your friends at the Lobby Lounge with a laidback ambiance.
When: Colorful Bagels – July 1–31, 2020
Côte de Beouf – July 8–22, 2020
Sunset Hours – Wednesdays, 22 July, 2020–onwards
For more information, call Vida Rica Restaurant at +853 8805 8918, Lobby Lounge at +853 8805 8888, or Vida Rica Bar at +853 8805 8928
Shine Spa at Sheraton Grand Macao, Cotai Strip is celebrating its reopening with an Elemental Herbology “Summer Specials” Spa Treatment that has been designed to revitalize and rejuvenate the body and give lasting vitality to the skin.
The “Summer Specials” Spa Treatment includes a 60-minute Elemental Herbology signature massage and a complimentary Elemental Herbology nutrition infusion mask. Guests can choose their preferred treatment depending on their needs and preferences. Treat yourself to the Elemental Herbology approach to skin health and wellness that blends Eastern and Western traditions and is inspired by the five elements of Feng Shui–Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water–activating natural ingredients to boost vital energy and rebalance the core essence.
When: Until August 31, 2020
How much: MOP $698 (60-minute Elemental Herbology signature massage and a complimentary Elemental Herbology nutrition infusion mask)
For more information on their spa, check here. For reservations, call +853 8113 0222 or send an email to [email protected]
The Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) has launched a subsidy scheme for Macau residents joining tours run by local travel agencies in order to stimulate domestic tours. Follow Me Macau, helps local residents to book the best tours available and enjoy these special prices.
Discover new sides of this worldly city for those who had no idea these gems existed. With more than 10 available tours, there are numerous options: history and tradition, architecture, casinos and resorts, and much more! Tours include transportation, certified guide, insurance, food allowance, and, of course, the tours themselves.
When: June 22–September 30, 2020
Where: All across the city
How much: MOP $18 (non-discount price MOP $298)–138 (non-discount price MOP $418)
Organized by the Cultural Affairs Bureau and co-organized by the Municipal Affairs Bureau, “HUSH!! Full Music” is held in a new way at new locations from June to August. Eight music performances are carried out online and at the Macao Contemporary Art Centre – Navy Yard 2, Macao Science Center Square, rooftop of Ponte 9, and Senado Square, respectively. One of the activities, “HUSH!! X Creative Industries Flea Market” is held on July 18 and 19 at the Macao Science Center Square.
In order to provide a platform for creative practitioners to showcase their talent and works, the “HUSH!! X Creative Industries Flea Market” will be held on 18 and 19 July at the Macao Science Center Square, featuring a variety of genres such as jazz, folk, electronic and pop music, allowing the audience to enjoy music while taking the pleasure in the sunset; nearly 100 stalls will also be set up, selling a variety of local creative and handicraft products, drinks and snacks.
When: 3:00pm–9:00pm, Saturday and Sunday, July 18 and 19, 2020
Where: Macao Science Center Square, Avenida Dr. Sun Yat-sen, Nape, Macau
How much: Free admission
For more information, call +853 8399 6296 or +853 8399 6210, or check the event’s Facebook page
Sands Resorts Macao is offering special savings and discounts on recreation including treatments at two signature spas and family fun at The Parisian Macao’s Aqua World and children’s playground paradise Qube Kingdom from July 1 to August 31. The “Summer Twice as Nice Spa Indulgence” allows guests to book any two treatments and receive the second at a 50% discount at Sands Resorts Macao’s award-winning spas–Bodhi Spa at Conrad Macao Cotai Strip and Le SPA’tique at The Parisian Macao.
The two spas offer relaxing and elegant surroundings, a wide variety of traditional, cutting-edge, and celebrity treatments, utilizing the world’s finest skincare products, alongside hair salons and retail boutiques. Meanwhile, guests staying at The Parisian Macao can enjoy 30% off Aqua World and Qube Kingdom entry. Aqua World is a place for relaxation with fun water features including a wading pool and waterslides, offering a perfect leisure experience for the whole family. Qube Kingdom, the 20,000 square feet indoor and outdoor playground ideal for children of all ages has slides, climbing nets, a carousel, and gaming consoles, providing hours of fun!
When: July 1–August 31, 2020
For more information, check their website
The Marine and Water Bureau Day is held on July 18, and there is a range of exciting celebration activities throughout the month, including free admission to the Guia Lighthouse and the Maritime Museum. Save the dates and learn more about the maritime history of this city! This year, Guia Lighthouse Open Days are on July 11 and 12 (Saturday and Sunday) and are admission free.
This is your chance to visit the interior of the Guia Lighthouse where admission is usually not allowed! Visitors can also go to the top of the lighthouse and enjoy a panoramic view of Macau! The Maritime Museum is divided into several exhibition areas: Maritime Ethnology, Maritime History and Maritime Technology. Here you can enjoy exhibitions about the traditions and art of the fishermen of Macau, as well as other regions of South China; the Portuguese and Chinese maritime history from the 15th to the 17th centuries.
When: Guia Lighthouse Open Days – 10:00am–5:30pm, every weekend, July 4 and 5, 11 and 12, 18 and 19, 25 and 26, 2020
Maritime Museum free visits – 10:00am–6:00pm, Saturday and Sunday, July 18 and 19, 2020
Where: Guia Lighthouse, Guia Fortress, Rampa Da Guia, Macau
Maritime Museum,1 Largo do Pagode da Barra, Macau
How much: Free admission for all activities
For more information, check their website, call +853 2855 9922 or send an email to [email protected]
You don’t need to spend hours on reading research and listening to TED-talks of influential scientists to know that exercise is good for you. Although, if studying can motivate you to start a fitness path, then you should. But if the main reason why you are still not a fitness addict is that you haven’t found what drives you, that’s a different story. Is yoga boring and the gym too intimidating? Don’t know how to swim or water is just not your element?
Why not give dance fitness a try? Based on simple dance steps, aerobics, and interval exercises, dance fitness such as Zumba and Breakletics can help you to get your fit on and release endorphins even more than a regular workout. Check out our list of the best places to have dance fitness classes in Macau and start moving to the rhythm!
Also read: Where to Have Dance Fitness Classes in Macau
It’s definitely possible to combine learning with fun in an outing with children in Macau! Take the kids to these five museums for a productive day that’s both informative and entertaining. Explore cool and interactive activities, friendly exhibits, and educational events.
Offering more than just conventional artworks and displays, these museums will teach your children culture, history, and science while providing them with endless entertainment. Our list includes the Maritime Museum, the Macao Science Centre, and others you might find very cool for the kids and adults to play with and also learn.
Macau Lifestyle is partnering up with Follow Me Macau for a giveaway to allow one lucky winner to take their loved one to an exciting adventure at teamLab SuperNature Macao. It’s time we create more memories this year. Explore creativity and immerse yourself in a day full of fun for free.
teamLab SuperNature Macao is a groundbreaking permanent interactive experience. It boasts 5,000 square meters of labyrinthine floor space transformed by teamLab into an extremely complex, three-dimensional world across varying elevations, featuring immersive and compelling artworks. There are a lot more installations on-site for everyone to discover. You and your plus one will be thrilled with all the fun and interaction teamLab SuperNature allows.
The prize for this giveaway is the Macau teamLab Adventure. The package includes a route from the ferry terminal and a visit to the following attractions including Oscar Farm, the garden of medicinal and aromatic plants, The Parisian Macao, and teamLab. The tour ends and then it’s back to the ferry terminal. This package also includes a lunch or dinner at The Parisian Macao or The Venetian Macao. The duration of the tour is about four to six hours allowing a true appreciation of Macau’s beauty.
Macau Lifestyle supports the Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) in the launch of a subsidy scheme for Macau residents joining tours run by local travel agencies in order to stimulate domestic tours. Follow Me Macau has launched “Macao Ready Go! Local Tours in Macau!” that helps local residents book the best tours available and enjoy these special prices. It’s time we support our community and embrace the magical atmosphere of Macau around us! This prize in collaboration with Follow Me Macau has a total value of MOP $836 and we’re giving away two tickets! The lucky winner will be able to bring a plus one to enjoy the day with their favorite person. This giveaway ends on July 23, 2020 and the winner will be notified directly via email. Good luck!