Quick tips about Macau

Official Currency: Macanese Pataca (MOP) & Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)

Electricity: The standard voltage is 220V. Power sockets are of type D, M, G and F. Check here and see if you need to bring a travel adapter for all your electronics.

Data and Wifi: SIM cards are available in Macau without registration. You can buy them at a self-service vending machine at the airport and both ferry terminals. Prepaid cards are also available. Wifi is available in all the casinos/hotels and some restaurants.

Monthly Festivals and Events

JanuaryMacao City Fringe Festival
FebruaryFestival of the God Tou Tea
MarchFeast of Pak Tai
AprilA-Ma Festival
Feast of the Drunken Dragon
Tam Kong Festival
MayProcession of Our Lady of Fátima
International Museum Day
JuneMacao Lotus Flower Festival
Macao International Dragon Boat Races
JulyFeast of Na Tcha
International Youth Dance Festival
AugustFeast of Kuan Tai
Feast of Maidens
SeptemberFeast of Hungry Ghosts
Macao International Travel (Industry) Expo
World Tourism Day
International Basketball Tournament
Macao International Fireworks Display Contest
OctoberMacao International Fireworks Display Contest
Mid-Autumn Festival
Macao International Music Festival
Macau A-Ma Cultural & Tourism Festival
NovemberMacao International Music Festival
Macau Food Festival
Macau Grand Prix
Macao International Parade
DecemberMacao International Marathon
Macao Light Festival
Macao International Parade
International Film Festival & Award Macau