It's Magical May in Macau and time once more to plug into 'Experience Macau', 'WH Macau', 'Transportation Info' apps, 'Digital Guided Tours' and 'WiFi Go' for free WiFi services that bring you instantly up to speed on such major events as the 24th Macau Arts Festival, an international celebration of creativity all around the city, hosted in part by several spectacular World Heritage sites. The 'Macau Budget Hotels Site' puts you in touch on-line in seconds with many places to stay, while the Tourism Hotline is a phone call away for tourism information. And look for the 'Certified Shops' logo for guaranteed goods and service quality.
This month also heralds the Feast of the Drunken Dragon, the Feast of Buddha, the Feast of the God Tam Kung, the A-Ma Festival and the Procession of Our Lady of Fátima.
Maritime Administration Day gives visitors a once-a-year opportunity to enter the Guia Lighthouse . . . and many of the city's numerous museums also offer free admission on International Museum Day. Catch free performances of the UNESCO Intangible Heritage-listed Chinese Cantonese Opera, Lion Dances, Portuguese Folk Dances and 'street' dances, not to mention Portuguese Fado at the Wine Museum, right next door to the Macau Grand Prix Museum. Meanwhile, tea lovers are welcome to join the workshop in the Macau Tea Culture House, and you can learn more about the Historic Centre of Macau on free guided tours.
Summer's just about here - and there's lots to do outdoors! Dive into the 'Hác Sá Beach Summer Concert 5.1', 'Evening Concert', 'Mother's Day', 'Tap Seac Art Fair', 'Sun Never Left - Public Art Performance' and 'Taipa Flea Market' . . . and there's more fun and entertainment with 'TABOO', and 'CSI: The Experience'.
'Le French May' promises to be a great treat for everybody, and MAM is now showing 'Napoleon and the Decorative Arts: Treasures of the Imperial Palaces'. Why not get along to the 'Macau International Film and Video Festival' and 'Ulf & Eric Wakenius Jazz Guitar Duet Concert' at the Macau Cultural Centre. Music-lovers making their way downtown can also enjoy Macau Chinese Orchestra concerts plus weekend mini concerts in 'Leal Senado'. And book now for the 'Top Teen Music Concert', 'Kary Ng The Present Concert', 'Tiger Huang x Xiao Huang-Chi 'Not So Simple' Live in Macau' and the 'Big Four World Tour'. The Venetian Carnevale presents 32 days of Italian-themed fun and frolics, and two important Expos are on in Macau this month. And you can search out local art at Macau Fashion Gallery, Ox Warehouse, Creative Macau, Meow Space and 10 Fantasia - A Creative Industries Incubator.