Whether a bargain hunter, an antique collector or just a window shopper, there is always something to enjoy when it comes to shopping in Macau. Macau is considered a free port area, which means that all items bought in the city are at duty-free prices with no sales tax applicable. Add those to the favorable exchange rate of Macau Pacatas and the fact that bargaining is a must, and you come to the conclusion that Macau shopping is undeniably a shopper’s haven.
Gold is timeless and is one of the most popular items being bought in Macau. Jewelry shops are extremely abundant around the city, offering gold in different grades. Another favorite buy is clothing. There are 500 running garment factories around the city with plenty of overruns being found in shops and stalls. These clothes would only cost you a small amount of what they would most likely cost you in some of the world’s leading boutiques. Other favorite shopping bargains include Chinese [Read more…]