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Travel Report: Studio City Macau.

Visit Studio City Macau.

February 2018. In the unlikely event I ever go back to Macau and stay at one of the monster hotels, my hard earned cash would definitely go to Studio City Macau. This is Macau’s cinema themed complex, a palatial 1,600 room structure with a figure of 8 Ferris wheel called The Golden Reel built into the facade!  

Jurassic Park Studio City Macau

Meet the Studio City dinosaurs!

A Jurassic Park theme dominates the main lobby. There are over twenty life-size replicas, along with a Velociraptor Hatchery and a helicopter simulator ride over Isla Nublar.

Warner Brothers Fun Zone Studio City Macau

Warner Brothers Fun Zone.

The complex also features32.000 square foot Warner Brothers Fun Zonewhich is mainly aimed at keeping the kids busy while mum and dad slink off for a movie.

Studio City Macau.

Warner Brothers Fun Zone Studio City Hotel Macau

Studio City Macau.

Among the many character themed zones, there’s a Tom & Jerry Picnic Playground. Furthermorea giant assault course features the likes of Daffy Duck, Coyote and Roadrunner. “Beep, beep” etc. 

Batman Dark Flight Studio City Macau

Batman: Dark Flight.

With just a few hours to explore that day, Wonderboy and I wasted no time in grabbing tickets for Batman: Dark Flight. This 4D multi sensory simulator takes visitors through an explosive adventure chasing The Joker, Bane and Two Face through the streets and airways of Gotham City. Highly recommended!

The Golden Reel Studio City Macau

Studio City Macau.

Don’t leave without jumping on The Golden Reel Ferris Wheel! This slow-moving figure 8 is comprised of seventeen cabins, each holding up to ten people. The resulting views across Cotai Island certainly are amazing! In one direction you get a skyline of skyscrapers such as The Parisian. From the other side, nothing but undeveloped wetland. A joint Ride & Fly ticket for The Golden Reel and Batman: Dark Flight costs 200MOP (£18 €20 $25).

Restrooms Studio City Macau.

Studio City Macau.

For more on Studio City Macau, have a look at their all-singing-and-dancing website.

For more on my time in this amazing corner of China, check out my other articles on Macau.

Like these? Then why not leaf through my many other reports from across China.

I’ve also written a short story series called Challenged in China.

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