Nestled in the opulent Cotai Strip lies the breathtaking The Venetian Macau-Resort-Hotel. Known for its grand shopping esplanade, impressive entertainment, and topnotch facilities, the Resort Hotel’s elegance is reminiscent of 17th century France, during a time when Louis XIV built his magnificent Chateau de Versailles minus the dramatic events that happened afterward.
We wasted no time in buying tickets at the Boutique di Gondola: MOP 108 or around PHP 600 (per ride) for adults and MOP 80 or PHP 440 (per ride) for kids. We queued up for our turn and was beyond ecstatic when we were advised to get into the gondola.
What kicked the excitement up a notch was when we found out that she was indeed a Filipina! She did not only sing arias but gave a rare rendition of a very popular OPM hit: Regine V.’s Ikaw. Her terrific voice and heartfelt interpretation gave us goosebumps! It was one of those moments when I felt really proud to be a Pinoy. Good thing Ren caught everything on video.