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Stories and Tips Macedonia

Macedonia's Prettiest Town

Written by dangaroo on 21 Apr, 2009

Having spent the previous two nights roughing it in a sleeping bag under the stars in the Mavrovo National Park and on the shores of Lake Ohrid at Struga and having had the most patiently slow of lifts down from near Gostivar to Ohrid from…Read More

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Skopje: The Quiet Capital

Written by HobWahid on 18 Apr, 2006

Skopje is probably the most attractive non-coastal town in the Balkans. A collection of white houses with red roofs nestled at the foot of the verdant Mount Vodno, on the approach from the airport it seems more like a medieval hamlet than a capital city.…Read More

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Ohrid: Jewel of Macedonia

Written by HobWahid on 18 Apr, 2006

So special and so significant is Ohrid that not only did UNESCO decide to declare the town a World Heritage Site, but the whole lake as well. The lake is one of the world's oldest, and at 938 feet, it is the deepest in the…Read More

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Macedonia: What's in a name?

Written by HobWahid on 18 Apr, 2006

When I told people back home that I had gone to Macedonia, most of them responded with inquisitive looks. "Macedonia is it's own country," they would ask. Many would assume that it was part of Greece or that the people in Macedonia were Greeks, and…Read More

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Things to do in Chalkidiki

Written by cheryl morris on 16 Oct, 2000

There are many tour operators who will show you the various attractions of the region in day tours that cost up to 10 dollars per head. We went with Zorpidis, whose phone number is 0374 54060. They took us to the Hanging Rock Monestaries at…Read More

Vodno-the mountain over Skopje

Written by PrincessMarina on 27 Sep, 2002

If you want to get away from the noisy and polluted town, you should climb the 1020 meter high mountain Vodno that is on the Southwest part of the town. This is a wonderful place to clean up your lungs and to get the best…Read More

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