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Macedonia Square (Macedonia)

Macedonia Square (Macedonia)

Macedonia Square is the main square of Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia. The square is the biggest in Macedonia with total 18.500 m2. It is located in the central part of the city, and it crosses the Vardar River. The Christmas festivals 

Turkish Bazaar (Macedonia)

Turkish Bazaar (Macedonia)

The Old Bazaar is a bazaar located in Skopje, situated on the eastern bank of the Vardar River, stretching from the Stone Bridge to the Bit-Pazar and from the Skopje Fortress to the Serava river. The Old Bazaar falls primarily within the borders of Čair 

Skopje Aqueduct (Macedonia)

Skopje Aqueduct (Macedonia)

The Skopje Aqueduct is an aqueduct and archaeological site located in the village of Vizbegovo 2 km northwest of central Skopje, Macedonia. The Skopje Aqueduct is the only aqueduct in Macedonia, and one of three largest and well preserved in the former Yugoslavia along with 

Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of( Macedonia)

Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of( Macedonia)

The Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia is a memorial to the holocaust of the 7,148 Jews from Macedonia and the history of the Jews in the Balkans, located in Skopje, the capital city of the Republic of Macedonia. The Holocaust Memorial Center 

Contemporary Art Museum of ( Macedonia)

Contemporary Art Museum of ( Macedonia)

The Contemporary Art Museum of Macedonia is one of the largest and most complete national institution of the Republic of Macedonia. Located in the capital city of Skopje, the museum was founded in 1963 following the disastrous earthquake that hit the city. The building project 

Faculty of Visual Arts – Suli An (Macedonia)

Faculty of Visual Arts – Suli An (Macedonia)

The Suli An is a han in the Old Bazaar of Skopje, Macedonia. It was built in the mid-15th century by Isa-Beg Isaković.

Museum of the City of Skopje (Macedonia)

Museum of the City of Skopje (Macedonia)

Museum of the City of Skopje is a cultural institution located in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia. Founded in 1949, it is located in a former railway station that was partly destroyed in the 1963 earthquake. The museum is home to permanent еxhibitions representing the history 

Samuil’s Fortress (Macedonia)

Samuil’s Fortress (Macedonia)

Samuel’s Fortress is a fortress in the old town of Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia. It was the capital of the First Bulgarian Empire during the rule of Tsar Samuel of Bulgaria at the turn of the 10th century. Today, this historical monument is a major 

Stone Bridge (Macedonia)

Stone Bridge (Macedonia)

The Stone Bridge is a bridge across the Vardar River in Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia. The bridge is also less frequently known as the Dušan Bridge after Stephen Dušan, Emperor of Serbia. The bridge is considered a symbol of Skopje and 

Lake Ohrid (Macedonia)

Lake Ohrid (Macedonia)

Lake Ohrid straddles the mountainous border between southwestern Macedonia and eastern Albania. It is one of Europe’s deepest and oldest lakes, preserving a unique aquatic ecosystem that is of worldwide importance, with more than 200 endemic species. The importance of the lake was further emphasized