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Rekord Hostel, Skopje – Review

If you are looking for budget accommodation in Skopje, hostels are a convenient substitute for pricey hotel bookings. And with the rental industry taking off, they too had to step up their game, offering more comfort at lower prices. Rekord Hostel, as described in this review, is among the highest rated accommodation facilities in the… Read more »

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What to buy in Macedonia – shopping guide for authentic items

Every year, shopping in Macedonia is a pleasant experience for many tourists that are visiting this marvelous small country from all around the world. There are varieties of products with low mark-ups that you can buy from traditional souvenir shops, or products of world famous brands sold in shopping malls that sell quality goods at… Read more »

Robinson Sunset House, Ohrid – Review

Whatever else might be said, Ohrid is the tourism capital of Macedonia. During the summer season, the region would transform and attract thousands of people from all around the globe. The hospitality offer, luckily, is on par with the ever increasing demand, and dozens of accommodation facilities are dotting the map. Hostels and apartment villas,… Read more »

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Skiing in Mavrovo – winter in Macedonia

If you are looking for an affordable skiing destination, where mountain slopes of different size blend with magnificent scenery, Mavrovo might be the perfect place. Macedonia can offer adventure opportunities aplenty during the summer season, but with the arrival of winter, skiing in Mavrovo is the chief attraction.  In what is less than two hours… Read more »

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City Inn Apartments, Ohrid – Review

Being the most frequented tourist destination in Macedonia, Ohrid welcomes a huge influx of people throughout the summer season. Looking back in retrospect, we can see that the entrepreneurial spirit of this small town is on par with the increased demand for accommodation. Hotels quickly took the backseat, leaving room for family run businesses like… Read more »

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Skopje Hostel, Skopje – Review

The Skopje hostel scene has matured well throughout the years, and there are several renowned accommodation facilities dotting the map. This review covers one of them, and does so in depth, going over aspects such as location, staff, price, and general view of the place. The venue in question is Skopje Hostel, which is one… Read more »

Skopje City Park Autumn

Skopje City Park – The Lungs of the Capital

While green areas within the capital are vanishing one at a time, the Skopje City Park remains untouched. This is the largest nature hub, as well as the most beautiful park in the ever growing urban landscape of Skopje, Macedonia. The City Park, also referred by locals as Gradski Park, was built by the Ottoman Turks at… Read more »

Macedonian Universities

Best Macedonian Universities

Looking back in history, we can see that Macedonia was the home of important figures in the educational field. For example, the oldest Slavic alphabet was created by two Macedonian brothers – missionaries Saint Cyril and Saint Methodius. This script was the foundation of the Cyrillic alphabet, which is used today in all Slavic countries… Read more »

Macedonian cuisine

Macedonian Food – Everything you need to know

When you combine meat, dairy, and organic produce aplenty, with local ingenuity stretching back as far as history books go, you discover the allure of Macedonian food. Wedding together the cultural influence from both the east and the west, Macedonian cuisine gives you a sensory overload of another kind. Most of the recipes are quaintly… Read more »

Best Bars In Skopje

Best Bars in Skopje

You won’t be able to fully explore the Macedonian culture without paying a visit to some of the bars in Skopje. The capital of Macedonia has a dynamic nightlife that will leave anyone in awe! Whether you’re looking to try out some delicious cocktails, or have the traditional Macedonian drink “rakija”, this city has a… Read more »