Matka Skopje Macedonia

Canyon Matka – A nature paradise near Skopje

Wander just a few miles out of the urban jungle, and you find yourself at the very gate to the Macedonian countryside. The first stop, surprisingly close to the city of Skopje, is the nature paradise known as Canyon Matka. An outdoor attraction covering 5000 hectares of breathtaking scenery, it is easily one of the… Read more »

macedonia weather

The Weather in Macedonia – A Complete Resource

Forecasting the weather in Macedonia takes more than simply observing a 14 day chart. To confidently plan your vacation, therefore, you need to understand the climate in Macedonia, the areal differences, and how it is affected by humidity, wind and other factors. To begin with, Macedonia has a pronounced continental climate with very cold winters… Read more »

pelister - baba mountain, macedonia

National Park Pelister – Climbing Baba Mountain

The mountainous geography of Macedonia is a magnificent sight to behold. Extremely colorful, given the small territory it covers, it offers a very diverse, yet forgiving landscape that is home to rich flora and fauna. This article will take you to Pelister and through Baba Mountain – cutting between scenic topography, dense forests, and picturesque… Read more »

St Naum Monastery Ohrid

The Magnificent Monastery of Saint Naum

The Monastery of St. Naum is a magnificently massive complex, located 29 kilometers south of Ohrid, on a plateau close to the Albanian border. It is, without any doubt, one of the most attractive Macedonian tourist destinations. With a wonderful surrounding area, the St. Naum Monastery is a popular day trip where you can enjoy… Read more »

Ohrid Summer Festival

Ohrid Summer Festival

Ohrid summer festival is one of the most prestigious events in the Republic of Macedonia, as well as within the broader context of the European festival scene. Traditionally taking place between the 12th of July and 20th of August, Ohrid Summer is featuring a rich artistic program with concerts, theatre plays, art exhibitions and poetry… 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 »

Skopje Shopping

Skopje Shopping – Everything You Need to Know

If you ever choose to pay a visit to Macedonia, you have to experience the magic of shopping in Skopje. The capital of Macedonia offers a wide range of stores, displaying a garden variety of the old, traditional but also modern. From luxury boutiques to local crafts and second hand stores, this city is guaranteed… Read more »

Best Gym In Skopje

The Best Gyms in Skopje for Every Fitness Addict

Regardless of whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, it’s easy for your gym routine to suffer. Even though your home gym has “locations around the world”, most often than not, you’ll be out of luck. This is definitely true if you are the type of guy with a worn passport, who likes to travel… Read more »

Fast Food Skopje

Fast food Skopje – best places and what to order

“Fast food Skopje” is a weird expression considering how special the Macedonian cuisine is. Macedonia is famous for its amazing traditional food and the slow cooking practices. The locals are used to make everything from scratch and they enjoy meals containing fresh ingredients such as veggies, fruits, cheese and meat from local farms. It’s safe… 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 »