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Macedonia is located in the central part of the Balkan Peninsula in South East Europe. Surrounded by land from all sides Macedonia borders with Serbia and Kosovo from North, Greece from South, Bulgaria from East, Albania from West.
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At about 25 miles northwest of Prilep, on 1000 meters above sea level at the foot of the mountain massif Dautica (Даутица), lies the medieval Monastery – Holy Transfiguration – Zrze (Свето Преображение – Зрзе).
The “Craft House” (Занаетчиски дом) or Kumanovo “Notre Dame” is the most recognizable landmark of Kumanovo city. It is work of the Russian engineer Vladimir Antonov (Владимир Антонов).
In Prilep city in the Varosh neighborhood, the monastery dedicated to St. Archangel Michael is located with one of the most beautiful monastery inns in Macedonia.
Kostoperska Karpa (Bone Washing Rock, Костоперска Карпа) is archaeological site near the village Mlado Nagoricane (Младо Нагоричане) on 10 km northeast of Kumanovo and over international road that goes east to Kjustendil.
The Church dedicated to St. Clement (Св. Климент) is the only one from the Ohrid churches that since its beginning has been devoted to the patron of the city. The epithet “Small” is probably obtained because of its modest dimensions.
On 8 kilometers (~13 miles) southwest of Skopje on the slopes of Vodno, in the village of Gorno Nerezi the monastery of St. Panteleimon with the monastery church is located.
The Memorial Ossuary is built in 1979 near the entrance of Veles. This memorial is dedicated to the fighters from…
The church St. Demetrius in Prilep city with its today’s look represents a conglomerate of several buildings from different eras.
The Monastery “St. George the Victorious” (Свети Георгиј Победоносец) is situated two kilometers from Debar in the Rajcica (Рајчица) village, just below the road leading to Mavrovo.
Smilevo village is the birthplace of the Macedonian national hero Dame Gruev – one of the founders of IMRO (Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization – Macedonian: ВМРО).
Slivnica Monastery – St. Mary (Сливнички Манастир – Св. Богородица село Сливница) is located 3 km from the village of Slivnica, in the thick deciduous forest on the western slope of the mountain Baba, high above the eastern shore of the Prespa Lake.
Church St. Sofia in Ohrid is one of the most significant monuments of medieval art and architecture in Macedonia. There is no precise historical data about the construction of the church. According to some, the present church was built on an older cult site.
The tower has a foursquare foundation (7,5 x 7,5 meters), 14 meters high, and up to the roof, the structure is well preserved. It is built of large stone blocks of processed limestone, and the upper part is made of bricks in the form of teeth. A single entry in the tower is on the north side.
The building in which today is housed the Rectorate of the University St. Kliment Ohridski Bitola, also known as the former building of the old municipality of Bitola, is a monument of culture of the Republic of Macedonia and one of the bright examples of Bitola architecture.
The building of the Metropolitan residence in Bitola, according to its historical and architectural aesthetic values, has the status of a cultural monument of the Republic of Macedonia.
Monastery St. Christopher in Krstoar village near Bitola is one of the more famous monasteries in this part of Republic of Macedonia.
The monument dedicated to Koco Racin is located in Veles city center. Kosta Solev Racin (Koco Racin) is the founder…
The church dedicated to St. Demetrius (Dimitrie) located in front of the entrance of the church Holy Mary Perybleptos is…
The monument located at the roundabout near and the monument of Kočo Racin is dedicated to the voivodas from Veles,…
Church Holy Annunciation (Свето Благовештение) and commonly known as The Old Church is located in Prilep.