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Welcome to Macedonia

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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Tsar Samoil fortress (Самоилова тврдина) in Ohrid

Tsar Samoil fortress is considered one of the largest preserved fortifications in Macedonia. The fortress was first mentioned by the historian Titus Livy in the 3rd century BC, as a fortress of the city Lychnidos. Bigger more detailed description dates from the 5th century when the fortress was defended from tribal attacks during the Great Migration period.

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Kursumli An in Skopje

Kursumli An (Inn) is situated on the left bank of the river Vardar in Skopje’s former Iron Bazaar.

Holy Mary – Pandanos – church in Ohrid

Holy Mary – Pandanos – church in Ohrid

The Church “Holy Mary – Pandanos” (Света Богородица – Панданос) is a Macedonian Orthodox Christian church located in the old part of Ohrid, just above the ancient theater, in the Kuzman Kapidan street.

Stobi Archaeological Site

Stobi (Стоби) – archaeological site

Stobi (Стоби, Στο’βοι,) is an urban settlement from ancient times located on the place where Black River (Црна Река, Erigon) enters into the Vardar River (Вардар, Axios).

Koco Racin Monument in Veles

Koco Racin Monument in Veles

The monument dedicated to Koco Racin is located in Veles city center.  Kosta Solev Racin (Koco Racin) is the founder…

St. Clement – “Small” – church in Ohrid

St. Clement – “Small” – church in Ohrid

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.

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Kalishta Monastery (Манастир Калишта) near Struga

Kalishta Monastery complex is placed on the coast of Ohrid Lake in a natural rocky environment. This monastery complex – which is directly under the authority of the Archbishop of a Macedonian Orthodox Church, consists of four churches: two dedicated to the Nativity of  Holy Mother of God (one old, in a cave and one new), a Church dedicated to Sts. Peter and Paul, the apostoles, and one dedicated to St. Athanasius the Great (in a cave).

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The building of Adventist Church in Bitola

The object of Adventist Church (Адвентистичка Црква) in Bitola,  located near the city library St. Kliment Ohridski, is constructed at the end of the 19th century, as a private residential facility, in an eclectic neo-Renaissance or neo-baroque style.