Macedonia

16 Things That Make A Visit To Skopje Totally Worth It

16 Things That Make A Visit To Skopje Totally Worth It

We spent over a month in Macedonia’s bustling capital city Skopje. Most people (including the locals) seemed bemused as to why we wanted to stay there for so long. Well, when we first arrived we kind of wondered the same thing. The majority of tourists […]

A Discovery of Macedonia’s Religious Architecture

A Discovery of Macedonia’s Religious Architecture

Macedonia’s religious architecture is reflected by the country’s diverse history and culture. The predominant religions are Orthodox Christianity and Islam. However, Roman Catholicism, Protestant and Jewish faiths are also present. With over 1800 churches and approximately 580 mosques, Macedonia’s religious architecture is a glorious celebration […]

Mysterious Peshna Cave

Mysterious Peshna Cave

In the depths of Macedonia’s hills lies mysterious Peshna Cave. Steeped in raw beauty and legendary tales the cave is said to be one of Macedonia’s lesser known natural heritage monuments.┬áIt also holds claim to be the largest cave entrance in the Balkans at 30 […]

Mavrovo National Park – Macedonia’s Wild West

Mavrovo National Park – Macedonia’s Wild West

Mavrovo National Park could be described as the wild west of Macedonia. Located in the west of the country’s landlocked borders the region is home to mountainous landscapes, thick forests, and wild creatures. Clumps of villages scatter hillsides accessed only by winding roads and trails […]

A Hikers Guide: Vodno to Matka Canyon

A Hikers Guide: Vodno to Matka Canyon

Hiking to Matka Canyon from Skopje’s Vodno Mountain is a great way to escape Macedonia’s bustling city. Located just a 10-mile drive from Skopje’s city centre. Matka Canyon is a popular day trip for locals and tourists. However ditching the car and hiking to the […]