Historical Sites

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. It also holds claim to be the largest cave entrance in the Balkans at 30 […]

5 Things Not to Miss in Beautiful Besançon

5 Things Not to Miss in Beautiful Besançon

“… It was then that in Besançon, that old Spanish town, Cast like a seed into the flying wind, A child was born of mixed blood, Breton and Lorraine Pallid, blind and mute…” Victor Hugo. That child was France’s greatest writer and poet Victor Hugo. […]