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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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Kostoperska Karpa archaeological site near Kumanovo

Kostoperska Karpa archaeological site near Kumanovo

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.

Tsar Samoil fortress in Ohrid

Tsar Samoil fortress 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.

Old Bazaar in Skopje

Old Bazaar in Skopje

Passing the Stone Bridge on the River Vardar, you will find yourself into the old part of the city of Skopje.

Bezisten (Covered bazaar) in Skopje

The today existing Bezisten, was built on the site of the old, and it is located in the Old Skopje Bazaar, sourrounded on all sides by small shops.

Bezisten (Covered Bazaar) in Bitola

Bezisten (Covered Bazaar) in Bitola

The preserved records from Bitola, pertaining to the period from the XVI-XIX century, mention many public buildings characteristic of Turkish construction, including the covered bazaar “Bezisten – Bedesten” with its 86 stores.

The Stone Bridge in Skopje

Stone Bridge in Skopje

The monumental Stone Bridge on Vardar River, connects the old and new part of Skopje city. According to Turkish sources, the bridge was built in the second half of the fifteenth century, during the rule of Sultan Mehmed II.

The building of Rectorate in Bitola

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.

House of Army (Oficerski) in Bitola

House of Army (Oficerski) in Bitola

The Army House (Офицерски дом, Officer Home) in Bitola, according to its historical and architectural aesthetic values, has the status of a monument of culture in the Republic of Macedonia.

Clock Tower in Bitola

Clock Tower in Bitola

With imposing height of 32 meters, the Clock Tower is the most recognizable landmark of Bitola.

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.

Мetropolitan residence in Bitola

Мetropolitan residence in Bitola

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.