Travel Blogs from Ohrid, Macedonia

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Ech, da vidam Ohrid, Struga da vidam, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Ech, da vidam Ohrid, Struga da vidam

A travel blog entry by bogna

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... our own shores, Go once more to our own places, Go to Ohrid and to Struga. There the sunrise warms the soul, The sun ...

Church of the day, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Church of the day

A travel blog entry by jambo

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... town is not only situated on the banks of Europe's deepest lake but is also the site of Europe's oldest university? Answer: Ohrid, Macedonia. These two facts should be reason enough to visit but Ohrid also happens to be a scenic and historical town ...

Lake Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake Ohrid

A travel blog entry by lucinate

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... was more of a hole in the wall. I'd seen the kind of cloth I liked and thought it would be a good souvenir and memento of Macedonia. We looked through them but our eyes settled on a small runner. Dark red and black. Very cheap too so we bought it to ...

Why couldn't we spend 5 days here?, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Why couldn't we spend 5 days here?

A travel blog entry by byrnedm

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Ohrid, Macedonia GMT +1:00 hour Entry to ...

Leaving's harder than we thought, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Leaving's harder than we thought

A travel blog entry by byrnedm

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Ohrid, Macedonia GMT +1:00 hour Macedonia. 2 days late Here is an excerpt from our last entry, dated 3 days ago... So that, as they say, was that from Tirana. We get the bus in the morning to our next destination, Ohrid, a small town on the ...

Beautiful Lake Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Beautiful Lake Ohrid

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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We could not wait to escape the shithole that was Skopje, so we jumped on a bus and headed for Lake Ohrid. Some say that it is the third biggest lake in Europe. So we had to go see this As soon as the bus pulled in, an angry mob was awaiting us. It was ...

Lake Side Bliss, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake Side Bliss

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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(Written by BEN, I'm back bitches!)  Crossing the Albania/Macedonia border was  a cinch.  Walking across the border we were greeted by a cheeky guard who playfully asked us if we ...

Serenity at Lake Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Serenity at Lake Ohrid

A travel blog entry by mrsmac

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... Albanian/Macedonian border.It took nearly two hours to get through both sides. That done it was not far to our hotel in Ohrid, Macedonia. This is situated on the beautiful Lake Ohrid. It was the centre of Byzantine monastic life and was where the Cyrillic ...

Skopsko, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Skopsko

A travel blog entry by bsuarez

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... a lot of history with the orthodox churches. and it's a nice rich place to shop. It's the perfect tourist trap for Macedonia - but a rightful one. Accomodations are much cheaper here too since many residents rent out extra rooms. I got one for 6 euros ...

Lake Ohrid, Macedonia, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake Ohrid, Macedonia

A travel blog entry by lostalready

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... all about, the name of the main street - Turisticka Boulevard - may provide a clue. Tourism is not new to Macedonia's side of lake Ohrid (the lake is shared between Macedonia and Albania) with the wealthy subjects of the Roman Empire enjoying a bit of a ...

Montenegro, Albania & Macedonia who'da thought!!!, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Montenegro, Albania & Macedonia who'da thought!!!

A travel blog entry by shikhabelle

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... energy and even thought the men had fixed the key and lock situation I didn't feel safe and Ned agreed so we headed for Macedonia... The Macedonian boarder was to date the only one we have had problems with.... the bitch on the border gave us a really ...

Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Ohrid

A travel blog entry by wanderingkiwis

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adventures in a concrete truck, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

adventures in a concrete truck

A travel blog entry by senorbrian

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... ohrid which sounded way to expensive for me. i figured surely i could find something for cheaper once i crossed into Macedonia. Adventures  in  border crossing I cleared the border controls easy enough but i quickly realized that there ...

Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Ohrid

A travel blog entry by wanderingkiwis

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Ahh the beauty of it all, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Ahh the beauty of it all

A travel blog entry by tanzamarie

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... Ohrid. So old. So beautiful. So very steep. If I ever need to go on a crash diet, I am definitely returning to Ohrid. Everything is a climb. But you don't mind because you are surrounded by really really really old beautiful buildings and churches. This ...

City of Light, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

City of Light

A travel blog entry by pwong

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Ohrid - considered the jewel of Macedonia, it's said that if you haven't been to Ohrid, you haven't been to Macedonia.  In ancient times, its name meant "City of Light", a fitting name, as in present day, the biggest draw is its pristine lake ...

Lake in Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake in Ohrid

A travel blog entry by katevoss

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... the usual abundance of stray cats around the Balkan region.  At about 9am I hoped off at a town near the border of Albania and Macedonia, and from here managed to get a ‘taxi’ (I say this in ‘’ as he was an unlicensed taxi, ...

It's Mac time now - Alright, we've got nothing!!!, Lake Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

It's Mac time now - Alright, we've got nothing!!!

A travel blog entry by jai_82

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NADJA: From Bulgaria we moved onto Lake Orhid, Macedonia with our Australian friend, Matt. The overnight bus was supposed to arrive at 5.30am however, we were left stranded in Macedonia at 3.30am. I have no idea what any normal person would do in ...

Oh Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Oh Ohrid

A travel blog entry by tanzamarie

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... me, I ran out of time) He who sleeps, eats. Or something like that. So I'm going to sleep so I can wake up, eat and explore one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen. Google it - Ohrid, Macedonia...I will try and post pictures soon.   ...

300m deep lake... impressive!, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

300m deep lake... impressive!

A travel blog entry by gary.rosewarne

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... an make a few bucks. When arriving at the restaurant to meet Richard and his family, we were introduced to his friends from Macedonia Duli and Natasha. We were the invited to lunch the next day in Duli's village about 30-mins from Ohrid. During dinner ...

Nice enough but far too touristy for my liking., Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Nice enough but far too touristy for my liking.

A travel blog entry by richierich33

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After a couple of nights in Skopje caught the bus down to Ohrid. It's right by the lake with a lovely pedestrian thoroughfare full of shops, cafes and ice cream parlours running down to the lake & a lovely promenade along the lake ...

Ohrid at night, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Ohrid at night

A travel blog entry by schwate

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Hallo zusammen, anbei noch einige Nachtaufnahmen aus Ohrid. Endlich weiss ich, dass ich mein Trauma vom Raubueberfall ueberwunden habe, wenn ich durch eine dunkle osteuropaeische Stadt wandere:-) Gruss Ralf ...

Lakeside Views.., Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lakeside Views..

A travel blog entry by dave-baker

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...   by another table and we just got a freebie view from a bit further back! With this being the last of 2 nights in Macedonia myself, Ben, Cheryl and Kirk then retired to a hostelry near the hotel to try and spend some of the last remaining Denar we ...

Lake Ohrid, Lake Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake Ohrid

A travel blog entry by ryanlacey

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... in the center of the old town and once we got their we were really surprised because it was really nice. Everywhere else here in Macedonia has been a little dirty and undeveloped but this town has a very cool feel to it. AND ITS CHEAP!!! We went out last ...

Lake Ohrid on border between Albania and Macedonia, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake Ohrid on border between Albania and Macedonia

A travel blog entry by dresden

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Very nice place to relax. I have got a room in a very friendly family right on the lake. Direct access to the lake - beautifull. Its a very good place to chill ...

Lake side, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake side

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins

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... was splashing all over the boulevard. This showed how much rubbish is floating in the lake as it was now spread all over the boulevard! Ohrid is very nice, but I guess it's even nicer in summer. And since I don't have that much time to wait around, I had ...

Lake Ohrid, Lake Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Lake Ohrid

A travel blog entry by ericrg

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... and the driver had to do some quick work to fix the engine. I guess stuff like this just reminds me we are in Macedonia. We arrived in Lake Ohrid and were met by a very nice guy offering rooms. We didn't have a place and were relying on somebody to ...

Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Ohrid

A travel blog entry by leann-robyn

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... . We stayed in Ohrid for a few days and really liked the quiet beauty here. The lake is actually divided and lies both in Macedonia and Albania which we thought was quite neat. Apparently you can boat across from one country to the other! We had a lovely ...

Ohrid sweet Ohrid, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

Ohrid sweet Ohrid

A travel blog entry by cjabroad

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We had a good visit to Lake Ohrid, both the town of Ohrid and the monastery of Sveti Naum on the Macedonian-Albanian border.  Seventeen years ago I visited the monastery, but was unable to cross the border into Albania:  at the time it was ...

A lake, some churches and a national park, Ohrid, Macedonia travel blog

A lake, some churches and a national park

A travel blog entry by mrconfused

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... much else to town, but a nice place to wander the streets nonetheless. I found the place oddly quiet. The most visited town in Macedonia, with 20000 visitors per day during the summer, I think they all stay on the one main pedestrian street as most of the ...

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