Travel Blogs from Skopje macedonia, Macedonia

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Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Skopje

A travel blog entry by lucinate

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... for god knows what. oh - there are the ruins of a fort too which has been made into a park. And we went into a church which was built half underground because at the time churches couldn't be higher than mosques. Skopje - You're not missing ...

Macedonia, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Macedonia

A travel blog entry by jambo

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... river and the old stone bridge. The bridge is over 500 years old and has witnessed some of the greatest events in Macedonia's history over that period, including the execution of some famous Macedonian hero in the 15th century, who was hanged over the ...

FYROM, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

FYROM

A travel blog entry by aborder

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... . Well, it was cheaper recovering the jacket than replacing it. So that was Tetovo. I am now a familiar face at their bus station! Skopje, Macedonia - The city of Skopje is dissected by the river Vardar. I enter the city at dusk and cross a lion ...

Not much to see, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Not much to see

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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Skopje - Not much I can really say. It is up there with Milan as being a right shithole. I only went there as it was on the way to Lake Ohrid. But there is only a Turkish bridge, an old feudal tower, a monument to Mother Theresa, an old fort and a market, ...

... I DON'T NEED A VISA, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

... I DON'T NEED A VISA

A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus

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... would give him work. He didn't get the visa because he didn't have land or property in his name. He left me in Skopje, Macedonia, pop. 500,000. In the city's center, white stone sidewalk led beside a flushing river and over a pedestrian bridge. ...

Rough diamonds in Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Rough diamonds in Skopje

A travel blog entry by rootsandroutes

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... west, and Serbians to the north and east. A long history of struggle between competing external powers had left Macedonia a distinct territory without any particularly coherent identity. Settling on the monicker of Macedonia – a term borrowed from ...

The  Great Skopje Caper, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

The Great Skopje Caper

A travel blog entry by ssfahring

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... some of the buildings and, of course, the statues.  I think we were seeing eye to eye with Alexander the Great from afar. Skopje was certainly worth our time, but not one of the most dynamic capital cities.  Like so many of the countries in this ...

Macedonia, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Macedonia

A travel blog entry by lukeandbelinda

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... beautiful Macedonia is and also contact his sister. The town Ohridis situated on a lake that is the border point between Albania and Macedonia and is surrounded by mountains. Our hotel was in part of the 'Old Town’ which is on a small mountain ...

Night Train to Greece, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Night Train to Greece

A travel blog entry by jeffandmarie

... at 2 AM, followed by the Greeks at 6 AM. The interesting thing was, the Macedonian border guards were not entirely convinced we were Americans. In fact one guard thought we were Australians. I guess few Americans take the night train through ...

Canadian Foreign Ambassadors, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Canadian Foreign Ambassadors

A travel blog entry by bsuarez

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... 's actually pronounced Makadonia, so somewhere along the way the C was put in the spelling and it messed everything up. Macedonia is an interesting region. The rural areas felt more poor than Serbia's did. However Skopje feels more westernized than ...

Leaving my earthquake stricken city, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Leaving my earthquake stricken city

A travel blog entry by gogan

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... machine took me to an entry by the most proliferate uncle_davros or whatever is his name. He packed his impressions of Skopje, mainly four-letter words and other crap. I was in Australia and can imagine the frustration people from DownUnder experience ...

Swedish House Mafia (Not) in Skopje, Macedonia, Skopje, Macedonia (FYROM) travel blog

Swedish House Mafia (Not) in Skopje, Macedonia

A travel blog entry by kabsa2laksa

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I spent only one night in Skopje, the capital of Macedonia. The time constrains in my trip demanded me to rush my way east to Istanbul, so I couldn't spare more time in Skopje. I reached by means of hitchhiking (autostop as it is known in Europe) - a very ...

T minus 2 days., Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

T minus 2 days.

A travel blog entry by raistlin22384

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Been shooting alot the last however long.  Lots of locations.  Sometimes 3 per day.  Its pretty crazy.  Albert has stopped coming to set and Boyan isnt the most attentive person so I end up doing alot of the work myself. ...

crazy, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

crazy

A travel blog entry by raistlin22384

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... factory.  The plan was to demolish it but we ran out of light.  Safety is not a big priority in general in Macedonia it seems, and I was less than excited to find out that our demolitions expert had a near fatal accident not too long ago ...

Is this the end? or  Side project time!, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Is this the end? or Side project time!

A travel blog entry by raistlin22384

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... haev imagined and wonderful.  After turkey town and some other fancy places we went to dinner up on a mountain overlooking Skopje.  It was traditional macedonian food (strong cheese, meat stuffed with cheese wrapped in bacon, etc), and some ...

MK : Macedonia, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

MK : Macedonia

A travel blog entry by 92.days.vagrant

Drove straight through. What odd landscape. And absolutely nothing anywhere… except for toll booths that don't take Convertible Marks (Bosnian money) and let you pass through for free (we had absolutely no cash money on us) Actually at one toll ...

Statues, Statues and More Statues..., Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Statues, Statues and More Statues...

A travel blog entry by dave-baker

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... in my new passport, grrrr.  After the border crossing we travelled for another couple of hours until we arrived into Skopje, the capital of Macedonia. After arriving at the hotel where I will be sharing a room with Kirk, myself, Ben, Cheryl, ...

serbian Macadonian borders 3am , Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

serbian Macadonian borders 3am

A travel blog entry by sg2oo3

Never hitch at night in Serbia, so we ended up hitching strictly at night somehow and crossed the border at 3am and then hitched directly to Athens without sleep. Macadonian serbian border cheapest place I have seen or been to so far in Europe. ...

Skope, Skope, Macedonia travel blog

Skope

A travel blog entry by wanderingkiwis

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Ohrid,  to Skopje then for nights stop in Sofia, Skopje, Macedonia (FYROM) travel blog

Ohrid, to Skopje then for nights stop in Sofia

A travel blog entry by royelinda

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... . The house incorporates the former Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, and includes a chapel. The former church is where Mother Teresa was baptised. Whe also saw the statue of Alexander the Great on Macedonia Square. Travelled onto ...

Love all the statues., Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Love all the statues.

A travel blog entry by richierich33

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Caught the morning bus from Prizren to Skopje and was surprised at the contrast between the two places. Skopje is an in-your-face, brash, look at me city. There are new buildings; statues and monuments being put up everywhere and an appearance ...

It's a long road, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

It's a long road

A travel blog entry by tanzamarie

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Okay, NOW it's my last day in Skopje. I did one last tour of the city and packed my stuff together and I was on the bus at 8pm making my way to Kotor. Lots of border controls! I think partially it was because we went through Kosovo, but really, I have no ...

Sun and cement in Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Sun and cement in Skopje

A travel blog entry by lostalready

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... is in modern day Greece and Bulgaria - which is why the country is currently called FYROM = Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. Greece think that a name change to Republic of Northern Macedonia would be more appropriate. I think it has something to do ...

Dubrovnik to Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Dubrovnik to Skopje

A travel blog entry by steveandwill

... Montenegro, stayed there a day with some Serbian Christians that had given us a lift over the border, before making tracks for Macedonia the following day. Four lifts in quick succession landed us in Podgorica - still in Montenegro, but at least aiming in ...

Day 3, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Day 3

A travel blog entry by raistlin22384

... come up with ideas in his sleep because hes always excited to see me and puts me straight to work. Luckily, the people in Macedonia are fairly resourceful. We were able to get a dolly and a handheld rig built in about 3 hours of the DP deciding ...

When it rains, I eat (and drink), Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

When it rains, I eat (and drink)

A travel blog entry by tanzamarie

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Today it rained on and off all day. It worked out really well because when it rained I'd go in a café or a restaurant and have a drink, or lunch or something. Worked out well…enjoy the pictures. Ok seriously…I think Macedonians subsist on ...

A few more days, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

A few more days

A travel blog entry by raistlin22384

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Not much has happened the last few days. Met some people at a coffee shop, but havent hung out with them since.  We text a bit and might in the next few nights. 5 more days of shooting.  Leaving for switzerland on the 5th.  Maybe to ...

English football, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

English football

A travel blog entry by williebobs

Accommodation trouble. Why did we know nothing about this?! (see issue 23 for ...

Capital of Macedonia, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Capital of Macedonia

A travel blog entry by schwate

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Hallo zusammen und Gruesse aus der mazedonischen Hauptstadt, Skopje. Die Strecken hier sind nicht besonders gross, dennoch hat der Bus fast vier Stunden von Bitola nach Skopje gebraucht. Habe hier meine erste Nacht in einem Hostel auf dieser Reise. ...

Day 6, or D-day, Tanusha, Macedonia travel blog

Day 6, or D-day

A travel blog entry by raistlin22384

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Woke up super early today.  Exercised a tiny bit then packed up the van.  about 30 of us carpooled in these old scary little vans. The location was up in the mountains, something like 18,000 meters up  (no idea how many feet that ...

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