Travel Blogs from Skopje, Macedonia

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A travel blog entry by alister.bland

... lots of bars and cafes, good food and the weather is nice - 30 degrees and so obviously fine.  ( my summer continues). Skopje ringed by mountains that still have snow on the peaks.  Nice setting in the summer time but not so sure of it ...

Macedonian Hospitality, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Macedonian Hospitality

A travel blog entry by devante

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... was fortunate to have met a group of females in the Peace Corp of America that was very interested in our work here in Macedonia. It was nice to see fellow Americans doing similar work in a different way. The locals were either really cool and friendly ...

Odmor, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Odmor

A travel blog entry by brance

Uzivam ...

Skopje to Sofia Border Ordeal, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Skopje to Sofia Border Ordeal

A travel blog entry by londone7

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This morning I was to take the bus from Skopje Macedonia to Sofia Bulgaria. I had asked in the bus station yesterday what the times were and was told strange timings of 8.30, 3.30, 11pm, so I asked for the 8.30am The ticket was 1040Mk ($21) and I had to ...

Skopje - City of Statues and Lost Fingernails, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Skopje - City of Statues and Lost Fingernails

A travel blog entry by anni.porter

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... – think we’ve been spoiled a bit.  So into the coach and about three and a bit hours to Skopje the capital city of Macedonia.  It was raining a bit this morning and Martina was preparing us for a wet walking tour in Skopje.  ...

Last night, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Last night

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

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... our trip and cheers each other we were having a blast and then his friends showed up and made our last night the best!  We ate and drank, laughed and talked about everything it was awesome! Really a fantastic last night and day in Macedonia.   ...

Pop Quiz..What is the capital of Macedonia????, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Pop Quiz..What is the capital of Macedonia????

A travel blog entry by travelismylife

So a nice 5 hour bus ride and seamless border crossing later and you can go from Bulgaria  to a nice little country called Macedonia! A little of the usual tourist route of the area, home to Lake Ohlrid, very cheerful people, good beer and a mix ...

The End of Couch Surfing, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

The End of Couch Surfing

A travel blog entry by robdelaney

... . The other side of the river saw massive constructive work being done as two large buildings were being erected. It really looks like Macedonia is trying to build itself up as an EU contender. As we browsed around I then received a text message from Sara ...

Miniatures - le hobby, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Miniatures - le hobby

A travel blog entry by julie.tetovo

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... . Le lendemain de mon anniversaire, je me suis offert un jour de congé (ohhhh oui oui, pour vrai!!) et j’ai accompagné Culi à Skopje pour le  lancement de la  2ème édition d’une exposition de modèles réduits. Cette année les ...

Oh Macedonia you have been FABULOUS!, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Oh Macedonia you have been FABULOUS!

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

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... what I am!  I am so happy to have had this experience, I loved meeting SInisas family and finally seeing what Macedonia was all about.  Thank you Sinisa for having patience with me when I was uptight and emotionally crazy thank you for holding ...

Coffee in Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Coffee in Skopje

A travel blog entry by bobofgold

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After Belgrade we got an overnight to Skopje the capital of Macedonia. We decided to stay for a day and check it out and get a train out the same evening. In retrospect we probably should have got straight on another train because though it was a rather ...

She cant have salad... shes drinking a beer!, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

She cant have salad... shes drinking a beer!

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

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Well we had a great sleep and got up to BUREK! Which Sinisa promptly had a fit over it because last night he had told his grandparents NOT to buy anything for us we would get up and go do our own thing, I was secretly happy hahaha.  (this same thing ...

Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Skopje

A travel blog entry by jelenamaric

Will be ready ...

Bus from Pristina to Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Bus from Pristina to Skopje

A travel blog entry by lewnwdc

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... of sightseeing in Kosovo’s capital. Using the toilet cost 30 euro cents (39 U.S. cents). We bought our bus tickets to Skopje, Macedonia, for 5.50 euros ($7.21) each, then were the first to climb aboard the full-size motorcoach so we could claim good ...

Back home!, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Back home!

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

... a bus to take us to the airport which we got to in record time! Had our last fantastic cappuccino and off we were back to Macedonia!  Goran picked us up and we stopped for Burek on the way home had a nice nap and went to Sinisas cousins apartment to ...

CL VARDAR, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

CL VARDAR

A travel blog entry by naghign2steaua

2nd STE  3-0  VAR  (Tanase, Pintilii, Pavlovic OG) VAR  1-2  STE  (Piovaccari, Bourceanu) ...

Day Twelve and Thirteen, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Day Twelve and Thirteen

A travel blog entry by stigandwally

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... improved considerably and we could move up from our previous 30mph average and do a proper speed down the motorway. Our campsite in Skopje was adjacent to the Best Western hotel and so the facilities were excellent. Having had a good rest, we set out and ...

Friends and a BBQ!, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Friends and a BBQ!

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

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... and I was like ummmm no thanks I like furry babys, Sinisa had to explain what I meant!  Every time I turned around in Macedonia people were talking about kids and babies. Both grandmas kept going on and on about us having babies and I wold come there ...

Scopje - the monument to monuments, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Scopje - the monument to monuments

A travel blog entry by mickle777

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... Tito is that "Tito was a son of a bitch but he was our son of a bitch" 1963 earthquake destroyed 80% of Skopje. They went ape shit with monuments in the rebuild . Crazy man crossing the road dangerously reminded Petra of a good Ossie joke. ...

Ден на вљ, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Ден на вљ

A travel blog entry by n5263a

Беше тоа една темна ноќ. Те запознав, но не ...

48 hours in Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

48 hours in Skopje

A travel blog entry by jphil8871

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... out before you hit the highway. We could not find an ATM at the border, but the first town is not far away. Skopje is a city full of contrasts. From the old massive fortress on the hill, to derelict buildings, 1960s architectural experiments and modern ...

The former Yugoslavia, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

The former Yugoslavia

A travel blog entry by gainer1

Horribly used during the Civil ...

Makedonia, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Makedonia

A travel blog entry by juleandmichel

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... uns im Iran und der (Ost-) Tuerkei wohl zu sehr gewoehnt haben. Unser erster Stopp in Mazedonien ist die Hauptstadt Skopje - definitiv keine "Perle des Balkans", sondern eher ein "strange arrangement". Mit - heutzutage eigentlich nur noch kitschig ...

Thanks Baba and Dedo, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Thanks Baba and Dedo

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

... (thank goodness we were not far from them...or home!  they came and started pushing the car one of them yelled WELCOME TO MACEDONIA!!!!!  I was laughing so hard!! But the car started! im just happy I didnt have to push! Hmmmm might want to get ...

The train to Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

The train to Skopje

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

... to Skopje Sept 15, 2006 12 hrs, 17.1 kms Next morning is yet another beautiful train ride through a river canyon, across Macedonia, my first country in what once was Yugoslavia. Once again, there's that leftover communist feel with faded train stations ...

Jul 02, 2009, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Jul 02, 2009

A travel blog entry by jetdude

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.:balkans:., Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

.:balkans:.

A travel blog entry by imohag

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another surprise... there was no train that was supposed to be... so we stayed in skopje 2 days instead of ...

Bringing the Spoils Back Home, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Bringing the Spoils Back Home

A travel blog entry by gogan

Tourists are mainly warned about what they can bring to a country. Rarely they are told what may they take out from it. But then, what is "bringing out" on one side of the border, only 20-30 meters further is "bringing in". When crossing Balkan borders ...

APPARENTLY A VERY DEEP CAVE LAKE, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

APPARENTLY A VERY DEEP CAVE LAKE

A travel blog entry by tezzatravels

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... dismissive, noting he was an Albanian. Seems there a fair amount to explore re the tensions between Muslim Albania and Christian Orthodox Macedonia. We were headed back to town by 1215. Lake Ohrid days were given as an overview rather than a more in ...

Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia travel blog

Skopje

A travel blog entry by tritt-around

... lack of seatbelts is concerning.  In the city centre we walked past Mother Theresa's Memorial home - she was born in Skopje, the  Orthodox Cathedral, into the  square with  the statue to Alexander the Great- complete with a huge ...

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