North Macedonia

11 Dishes You Need To Try In North Macedonia

North Macedonia is a country with a long and sometimes mixed history. There are so many opinions on how the country should be named and who the people of  North Macedonia are, but there is no question about how good the traditional food of North Macedonia is. I made a list of the best 11 dishes you need to try while traveling in North Macedonia. Sarma Sarma is a traditional dish in most of the…

Self Guided Walking Tour For One Afternoon In Skopje

The Republic of North Macedonia is quite a young country and for now still under the radar of many tourists. And although the government is trying to make North Macedonia a popular tourist destination by making Skopje a European Disneyland of statues and monuments, the lack of publicity is slowing down this process. If you are travelling in the Balkans and have the time and opportunity I do recommend spending at least a few days…

Guide To Matka Canyon

Matka canyon is one of the main attractions for local and international tourists that visit Skopje, North Macedonia. The Matka lake was created due to a dam built for an electro station, and is considered the oldest artificial lake in the country. Here is a detailed guide to Matka canyon including all activities you can do there. How To Get To Matka Canyon From Skopje There are three ways to get to Matka canyon. The…

How To Take A Bus From Skopje To Lake Ohrid

Lake Ohrid is one of the prime destinations in North Macedonia for local and international tourists. The city that lies next to Ohrid lake and has the same name is one of the biggest cities in North Macedonia and one of the oldest as well. The city has a beautiful Old Town full of many historical sites, great restaurants, amazing view points and other things to do. Therefore, it is no wonder that everyone is…

Hotel Review: Senigallia Boat Hotel (Skopje, North Macedonia)

I’ve never stayed overnight on a boat before, so when I learned there was a boat hotel in Skopje, North Macedonia, I had to book a couple nights. Ok, it’s not a yacht or a fancy cruise ship…in fact it’s not even a functioning boat. No matter, I wanted to stay there regardless. The hotel is called Senigallia Boat Hotel and as far as locations go, just look at the…

The Complete Guide To Ohrid, North Macedonia

Ohrid is an ancient city in the southwest of North Macedonia. The main feature of this city is of course Lake Ohrid, but there are other things that make this place quite famous. Ohrid is a famous resort town with many nice beaches around the lake, ancient churches, and a beautiful old town. I was in Ohrid for an entire week to work on this complete guide to Ohrid, so I hope it is extremely…

Where To Eat In Skopje, North Macedonia

North Macedonia is a country located in the Balkans and it shares a border with Albania, Greece, Kosovo, Serbia, and Bulgaria. And although this country is very young and basically didn’t exist as a separate country until recently, this part of the world has a long history. The current North Macedonian territory was always a part of something else: Bulgarian Kingdom, Serbia, Yugoslavia, and even the Roman Empire. A country with such a complicated…

The Complete Guide To Skopje, North Macedonia 2021

Skopje, North Macedonia is a fairly new tourist destination. A few years ago this country didn’t exist and its territory was a part of Yugoslavia. But with getting its own independence the country had blossomed. Nowadays the city of Skopje is called a European Disneyland and for a good reason. I spent quite a long time in this city and prepared for you a complete guide to Skopje, North Macedonia. Some Facts About The…