The most interesting and beautiful tourist sites in Macedonia
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The Republic of Macedonia is a small Balkan country located in the south-east of Europe. Extremely beautiful nature, a lot of archaeological monuments, beautiful lakes – all this Macedonia is ready to present to its guests. Local cuisine and service deservedly receive high marks from tourists.
Macedonia carefully protects its natural riches. The unique Ohrid Lake has been preserved in pristine condition. Extraordinarily beautiful national parks Galicica, Mavrovo and Pelister are equipped for hiking and cycling. Fans of historical sites appreciate Macedonia for its many medieval and ancient monuments of architecture. For urban tourism such famous cities as Skopje, Ohrid and Bitola are the best choice.
From Macedonia usually bring Ohrid pearls – a unique product that has no analogues in the world. Fans of practical gifts will appreciate quality footwear, the production of which Macedonia has been famous for decades. As souvenirs, tourists prefer to bring Macedonian national embroidery, icons or local wine.
The unique archaeological monument of Kokino, which, according to research, is more than 3800 years old, is located on the Taticev Kamen hill. This structure is an ancient observatory made of stone slabs. The radius of Kokino is 100 metres, and many archaeological findings are attributed by experts to the Bronze Age.