Places

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Saint Jovan (John) Bigorski Monastery (11th century) The St. Jovan Bigorski Monastery is located by the road between the cities of Gostivar and Debar in the canyon of the River Radika, surrounded by the dense forests of Mountain Bistra. The edifice is on foundations of a basilica dating back to...
Sports & Recreation
Lake Mavrovo The dam of Lake Mavrovo was built in 1952 at the beginning of the gorge part of Mavrovo River. It covers area of 13,7 km2 . Although it is artificial, Lake Mavrovo fits perfectly in the natural surroundings and inspires with its beauty, especially viewed by ski terrains of Mountain...
Art & Museums
The official residence of the President of Romania, it also houses the Cotroceni National Museum.The construction of this new royal palace was commissioned to begin in the year 1893, the project being placed under the direction of the French architect Paul Gottereau. At the 30th day of December...
Sports & Recreation
Dufski waterfalls Located in the vicinity of the village Rostushe, community Duf along the Rostushka River in the valley of Radika River. It is 30 minutes from the village along marked and tidy path with wooden fence. To reach the waterfalls you have to pass through Dufski Canyon which is up to 100...
Sports & Recreation
National Park Mavrovo The National park Mavrovo covers the upper flow of the river Radika in the northwest parts of the Republic of Macedonia. It occupies the south slopes of Shar Mountain, western and central part of the Bistra Mountain as well as parts of the mountain massif Korab. It is at 500...
Sports & Recreation
Popova Shapka Shar Mountain is located in the north-western part of Macedonia, in length of 80 km, with an area of 1600 km2. Popova Shapka, which is located at 1780 meters altitude, is a tourist locality on Shar Mountain and it is the most famous winter – recreation center in the Republic of...
Art & Museums
A Natural History museum, it is one of the oldest research institutions in the field of biodiversity and public education. Originally established as the National Museum of Natural History on 3 November 1834, it was renamed in 1933 after the biologist Grigore Antipa who had administrated the museum...
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Leshok Monastery St. Athanasij In the complex of the Monastery Leshok there are: the monastery church St. Atanasij since1335, as well as The Holy mother of God Church which has existed since the 13th century, mentioned in the Letter of Stefan Dechanski since 1326 as well as remains of five churches...
Art & Museums
The ornate, domed, circular building is the city's main concert hall, hosting also the George Enescu annual international music festival. Designed in neoclassical style with some more romantic touches by the french architect Albert Galleron, built on a property that had belonged to the Văcărescu...
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Marko’s Monastery St. Dimitrij, village Sushica (14th century) About 20 km from Skopje, near the Marko River and the village Sushica, it’s were this monastery is located, called Marko’s, because its founders were king Volkashin and his son king Marko. The writing about the south entrance inside the...