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Skopje Map, Macedonia

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Skopje Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Skopje with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Skopje useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Skopje!

Skopje History

With a short period during the World War II when it was occupied by Bulgarians, Skopje remained a part of Serbia, and later the Yugoslavian Republic. A 6.1 Richter scale earthquake hit the city in 1963, destroying more than 80% of its buildings. Reconstruction plans were drawn by Japanese architect Kenzo Tange, and Skopje’s history entered the era of massive industrialization, typical for any communist city. In 1991,... read more

Skopje Nightlife

Macedonia’s picturesque capital, Skopje, is becoming increasingly popular with tourists from every part of the world. Like many other countries from the Balkans, in the last decade Macedonia has been putting emphasis on developing its touristic potential. Skopje is a truly exciting city, a cultural melting pot that combines elements of Ottoman, Byzantine and, of course, Macedonian culture. Skopje is home to a large... read more

Skopje Sightseeing

Skopje is home to several museums: Skopje City Museum (located in the Old Railway Station), the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Natural Science Museum and the Macedonian National Museum and Icon Gallery, with an interesting collection of Byzantine icons and national costumes. Important parts of Skopje’s lifestyle are the bazaars, Turkish markets that have acquired historical significance: Old Bazaar with the Bedesten... read more

Skopje Travel Guide

Skopje, nestled in the heart of Macedonia, is a living historical relic, a cultural melting pot that stands witness to the country’s tormented past. Skopje is Macedonia’s most diverse city that was inhabited by many invading nations since ancient times. It was a flourishing community since the times of the Romans, and since the period of Macedonia’s most emblematic figure, Alexander the Great, it has passed... read more

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