Skopje is the capital and largest city of North Macedonia. It is a city with a rich history and culture, and there are many interesting and cool places to visit in Skopje.
Here’s my top 10 list of places to check out Skopje, North Macedonia:
The Skopje Fortress
One of the most popular spots in Skopje’s capital city is the medieval fortress located on a hill overlooking the city, with panoramic views and the surrounding region.
The Stone Bridge
Historic bridge spanning the Vardar River, which is a symbol of the city and a popular tourist attraction.
The Old Bazaar
A vibrant, historic market district in the heart of Skopje, with narrow streets and charming shops selling everything from traditional crafts to modern souvenirs.
The Museum of Contemporary Art
A modern museum featuring a wide variety of contemporary art from North Macedonia and beyond.
The Memorial House of Mother Teresa
Museum dedicated to the life and work of Mother Teresa, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and one of Skopje’s most famous citizens.
The Millennium Cross
Massive cross atop a hill overlooking Skopje, built to commemorate 2,000 years of Christianity in North Macedonia.
The Church of St. Spas
Beautiful, historic church in the center of Skopje, with ornate frescoes and stunning architecture.
The Skopje Aqueduct
A surprisingly well-preserved Roman aqueduct located on the outskirts of Skopje, built in the 2nd century AD.
The Museum of the City of Skopje
Museum showcasing the history and culture of Skopje, from ancient times to the present day.
The Skopje Zoo
Popular attraction for families, with a wide variety of animals including lions, tigers, bears, and monkeys.
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