Scientists think that they date back to before 4,000 B.C. Actual evidence and records of the Skopje region date from the IV century B.C.
Денес над Македонија. [native name]
Skopje. National carrier.
1910-1997. Received the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize for her work with the poor
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
8th entries overall. Best rank is 12th place in 2006 year when Elena Risteska sang the song Ninanajna and impressed whole Europe.
Held in Stip, eastern Macedonia.
One of the oldest Macedonian Festivals. From 1998 it has been used to pick the Macedonian entry for the Eurovision Song Contest
Festival in the lake city Ohrid.
Голем град (Macedonian) meaning Big Town; known as Snake Island; the only island in Republic of Macedonia.
201 km, Црна Река (native name)
255 km, Брегалница (native name)
Pelister is the highest peak of Baba Mountain - 2601 meters
Native name: Галичица - Wild beauty.
Skiing tourist attraction.
It is probably the oldest lake in Europe, preserving a unique aquatic ecosystem with more than 200 endemic species that is of worldwide importance. -- Declared World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1979.
Macedonia / Albania / Greece. The highest tectonic lake in the Balkans, standing at an altitude of 853 m (2,798 ft)
Macedonia for the Macedonians
(Slatino Springs) One of the most beautiful and best preserved caves located in the immediate vicinity of Slatino Village in western Macedonia.
Was formerly known as Petrovec Airport and is the largest and busiest international airport in the Republic of Macedonia. Serving the national capital Skopje, it is also the hub of MAT Macedonian Airlines.
The best Macedonian beer.
Central European Time (CET)
A kind of Macedonian Pizza, but quite different
Made out of beans. It involves boiling the beans first and then mixing them with onion, peppers, tomato, oil, flour and various spices before they are baked.
At 2,764m the highest mountain in the Republic of Macedonia and Albania, its peak forming a frontier between the two countries.
Skopje, Macedonia. A daily newspaper