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Mavrovo Day Trip from Skopje
"Morning departure to Mavrovo. After your arrival you will get a brief with information about Mavrovo and its National Park. Here you will visit the cave Sharko an underground beauty which has beautiful stalactite stalagmite and corals and other cave ornaments that create a picture of an untouched beauty. Visitors can go down inside the cave by a metal semicircular ladder that leads into the first pit witch is approximately 20 meters underground.After that you enjoy a traditional lunch in Mavrovo. Finally you willreturn to Skopje.""""Explore Mavrovo
From EUR30.00
 
Tirana Half Day Walking Tour
"Join this tour designed to offer you the best highlights of Tirana combining the ancient history with the communist era and today's modern life. Tirana the capital of Albania is considered a relatively new city although antique monuments and artifacts uncovered around it testify to earlier beginnings. It  is associated with the recent face lift of its buildings through splashes of colors in a modernistic style. During this tour you will visit inside the National Museum Orthodox Church and the old Mosque  of 18th-century located in the center
From EUR26.00
 
Tirana Sightseeing Walking Tour
"Start the tour from Skanderbeg Square (photo stop at Skanderbeg’s Monument) National Museum (the huge mosaic on front represent the Albanian history development and the stages of this development are presented on respective pavilions). Then you continue to see other important buildings: Palace of Culture/Opera/National Library Mosque of Ethem Bey the Clock Tower Tirana Castle Parliament
From EUR12.00

More Things to Do in Ohrid

Excavation

In 2014 I noticed an excavation site that I had not seen before.Roughly, it is located along Ilindenska between the Church of St Sofia and the Roman theater.There are some mosaics to be seen, and some...
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Aug 09, 2014

Grave of Grigor Prlicev

Grigor Prlicev (Ohrid 1830-Ohrid 1893) was a teacher, writer and translator.He is famous for his poem "The Sirdar" (military leader). With this poem he won the first prize in a poetic competition in...
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Jun 28, 2013

Ruins of an Early Christian Basilica

The ruins of an old basilica from the 5th or 6th century can be found in the hills above the Biljana Springs.To get there, go up the very long stairs next to the petrol station on the roundaboud on...
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Jun 28, 2013

Statue of St Clement on top of the hill

Clement (840-916) and Naum (835-910) were native Macedonians. Both had been disciples of the brothers Kiril and Metodi, teachers of the Glagolitic and Cyrillic scripts.Clement founded the Monastery of...
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Jun 28, 2013

Look down at the Upper and Lower Gates

At the foot of the Lower Gate, there is a grate in the road. This grate is not for the sewer system, but to display the original pavement, big stones that once formed the entrance into Ohrid.I've...
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Jun 28, 2013

Lower Gate

As obvious as the Upper Gate on top of the hill of Ohrid is, so obscure is the Lower Gate closer to the lake. I did not actively notice it for four years!In contrast to the Upper Gate, the Lower gate...
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Jun 28, 2013
 
 
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Ali Pasha Mosque

Close to the 900-year old Plane Tree Cinar and the fountain on Krusevska Republika Square, you can see Ali Pasha's Mosque. On the other site of the square you can see the Zyenel Abedin - Pasha...
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Jun 28, 2013

Zyenel Abedin - Pasha Mosque

This mosque is on the Krusevska Republika Square, close to the 900-years old plane tree Cinar and the fountain.The mosque was built in the first half of 17th century by Zeynel Abedin-Pasha as a mosque...
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Jun 28, 2013

National Museum of Ohrid

The National Museum of Ohrid was first established in 1516 in St Clement's Church of Bogorodica Perivleptos, as a museum to the Archbishopric of Ohrid, making it one of the oldest museums in the...
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Jun 28, 2013

Upper Gate, Ohrid

Like the name implies, the Upper Gate can be found on the higher part of Ohrid, in the town wall. It has big, heavy doors.Ohrid used to be completely surrounded by city walls, up until the Ottomans...
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Jun 28, 2013

The National Museum.

The archeological department of the National Museum is located in the Robev family house. The Robevs were a trading family that grew rich in the 19 century. (They are still an active family with...
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Apr 20, 2013

Cinar - the 900 year old platan tree.

In Krushevska Republika Square can you see what remains of the 900 year old platan tree. It is said that there once was a small café within the tree!
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Apr 17, 2013

National workshop for handmade paper.

The National workshop for handmade paper is a little but interesting museum. Here a man shows how paper has been made by hand since the 2nd century (the year 104) before our time when the method was...
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Apr 17, 2013

Monument for A den Doolaard

A den Doolaard is the pseudonym of the Dutch writer Cornelis Johannes George (Bob) Spoelstra jr (1901-1994).One of his books, The Wedding of the Seven Gypsies (De Bruiloft der Zeven Zigeuners),...
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Mar 23, 2013

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"Ohrid – Treasury of Religious Art"
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