About Macedonia

The Republic of Macedonia is a country of sunshine, mountains, lakes, valleys and rivers located in the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe.  Mostly of a country of hills and mountains higher than 2,000 meters, today Macedonia with a variety of factors is making rapid progress in attractiveness to tourists. The capital city of Macedonia is Skopje, also known as the political, administrative and economic center of Macedonia.

Nowadays, the Republic of Macedonia is a veritable treasure of cultural heritage, represented by numeral cultural and historical monuments: churches, monasteries, icons, old crafts, archaeological sites, mosques, national costumes, old books and other items. The first Slavic alphabet and literature also have their roots here.

Macedonia is a multicultural, peaceful country including ethnic groups of Macedonians, Albanians, Turks, Romani, Serbs, Bosnians and other ethnic groups. It’s known that Macedonia was one of the only countries during the break up of Yugoslavia to remain at peace throughout. People in Macedonia are also very warm, friendly, and open-minded.

Although the official language in Republic of Macedonia is Macedonian, most of the people, especially young people can easily communicate in English, which means you would not have problems with communication.