Macedonia is a place still untouched, yet experienced by more and more nature lovers and adventurers each year where the beauty and culture blend to create unique experiences. Macedonia is a small country where the sun always shines, in the scenic heart of the Balkans. The country has many layers of the past, yet it has a vibrant and interesting present and is only few hours away by plane from any European capital. There are traces of rich culture, tradition and history at every step, colorful customs, beautiful scenery and a healthy food and drinks created from the riches of the land.
Macedonia has a myriad of archeological sites which reflects the ancient civilizations that flourished there. Apostol Paul introduced Christianity into Europe with help of Lydia the Macedonian. It is also the birthplace of the Cyrillic Alphabet, where Saint Clement founded one of Europeans oldest universitys in Ohrid. It is a land that is home to thousands of early-Christian and medieval churches and monasteries. In Ohrid alone, there are 365 churches and monasteries – one for each day of the year. The countryside, with all its beauty, offers diverse pleasure to the visitor. Some can be challenging to the visitors, for example, the Mount Galicica National Reserve, from where two magnificent Lakes; Ohrid and Prespa stretch out as if on your palm. Macedonian natural beauty will inspire you, its hospitality welcome you, and its rich culture stimulate you.