Europe - Macedonia (PDF Chapter)
This is the Macedonia chapter from Lonely Planet’s Europe guidebook.
Part Balkan, part Mediterranean and rich in Greek, Roman and Ottoman history, Macedonia has a fascinating past and complex national psyche. Glittering Lake Ohrid has put Macedonia on the tourist map, but this small nation is far more than just one great lake.
- explore Ohrid Old Town, right to the end of the boardwalk and pebble beach, and up to the clifftop Church of Sveti Jovan
- dive into the historic Old Turkish Bazaar of Skopje, Macedonia’s capital, then marvel at its super-sized new riverside monuments
- eat your fill at food-focused village tourism initiatives in Pelister National Park, and walk it off the next day
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Skopje & Around, Western Macedonia, Mavrovo Na-tional Park, Ohrid & Around, Central Macedonia, Pelister National Park, Survival Guide.
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