Landlocked, mountainous, and steeped in history, the Republic of Macedonia is one of Europe's undiscovered gems and offers up a little something for every type of traveler. History and architecture buffs will love the remains of 2000 years' worth of Roman, Byzantine, and Turkish occupation. The countryside around the capital city of Skopje is peppered with stunning examples of medieval religious art. And with more than 80 percent of the country consisting of mountains or hills, outdoor adventurers won't be left wanting.
- Enjoy the great outdoors Macedonia's mountains, unspoiled valleys, lakes and rivers, birds and wildlife mean plenty of outdoor fun.
- Vineyard hopping Producing vino since Roman times, the wine flows freely and deliciously.
- Village life Tucked away in mountains and valleys, Macedonia's old-style charm and historic churches and landmarks can be found in its villages.
- Skopje Mixing ancient history and contemporary fun, this youthful city is one of Europe's vibrant urban centers.