Macedonia - 1 Week


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July 22nd 2012
Published: August 23rd 2012
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Macedonia - 1 Week Macedonia is a small but very mountainous country with pleasant people and nice scenery. Macedonia is famous for Alexander the Great and poppies apparently but I saw no poppies and Alex has some statues and an airport named after him....wicked (as Ali G would say). Personally I would say that Macedonia is like a massive farm and should be famous for vegetables or farmi... Read Full Entry



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A GraveyardA Graveyard
A Graveyard

The put pictures on the gravestones....
A GraveyardA Graveyard
A Graveyard

....I find it a little creepy
Up Another MountainUp Another Mountain
Up Another Mountain

Overlooking the descent to Prilep
Approaching PrilepApproaching Prilep
Approaching Prilep

I had to cross a mountain
PrilepPrilep
Prilep

...and was invited to eat inside...
PrilepPrilep
Prilep

I stopped to eat outside a church...
PrilepPrilep
Prilep

...one of the builders restoring the church spoke English and showed me around and helped me find internet
After PrilepAfter Prilep
After Prilep

There was some nice flat land
After PrilepAfter Prilep
After Prilep

They had some really old cars
Third Night in MacedoniaThird Night in Macedonia
Third Night in Macedonia

I got surrounded by sheep again...
Third Night in MacedoniaThird Night in Macedonia
Third Night in Macedonia

...but they came closer this time
Lunch TimeLunch Time
Lunch Time

Bread and canned fish
TractorsTractors
Tractors

There were so many tractors
MosquesMosques
Mosques

There were more mosques the closer to Albania I cycled
OrhidOrhid
Orhid

Full of Macedonian tourists
OrhidOrhid
Orhid

View over the lake
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Orhid

I got to do stuff in the evening...
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Orhid

....and there was a lovely sunset...



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