Thessaloniki to Skopje via Ohrid June 12th 2010 Saturday 12th June, 2010
Km so far: 1701
Left Thessaloniki and headed west towards Edessa and Florina. More green countryside and we chanced upon a lovely lakeside café where we stopped for a coffee break. Refuelled in Florina and we were expecting fuel to be more expensive in Macedonia.
Found our way to the border without to much difficulty but the compass was proving essential to navigation ... read more
Europe » Macedonia International recognition of Macedonia's independence from Yugoslavia in 1991 was delayed by Greece's objection to the new state's use of what it considered a Hellenic name and symbols. Greece finally lifted its trade blockade in 1995 and the two cou... ... read more