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Macedonia Square, Skopje

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Historic Walking Area Tourist Spot
Take a stroll around Macedonia Square, the largest plaza in the country and one of the capital city's primary meeting places and public areas. Though surrounded by communist-style buildings, the square has undergone intensive government renovation in order to transform it into a modern and inviting space. Walk around the square, taking in the nearby mountain scenery. Pass by the numerous monuments that dot the plaza, including those honoring Roman emperor Justinian, Tsar Samuel, and several groups of Macedonian revolutionary figures. Be sure to get up close to the towering statue of a sword-bearing warrior on horseback, controversially said to represent Alexander the Great. Put Macedonia Square into our Skopje vacation builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Skopje.
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  • Beautifully presented city square. The buildings are all attractive and there are soooooo many statues to see! I challenge anyone to count them all! The river has some lovely bars running alongside wi...  more »
  • The center of Skopje, especially this place is pretty nice to see and the atmosphere there is pretty cool too.  more »
  • This is the place if you visiting skopje. Everything else is walking distance from here. A beautiful scene with plenty of actions. Anytime of the day it is crowded Bars and restaurants are all around....  more »