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Old Bazaar, Skopje, Skopje
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Step back in time at Old Bazaar, Skopje, the city's primary historical center of trade and a showcase of historic Ottoman architecture. Located along the Vardar River in Skopje's traditional merchant quarter, the marketplace still buzzes with commerce today. Visit the bazaar and explore the multitude of shops, cafes, and other businesses that line its street. Note the mixture of both Turkish buildings--including bathhouses, mosques, caravanserais, and a clock tower--as well as remnants of Skopje's even earlier Byzantine past. Be sure to stop into one of the many eateries in the bazaar for a bite of some classic Macedonian food, including the meaty dish known as "chevapi." Plan your visit to Old Bazaar, Skopje and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Skopje tourist route planner.
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  • We ended up walking around the bazaar about 4 times on our 4 day trip to Skopje, it isn't massive but it isn't full of tourist rubbish like a lot of markets/bazaars, the fruit/veg/fresh food area of t...  more »
  • the top 1 in Skopje. A unique atmosphere, it's like transported in Turkey. The interest lies not in the shops (lots of jewellery and fast foods) but in the number of lanes paved, filled with all the Muslims of the city, many small mosques, the covered market... Only intact part of the city and it feels!
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  • "Must see" but does not appear be regret mayası. There are also ethnic details. The food and coffee are available. It's not a place to spent a lot of time I think.
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