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Travel Guide to the Republic of Macedonia

by Anne Middleton, on January 6th, 2016

Macedonia is for adventure-lovers.  Macedonia is full of scenic wonder.  After decades of wars and insurgencies that have plagued the Balkans, Macedonia is ready to take its place as a premiere tourist destination.  Let’s walk across Macedonia in some great shoes. 

Winemakers have been making wine in Macedonia since Roman times.  Tikves Winery is a good starting point for the wine tourist.  You’ll be able to savor traditional cuisine in Tikves as well.  The Python Lace Up Gladiator Sandal by Boston Proper is a comfortable, perfect nod to Macedonia’s Roman wine-making heritage. Over 20,000 hectares are cultivated for wine making in Macedonia, so you’ll have a lot of walking to do.

According to NASA, Kokino is the fourth oldest astronomic observatory in the world.  Situated near the Serbian border, Kokino is near the Macedonian city of Kumanovo.  Lovers of astronomy and archaeology will love the Youth Classic Short Constellation Boot by UGG, speckled with stars.

Macedonia has more peaks than any other European country, so it’s a must-go destination for mountain gliding.  You may not know that it is also a popular paragliding destination as well.  For paragliding, your destinations are Skopje, Ohrid, Mavrovo and Prilep.  Hiking is also a favorite tourist activity for the active tourist.  The Chuck Taylor All Star Hi-Rise Rubber Boot by Converse is the perfect boot for many of these activities and sure to get your around all the wonders Macedonia has to offer. 

Macedonia is gaining in popularity among savvy travelers.  High peaks, great vintages and historic haunts make Macedonia a compelling journey.  Journey there in the best shoes.  We have discount codes for all your footwear needs so shop and save online with us!





1. http://www.stat.gov.mk/ZaVinoto_en.aspx

2. http://www.globotreks.com/destinations/macedonia/14-facts-you-might-not-know-about-macedonia/