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Remote contentment: hiking across North Macedonia

5 min readPublished Feb 10, 2019

At 3:30am, on the fifth day of an expedition along North Macedonia’s mountainous western edge, we traded our trekking poles for reins and mounted horses…

Setting up camp on Shar Mountain © Aleksandar Donev / Lonely Planet
Food and drink

North Macedonia’s top five foodie destinations

5 min readPublished Feb 10, 2019

Ask any Macedonian to elaborate on the goings-on at local festivities and they’re likely to begin by reeling off the delicious dishes that accompany the…

Vila Raskrsnica in the village of Brajcino © Lorna Parkes / Lonely Planet