Ohrid-Unique Balkans Pearl

Ohrid

Ohrid
Ohrid is one of the ancient towns in Europe.

Ohrid is a dynamic city in the south of Europe in Macedonia.

It`s like the notable bridge of European art.

We can say that this city is a cultural history of Macedonia in miniature.

Ohrid is a town that is proud of his unique Lake Ohrid and his cultural heritage.

Together they are under the protection of UNESCO`s world Cultural and Natural Heritage.

The city is blending in Macedonian, Roman, Hellenistic, Byzantine, Slavic, and Turkish memories.

The best way to see and feel that is to come and visit this amazing and beautiful town and lake.

Or you can visit Wikipedia for more information about Ohrid.

Here is a little bit from everything about beautiful Ohrid.

Church St. John at Kaneo is right above small fishing settlement.

Standing on a cliff that is rising from Lake Ohrid is the perfect place for taking pictures.

It`s magnificent church and combination of Armenian and Byzantine architectural styles.

With his unique, extraordinarily construction is one of the most amazing churches in Macedonia.

Church St. Sophia was a long time Cathedral Church of Ohrid Archiepiscopate.

Probably it was Cathedral in the time of Czar Samuil.

He moved his throne in that time from Prespa to Ohrid.

In this ancient city, they say it`s one church for every day in the year.

Let`s take a small tour of churches and Ohrid.

Ohrid was called before with Latin name Lychnidus-CITY OF LIGHT.

This town has history way back from the time of King Philip II of Macedon.

Samuil`s Fortress on the top of the hill you can see from every part of town.

It`s one of the most visited attractions and place to walk and see all town and Lake Ohrid.

If you like relaxing and the peaceful holiday is the perfect place for you and your family.

You can walk through the city streets and see old architectural beauties and styles.

House of Robevci is the best example for that.

Here you will find and hand made famous Ohrid`s Pearls.

Enjoy this amazing video about this unique town and your next place to visit.

Ohrid is your place for unique holiday

Don`t miss to know better Lake Ohrid.

It`s the deepest lake on the Balkans with the depth of 288m.

His water is coming from mountains and the most beautiful underground Biljana`s Springs.

On this place, you can take a romantic boat ride and enjoy in untouched nature and crystal clear water.

Characteristic for this lake is that 20 % of the water is coming through underground watercourses from Lake Prespa.

Lake Ohrid is main touristic attraction and place for your summer holidays.

You will find well known and developed beach places with a lot of bars but also and cute small beaches just for you.

Let`s see life on one of the most famous beaches on Ohrid lake – Gradiste.

In this short page about Ohrid, we can`t say everything but you should know that you will have great WELCOME from citizens.

It`s town for all ages especially for young people and Ohrid`s nightlife and beach parties.

Just come and enjoy your time.

Places that you should visit in Ohrid are: Samuil Fortress, Church of St. Sophia, Monastery Saint Panteleimon, Church St. John at Kaneo, Ancient Village Museum, Ancient Theatre, Biljana`s Springs, Church St. Naum, The Bridge of Wishes, Galicica National Park, Saints Cyril and Methodius Statue, House of Robevci and for other be free to visit TripAdvisor and Wikitravel sites.

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