March 2018

When in Krusevo 2017 DAY 3

When  paragliding

When in Krusevo is an outdoor festival that has been organized for the first time last year, from the 4th to 6th of August, and the organizers have been working for the second volume of the festival this year, 2018. 

It is an event that involves camping, mountain bike, hiking, paragliding, musical events in the night held in the nature around Krusevo. 

In the following video you can see the highlights of the last day.

When in Krusevo 2017 DAY 2

Galoski, When in Krusevo 2017

When in Krusevo is an outdoor festival that has been organized for the first time last year, from the 4th to 6th of August, and the organizers have been working for the second volume of the festival this year, 2018. 

It is an event that involves camping, mountain bike, hiking, paragliding, musical events in the night held in the nature around Krusevo. 

Look into the short view of day No. 2

When in Krusevo 2017 DAY 1

When in Krusevo

When in Krusevo is an outdoor festival that has been organized for the first time last year, from the 4th to 6th of August, and the organizers have been working for the second volume of the festival this year, 2018. 

It is an event that involves camping, mountain bike, hiking, paragliding, musical events in the night held in the nature around Krusevo. 

We present you a summary of the first day.

Local Cuisine of Krushevo

Krusev Cuisine

The traditional Krushevo cuisine combines Balkan and Mediterranean characteristics, inherited largely from Turkish tastes that prevailed during long centuries of Ottoman rule. The travelers are delighted with the taste of local tomatoes, carrots, lettuces, parsley, onions, an garlic, and not to mention the rich flavor and aroma of fresh fruit, such as watermelons, melons, cherries, apricots, grapes, peaches, and others. Most herbs are collected in the local mountains and in the countryside, and these herbs are renowned for their taste, have scent and healing properties.

What To Do: A Walk Inside the Nature of Krusevo

Monument Ilinden

One of the best experience that you can get from Krusevo is a walk inside the undiscovered nature.

In the summer there is an event organized by Finance Think and the local organization Krusevska zena walking through the forest and fields and collecting different types of herbage.

Beside the walk you will have an insight in the nutritional values of the natural плантс. You get to learn something about the natural healers and collect "Majcina dusica" tea.

So, if you are not a fan of the adrenaline sports then this is what you want to do this summer in Krusevo. 

WHEN IN KRUSHEVO: Weekend Gateway

Krusevo

During your next trip in Macedonia, our suggestion is to visit the town of Krushevo, a perfect weekend getaway destination. You can find this small mountain paradise only 165 km distant from the capital Skopje, it is situated on 1.250 m, that makes it the highest town in the Balkans. Krushevo is a mix of nature, tradition, history and culture. Right here you will be surprised by the beauty that is hidden behind every corner.

Explore the Churches of Krusevo

St. Nikola

Churches in Krusevo are yet another architectural phenomenon, and a decor on the touristic map of Krusevo.

People in Krusevo are considered traditional and close to their inherited cultural customs and values, part of which is visiting a church. One of the four churches in Krusevo is St. Nikola.

The church St. John is called the Vlach church where many people from the Vlach ethnical group from Krusevo gather there.