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Sausage Made in Krusevo

Krusevo Sausage

When in Krusevo you must try sausage made in Krusevo's butcher shops.

Among other things, such as lokum, melted cheese etc., Krusevo is widely known for its production of sausages.

Sausage seller

There are three butcher shops in Krusevo equally popular for the citizens and for the tourist - Meso Komerc (the owner shown in the picture above), Pitu Guli and Crven Zvezda. 

When in Krusevo: Slow Food Guide

Krusevo Pie

We talk already a lot about history, culture and architecture in Krusevo, so we think that now it’s the perfect time to talk about the traditional food in Krusevo. When you travel around Macedonia you should have in mind one thing: everywhere in this country you can find a really tasty food. The same about Krusevo. Starting from melted cheese in a pot, Krusevska pita (pastry with cheese, spinach or cabbage), Krusevsko grne ( different kind of cheese mixed with mushrooms, ham and egg, baked in a pot).

Monument Ilinden

Monument Ilinden

Situated on the historical Gumenje the monument Ilinden was discovered on the 2nd of August 1974 and today is visited by hundreds and thousands of visitors from Macedonia, and Europe.

The monument is a symbol of the fight and disobedience of the Macedonian people, and the interior symbolically represents the struggle of the Macedonian people for an independent country. Also, the surrounding of the monument is created to memorize the lost life of many soldiers. 

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.

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.

 

The Best Place for Paragliding and Gliding

Mechkin Kamen Start Line

Krusevo is considered to have one of the best site for paragliding in the world. The take-off from Meckin Kamen this year welcomes dozens international competitions in paragliding and gliding.

The take-off point is positioned on over 1 400 meters above sea level but the reason why it is considered the best place for these sports is its good and safe terrain and the landing points are close to the regional roads that lead to Krusevo.