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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. 

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.

 

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.

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. 

Paragliding: Sports Clash Polish Cup

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Paragliding Summer 2018

The Polish Cup is one of the first paragliding tournaments in July, starting from the 2nd of July and finishing 5 days later on the 7th.

This tournament sets the town for the busy July that already has 2 competitions confirmed besides the Cup - Krushevo Ozone Open and Krushevo Adventure Open which follow it.

 

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.