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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 was organized for the first time last year, from the 4th to 6th of August. The organizers have been working towards the second iteration of the festival for this year.

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

We present you a summary of the first day.

Project: Vlach Room

Vlach Room

On the 23rd of May 2016, the national day of Aromanian (Vlach) people, the Vlach room has been opened and serves to illustrate the every-day life of Aromanians in Krusevo.

Vlach Room

This room is also a symbol of the multiethnic population living in Krusevo and the coexistence between different nationalities.

When in Krusevo 2017 DAY 2

Galoski, When in Krusevo 2017

“When in Krusevo” is an outdoor festival that was organized for the first time last year, from the 4th to 6th of August. The organizers have been working towards the second iteration of the festival for this year.

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

Look into the short view of day No. 2

Explore the Churches of Krusevo

St. Nikola

Churches in Krusevo are yet another architectural phenomenon, and a beautiful 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 their 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 gather.

 

Macedonian and Hungarian Open Krusevo 2018

Macedonian and Hungarian Open Krusevo 2018

“The Macedonian and Hungarian Open, part of the PreWorld Paragliding Tour 2018, took place in Krusevo from the 5th to the 11th of August, with 134 paragliders taking part. Furthermore, there were yet another 100 free gliders who took off from the site at Meckin Kamen, and filled the sky with various colours.

Still to come is the Nordic Open, starting on the 26th of August.”

When in Krushevo: Weekend Gateway

Krusevo

During your next trip to Macedonia, our suggestion is for you to visit the town of Krushevo, a perfect weekend getaway destination. You can find this small mountain paradise only 165 km away from the capital of Skopje. It is situated 1.250 meters above sea level, making 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.

Exploring the Unique Architecture of Krusevo

Unique Architecture Krusevo

Many houses in Krusevo today still keep an architecture that’s predominantly blue in color. It is believed that the dominance of blue is due to the town’s heritage of Krusevo's fortune seekers in Greece. Furthermore, there are homes that are predominantly yellow, which is believed to be inherited from the fortune seekers in Romania.

Unique Architecture Krusevo