25.713 km²
Makedonski denar (MKD)
GTM+1, GTM+2

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The total accommodation capacities according to the categorization of hotels (5, 4, 3 and 2 stars) of this destination are shown in the table below:

Hotels 10 86 103 105
Rooms 1183 5595 4929 3965
Beds 1709 9996 8841 8234

Statistical Report of the International Congress Association (ICCA)

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Rank 82 85 99 79 86 91 113
No of international congresses 7 8 6 15 8 8 5


2nd Congress of the Macedonian Orthodontic Society, 2012, Skopje (200 delegates) 5th Conference on Water, Climate and Enviroment - BALWOIS 2012, Ohrid 7th Conference of Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Enviroment systems - SDEWES 2012, Ohrid


3th International Tourism Fair, 25th -27th April 2013, Skopski saem, Skopje 10th International Fair of Construction, Buildings Materials and Construction Mechanization, 5th - 9th March 2013, Skopski saem, Skopje 25th International Book Fair, 9th - 15th March 2013, Skopski saem, Skopje 3th International Wine Fest, 15th -17th May 2013, Skopski saem, Skopje 39th International Fair of Metallurgy, Electronics, Energy, Non-Materials and Constructions - TEHNOMA, 15th - 19th October 2013, Skopski saem, Skopje 11th International Trade Fair of Finance and Business Opportunities- FINEXPO, 4th - 5th December 2013, Skopski saem, Skopje


Vasil Iljoski

Vasil Iljoski was a Macedonian playwright, author, essayist, literary critic and professor. He is known for plays such as "Begalka", "Corbadzi Teodos", "Cest", "Kuzman Kapidan" etc. He was one of the founders of the Macedonian Writers Academy and a member of the Macedonian Academy of Arts and Sciences since 1967.

Vlatko Stefanovski

Vlatko Stefanovski is a Macedonian ethno-rock jazz fusion guitar player, started playing guitar at the age of 13. He was one of the founding members of Leb i Sol. He has released several solo albums and did the music for several films and theater plays. Today is a member of the band Kings of Strings, with Tommy Emmanuel and Stochelo Rosenberg.

Darko Pancev

Darko Pancev is a former Macedonian and Yugoslav footballer. He began his career in Vardar from Skopje, and then move to Red Star. He has scored the crucial penalty in the final of the European Champions Cup, when the Red Star won the title of best team of Europe, in 1991. He won the Golden Boot with 34 goals, which he scored in the 1990-1991 season.

Olivera Nikolova

Olivera Nikolova is one of the most famous Macedonian female prose writers. Nikolina published her first book Zoki Poki in 1963. The book remains the most popular Macedonian children’s book. Nikolova is a multiple winner of significant literary awards in Macedonia and former Yugoslavia, also the prestigious Yugoslav Zmaj Award in 1983.

Todor Tose Proeski

Todor Tose Proeski was a great music star of Macedonia and one of the most popular singer in the former Yugoslavia. He released seven albums and was Macedonia's representative in the Eurovision Song Contest 2004. He died in a car accident in age of 26, his music lives on with 3 more albums with the record runs.