Off the beaten path: Macedonia

Macedonia, the land of the best opium, the birthplace of Mother Teresa and the creators of the Cyrillic alphabet, the place with one of the oldest astronomic observatories in the world, the country where you park on the sidewalks, has a very rich history and plenty of destinations for the off the beaten path travelers - be it Kuklica with its petrified wedding party, the milennium cross, the space age monument, fortresses, bazaars, learning about weird legends and unusual customs, and more.

Kuklica - the Macedonian valley of the dolls

Kuklica is 120 bizarre stone figures located in eastern Macedonia. There are many legends surrounding these stone pillars, which resemble a petrified wedding party.