Visiting historic landmarks and famous buildings is the best way to discover city. Stone Bridge (Skopje),
Mustafa Pasha Mosque,
Memorial House of Mother Teresa are great places to visit in Skopje while taking sightseeing tour of its streets.
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Skopje (, US also ; Macedonian: Скопје [ˈskɔpjɛ] (listen)) is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Macedonia. It is the country's political, cultural, economic, and academic center.
The territory of Skopje has been inhabited since at least 4000 BC; remains of Neolithic settlements have been found within the old Kale Fortress that overlooks the modern city centre. Scupi became the capital of Dardania in the second century BC. On the eve of the 1st century AD, the settlement was seized by the Romans and became a military camp. When the Roman Empire was divided into eastern and western halves in 395 AD, Scupi came under Byzantine rule from Constantinople. During much of the early medieval period, the town was contested between the Byzantines and the Bulgarian Empire, whose capital it was between 972 and 992.
From 1282, the town was part of the Serbian Empire and acted as its capital city from 1346 to 1371. In 1392, the city was conquered by the Ottoman Turks who called the town...Wikipedia (
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