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Old Bazaar, Skopje

Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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“old bazaar” (185 reviews)
“lots of shops” (12 reviews)
“narrow streets” (20 reviews)
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's a pretty place with lots of cute coffee shops, however I won't be rushing back. It's a culture in itself and I would encourage females to dress appropriately with covered shoulders and legs in the summer. The market is worth a look, but it...More

Thank TravelMoreMiles
Reviewed 6 days ago

The old bazaar is something really unique you dont see anywhere else in Europe. I enjoyed the atmosphere, there is a lot to explore.

Thank HerrBecker
Reviewed 1 week ago

The old bazaar of Skopje is really the highlight of Skopje. Though right immediate area is the ancient Stone Bridget, the Archeological Museum, the fortress Kale on the hill overlooking the city, the birthplace location of Saint Mother Theresa, the memorial museum of Saint Mother...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Streets were broader than expected in a bazaar? But two well preserved hamans. Should visit one of them which is now the National Gallery.

Thank gweeboonhiah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Several streets of shops and cafes with a very Asian feel. Real mix of Macedonian, Albanian and Turkish influences, great old hammams, mosques and all overlooked by the Ottoman fortress Kale

Thank BBA2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a special place with amazing atmosphere where you can finally experience some depth of the city which is full of masquerade of architecture otherwise.

Thank Iveta C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it , mixture of everything and you get there everything cheap , you feel there Europe but as well Arabic world - istanbul

Thank MiriamMartinik
Reviewed 1 week ago

The old bazaar feels like a true taste of Macedonian culture in Skopje, and far from the new, faux-classical architecture that terrorises its river banks. It’s an environment far richer for the senses and a melting pot of different people. Stray cats walk the streets...More

Thank Hannah W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It moves you to another age. There is very little variety of shops, much souvenir. the area is a little rough, you must to be careful. There are nice shops where you can take tasty tee.

Thank Betobeto93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely area of the city full of interesting shops and a wide variety of cultures, markets and coffee shops as well as traditional stores. We very much enjoyed wandering through the street and finding hidden gems. Make sure you take your time and your...More

Thank TravellingOrange
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16 June 2015|
Response from Svetko_Jimmy |
I suppose the question is "Do they have a Christmas market?". As far as I know they have it on Macedonia square.