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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in december, just around the festivities and there was live music and stands on the square. It was a good experience :)

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jean J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great square with lots of restaurants and cafes in the area which is great after an afternoon with shopping.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 288jonasl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visit the city the summer of 2018. It is a lovely city full with historical sites that I highly recommend to be visited. The square is large and full with statues of Alexander the Great and his family. It is shocking to see so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gunayuner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to report about the false name of the square. I can not understand why it is called Makedonia square. Makedonia is an area name in Greece. They had no more names to think so they start stealing from others? A big faul...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pavl1na
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is like a movie set. Just plain kitsch. If you are numbed by the awfulness of it all, head to one of the many eateries in the surrounding areas and seek solace there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KLBTraveller
Reviewed December 11, 2018

One of the "must do - must see" things if you are traveling to Skopje. Do it both during the day and at night.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yasarozkul
Reviewed December 10, 2018

What I liked about Skopje is their effort to make the city visit-able. And this square encompasses all their effort. The buildings surrounding it are still being constructed, but their national pride hero, Alexander Macedon already has a huge statue in the middle of it....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Elena257
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

The center with the big statue is a great spot for photos and there are great cafes and restaurants around it to enjoy.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ceenaree
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

You couldn't avoid Macedonia Square if you tried. It's at the heart of the city with the statue of Alexander the Great towering over it. In November, the fountains are off but what a statue to see day or night. The square itself is always...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

Nice place with lots of people and activities. Many fine eateries and places for a drink at the place itself and the nearby river. Big but for us foreigners, some weird statues that show ancient heroes, but more important to the people and the nation....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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This is not a question that I am posting but a message of thanks for the two locals who came to my rescue on Saturday evening after I and my colleagues left the showing of Rigoletto at the Macedonian Opera and Ballet House. We were accosted by three young but incredibly aggressive Romas (in England this is the term we tend to use to describe travellers/gypsies) in Macedonia Square, who certainly took a distinct liking to me and were refusing to leave me alone. Despite my protestations they...More
February 08, 2016|
Response fromBen P|
Hi, I have heard the same story from someone else a week ago. He suggests they are the migrants who entered Macedonia from greece!