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Porta Macedonia aka Gate Macedonia

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Boulevard 11th October | Square Pela, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
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Reviewed May 20, 2019

North Macedonia's very own Arc de T is squashed in between adjacent buildings that now seem to dominate it. Before arriving in Skopje I expected this to be the prime monument but it is a little disappointing. Parked cars and barriers obscure any magnificence it...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

Skopje's Porta Macedonia has scenes of North Macedonian history on its facades, with roof-top access. There 's only 1 street through it (unlike Arc's convergence of avenues). It's worth a quick 5-minute glance.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019

Porta Macedonia aka Gate Macedonia leads you to the Macedonian square and its a nice piece of art with some statues nearby.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

This is another output of the recent frenzy of construction of monuments and civic buildings in Skopje. It's an arch in the style of a traditional Roman triumphal arch. Traffic passes underneath which is a bit of a shame.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KGB777
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

On the picture’s it looks more interesting than in real.. it’s just a replica of the the one in Paris. You can’t miss it because it’s in the middle of the Centre, but that’s it.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

If it works in Paris, it should also work in Skopje. Worth a quick walk by and a photo if you can time the light right. Near most lodging and the main square.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

a bad copy of very impressive ones such as in paris etc. also it is kind of missplaced since there is a noisy road next to it and some buildings...

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

Interesting triumphal arch but in a sort of odd place. I was told at the free walking tour that there is an observation deck on top. I went at different times over three days and each time the gates were locked so I think maybe...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Nothing really here to get one overly excited, after all its just a Gate to the city square. You wont miss it while out walking

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

Well, it sort of fits with the rest of the locale, so I suppose that it is OK from that point of view. It really doesn't warrant a separate visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
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