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Macedonia (Macedonian: Македонија; English: /ˌmæsɨˈdoʊniə/ mas-i-DOH-nee-ə), officially the Republic of Macedonia (Република Македонија, transliterated: Republika Makedonija [rɛˈpublika makɛˈdɔnija]), is a landlocked country located in the central Balkan peninsula in Southeastern Europe. It is one of the successor states of the former Yugoslavia, from which it declared independence in 1991. It became a member of the United Nations in 1993, but as a result of a dispute with Greece over its name, it was admitted under the provisional reference of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, sometimes abbreviated as FYROM.

Capital: Skopje

Population: 2061000

Area (sq. km): 25333

Languages: mk,sq,tr,rmm,sr

Currency: Denar (MKD)

Domain: .mk

Phone code: 389

Attractions in Macedonia (44)

  • Matkasee
  • Saint Jovan Bigorski Monastery
  • Čifte Hammam
  • Old Bazaar, Skopje
  • Mavrovo Lake
  • Millennium Cross
  • Contemporary Art Museum of Macedonia
  • Mustapha Pasha Mosque
  • Clock Tower of Bitola
  • Museum of Macedonia
  • Museum of the Macedonian Struggle (Skopje)
  • Church of St. Panteleimon (Nerezi)
  • Memorial House of Mother Teresa
  • Museum of the City of Skopje
  • Skopje Airport
  • Ilinden (memorial)
  • Skopje Fortress
  • Aqua Park Macedonia

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Capital — Skopje

Time in capital — 18/01/18 22:52:55