On our way home we stopped in Skopje Macedonia for a day. That is one interesting city it is seperated drastically from Old Albanian SKopje, to the modern day city, the only thing that seperates this is a river. On the old Albanian side it looks as such:
You can also get fresh Baklava, the best part!
Now then you find a giant statue of Philip of Macedon, cross a bridge and there is a huge modern square, modern buildings with bars and metropolitan cafes and resturants and tons of monuments:
Details of the Monument to Philip of Macedon.
Still on the Albanian side, in front of the brand new museum.
First King of Macedonia
The grand, over the top Alexander the Great statue, Greece is not too happy.
Detail of the Alexander the Great Monument.