Last Day in Ohrid

Last Day in Ohrid

We spent our last day in Ohrid, at the beach, then we went into the old town for some traditional Macedonian food at Pizza Via Sacra. I enjoyed the pickled cabbage leaves stuffed with ground beef and rice. It’s been a wonderful stay here, and we will definitely...
Saint Naum & Saint Naum Springs

Saint Naum & Saint Naum Springs

On May 13th, we decided to visit Saint Naum which is an Eastern Orthodox monastery, about 29 km south of Ohrid. While waiting for a bus, a Mercedes pulled up and the driver offered to take us to Saint Naum for the price of the bus fare. We often get where we want to...
A Day in Old Town Ohrid

A Day in Old Town Ohrid

One day, in late April, after a walk on the boardwalk, and breakfast at The Dublin restaurant, we went exploring the old town in Ohrid. Our first stop was the National Workshop for Handmade Paper, where we watched a demonstration of how paper is made. A screen is...

April in Ohrid

On April 10th, after working out at the gym, we went to Mece’s restaurant for dinner, and to celebrate the grand opening at their new location, next door. It was our first time seeing the new space and we were very impressed. There is the main dining room, a...