Tag: Travel

Volunteers in Prilep

The journey started with a 7am alarm clock wake up. We then headed to the station to board the bus to the town with the monkey story behind it known as Prilep. Once we got there we met up with the Italian EVS volunteers who are based there […]

Украина: Славјански центар каде што се спојуваат новото и старото време

Да заминеш сам и со автомобил во Украина, а притоа да ја излезеш од македонската територија знае да биде искушение. „Навистина, сам? Во Украина? Толкав пат? Среде војна? И немаш ништо да пријавиш?“ – се само дел од прашањата што ме затекнаа на преминот „Табановце“. Познанството со цариниците […]

Youth Exchange – “Back to Nature”

“Back to Nature” is a youth exchange, organized by the non-governmental organization “Hang-Kép  Egyesület” from Debrecen, Hungary, which took place from 18.08.2017 to 27.08.2017 in Hortobagy, Hungary. “Volunteering Centre Skopje” participated in the youth exchange with its own team, made of 5 participants under the age of 18, […]

Kokino – where you can reach the sky

Ancient cultures keep on surprising researchers with advanced technology that they managed to develop at their times. Kokino, a proof of progressive civilisations dating back to II century BC, is located in north-east Macedonia where ancients observed the movement of Earth and its link with changing sky allowing […]

Cyprus: on the crossroad of continents

The island where many cultures mixed up creating an interesting mosaic culture, unfortunately it also caused too many political interests to clash resulting in still ongoing Greek-Turkish conflict. Things you may not know about Cyprus if you just browsed holiday brochure: In fact the island contains two separate […]

Cathedrals, cathedrals everywhere!

Hey, have you ever tried traveling with your parents and siblings? I bet you did. Your significant other? Probably. And what about taking a journey with your grandparents? Hmm..? Not really?   Well, I did. I traveled with all of them. At the same time. In one mini-van, […]

Road trip Albania-Greece

Me and my French friend Juliette, who is also volunteering in VCS, decided to make a road trip around South Albania and Greece to discover this wonderful part of Europe. We chose to make 6 stops during this journey, 2 in Albania and 4 in Greece, let me […]

The Monastery of St. Naum

  Picturesque Environment with Devine Patina Saint Naum of Ohrid died on 23rd of December 910. He was one of the most renowned followers of the work of the brothers St. Cyril and Methodius. Together with the other follower- St. Clement of Ohrid he initiated and realized the […]

Ohrid Lake- a piece of paradise.

Macedonia – a small country full of natural beauty. Growing up here you breathe fresh air and swim in the clear waters of its stunning lakes. You climb mountains and drive through roads surrounded by the trees. You harvest your own fruits and vegetables and collect the flowers […]