"Historic city at the lake shore" Ohrid by Roggeveen

Ohrid Travel Guide: 881 reviews and 2,879 photos

The old face; Unesco heritage

Ohrid is a wonderful old city with a lot of old Christian orthodox churches and the impressive old Citadel. In the old part of town there are almost no new buildings, so you can get a really good picture of what Ohrid must have looked like in history.
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The young face; Fun and tourism

Ohrid also has another face; one of a relaxed tourist spot at the lakeside. The hotels and restaurants are quite modern and on the long boulevard people like to walk and watch each other. There is a lot to do on the lake and in the surounding area; fishing, sailing, canoeing, swimming, hiking and biking. It's also a relative cheap destination.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:historic city, relatively cheap
  • Cons:a bit loud on saturday nights
  • In a nutshell:A mix of culture and fun at the lakeside
  • Last visit to Ohrid: May 2011
  • Intro Updated Jun 7, 2011
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