The tradition of Macedonia
Like most of the Balkan states,Macedonia has long been a popular holiday destination in Europe. Despite being landlocked, it is thriving summer beach tourism on the shores of Lake Ohrid. For the Russian traveler Macedonian traditions are very similar to their own, because the culture of the two fraternal Slavic countries formed at the same time and under the influence of similar religious and political conditions.
Please to the table!
It requires a separate story culinary traditionsMacedonia. One of the main products on the table of locals - peppers, which are grown for at least forty species. Black bread almost does not bake, but white bread is very love. Slices of bread dipped in gravy made and even soup that boiled chicken or lamb.
By the way, very hospitable Macedonians notcall. Before the visitor, who came to talk, rarely put anything more serious than chips and soda. A full lunch will feed a family, remaining at a party with an overnight stay.
Alcohol, on the Macedonian tradition, usedsmall amounts here. White wine is made to dilute soda and grape vodka drink a little of the tiny glasses, reminiscent of the cap from the bottle.
A gypsy daughter of beloved on the night ...
Macedonia - one of the poorest countries in Europe andhere you can find a large number of Roma. Some of them live a settled life, their children go to school, while adults make a living from handicrafts. They mend shoes, selling souvenirs, forging various utensils and even cook candle.
Other Roma profess a real nomadlifestyle and travel across the country, wondering, stealing horses and trading not too legitimate goods. According to tradition, in Macedonia are always loyal to the nomadic people, but in recent years with such tabor Roma are trying to fight - to develop tourism with such a civilized neighborhood turns out badly.
Grooms and Patriots
Men in Macedonia is much more thanwomen, but because the girls here are just a few fans and can choose whom to give a hand and heart. Macedonian friends with, you can hear a request to introduce him to a girl from Russia because of their brides are sorely lacking. By the way, the inhabitants of Macedonia are very patriotic, and even the mere mention of the name of their country in the international television news gives them cheers and a surge of extraordinary pride.