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Very cool. Would love to see more.
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The Skopje carsija is gorgeous.
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Wonderful images. The city looks good!
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skopje is a strange and heavy-handed city.
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skopje is a strange and heavy-handed city.
There's an obvious reason:

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The socialist government tried - in Skopje, Sarajevo, and elsewhere - to replace the Ottoman-era architecture with commieblocks. Luckily, public backlash put a stop to it. But the earthquake in Skopje gave them the opening they needed to try their cheap, brutalist experiment in social engineering.
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Kind of reminds me of Tbilisi a bit. Looks pretty nice from these shots actually.
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interesting mix of architecture, thanks for the pics

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A first for sure. Nice!
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