Dating skopje macedonia
The city developed rapidly after World War II, but this trend was interrupted in 1963 when it was hit by a disastrous earthquake.
Originally, it met the Vardar close to the seat of the Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts.
Several rivers meet the Vardar within the city boundaries.
The largest is the Treska, which is 130 kilometres (81 miles) long.
Skopje is located on the upper course of the Vardar River, and is located on a major north-south Balkan route between Belgrade and Athens.
It is a center for metal-processing, chemical, timber, textile, leather, and printing industries.