Category Archives: Macedonia, Spring 2009

David’s six week stint as a Fulbright Senior Scholar teaching at the University American College Skopje (UACS)

The Wildest Weekend

Saturday So we finally came to the absolutely last weekend we would have in Macedonia.  Heinz had promised to take us back to Ohrid to see what we had missed the first time.  And did he ever!  We started out … Continue reading

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Orthodox Easter Week

Monday Today was Orthodox Easter Monday.  We agreed to make coffee and Silvana brought a traditional Easter cake and colored eggs for fighting.  So we had our Easter breakfast.  Silvana’s egg beat mine easily and Heinz cracked David’s, but then … Continue reading

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Stobi was the big adventure this week

Monday, April 13 So Heinz took Latin Easter Monday off, and we met at 8:45 a.m. for an adventure.  As we left Skopje, there were great black clouds closing in from every direction.  Our weather website had promised a day … Continue reading

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A Normal Week More or Less

Well, normal for us in Macedonia. Monday Heinz and Sylvana were coming over the border from Bulgaria, so they suggested we take a bus from Skopje to Kriva Palanka to meet them for dinner.  It was a bright sunny day, … Continue reading

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