Bay of bones (Залив на Коските, Музеј на вода, Water Museum) is located 14 km from Ohrid near the auto camp Gradiste. Underwater archaeological research on this site “Плоча Миќов Град” (Plate Michov City), was launched in 1997, and in 2007-2008 was performed reconstruction of part of the settlement which presents attractive archaeological site on the attractive area of the lake.
The current findings, especially the lake abounds with remains of prehistoric settlements, ancient and medieval objects that were submerged in water, mainly due to fluctuations of water levels and movable artifacts found through past on the bottom of the lake, mostly due to fishing activities or during the performance of lake traffic through past centuries.
On the locality Plate Michov City was discovered prehistoric pile settlement with time belonging to the Late Bronze and Early Iron Age, and in the current research there were 6000 recorded remains of wooden piles into the waters of the lake bottom, at a depth of 3 to 5 meters that probably relied on common wooden platform on which functioned twenty prehistoric residential buildings, built also of wood.
Lake Ohrid has a dramatic drop-off at its tectonic shelf, which is worth exploring, and there is also a Neolithic stilt village which can be accessed with special permission. In Lake Ohrid, also known as a fresh-water sea, very attractive are the endemic forms of life, such as the Ohrid round sponge living at the depth of 35 meters, the number of underwater pre-historical settlements and the fish in the rocky parts from Gradiste to Trpejca.
Learn to dive in a simple and interesting way following the program and standards of Scuba Schools International and acquire internationally recognized certificate for diving.
Also, sailing is available in Macedonia on the Ohrid and Prespa Lake. Sailing as a recreational activity and relaxing water sport is also very popular in Macedonia. The local sailing clubs will make your sailing trip in Macedonia unforgetable. The fans of this sport can get enormous amusement by sailing through the Macedonian lakes, enjoying both pleasures, of the sport and of the nature.
The Ohrid Summer Festival was found in 1961. The Festival has established its own term 12th July till 20th August, as traditional every year. It is financed by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Macedonia, and sponsors, some of them members at the Club of Friends of the Festival. The Patron of the Festival is the President of the Republic of Macedonia. Since 1994, the Festival is a member of the European Festival Association. During the last 48 years, many national and international music and theatre artists and ensembles have performed at the festival.
A lot of conditions and criterias are considered when a future potential student makes it’s important decision about it’s educative path.
Each kind of university offers various different possibilities for the students. First of all, the desire of the person becoming something in his life is the main reason lying behind the decision. Every person has it’s own visual sight for the future. Someone wants to become doctor, the other one economist, businessman, manager etc. Every single university is a brand, and offers an unique perception about itself. There are a lot of subjects, professors, locations and similar properties which categorizes each university as special. Some students aren’t able to pay for the expensive universities, or just can’t travel to a farer location.
So, when it comes to the tips about the decision of choosing school, there are various conditions, but the main is, of course, the person we want to become, and the diploma we want to have when we finish the educative process.
A student exchange program is a program in which students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Student exchange programs may involve international travel, but does not necessarily require the student to study outside of their home country. An exchange student typically stays in the host country for a period of 6 to 10 months. International students or those on study abroad programs may stay in the host country for several years. Some exchange programs offer academic credit.
About the accommodation, students have various possibilities and are offered decent places for housing and hosting. A university student involved in an exchange program can choose to live on campus or off campus. Living off campus is a popular choice, because students are more independent and learn more about the new culture when they are on their own. Every students which comes from a different part of the world, as a piece of this activity, has a lot of chance to learn about the domestic culture and lifestyle of the housing country, as well, spreading the culture and lifestyle of it’s own country trough communication with the natives.
Being a part of such a program, brings the students into a new, higher level od educative and personal experience, improving it’s skills on both individual and collective aspect.