Heraclea Lyncestis also spelled Herakleia Lynkestis (Greek: Ἡράκλεια Λυγκηστίς; Macedonian: Хераклеа Линкестис; Latin: Heraclea Lyncestis), was an ancient Greek city in Macedon, ruled later by the Romans. Its ruins are situated 2 km south of the pre…
Latitude and longitude of Bitola
Bitola (Macedonian: Битола [ˈbitɔɫa] known also by several alternative names) is a city in the southwestern part of the Republic of Macedonia. The city is an administrative, cultural, industrial, commercial, and educational centre. It is located in the southern part of the Pelagonia valley, surrounded by the Baba, Nidže and Kajmakčalan mountain ranges, 14 kilometres (9 miles) north of the Medžitlija-Níki border crossing with Greece. It is an important junction connecting the south of the Adriatic Sea with the Aegean Sea and Central Europe. It has been known since the Ottoman period as "the city of the consuls", since many European countries have consulates in Bitola. According to the 2002 census, Bitola is the second largest city in the country. Bitola is also the seat of the Bitola Municipality. Bitola is one of the oldest cities on the territory of the Republic of Macedonia. It was founded as Heraclea Lyncestis in the middle of the 4th century BC by Philip II of Macedon.
Latitude: 41° 01' 53.15" N
Longitude: 21° 20' 5.06" E
Articles of interest in Bitola
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Širok Sokak (Macedonian: Широк Сокак, meaning "Wide Alley", from the Turkish word for "Street") is a long pedestrian street in Bitola, Republic of Macedonia. The street is considered to be the centre of Bitola. It roughly starts at Magnolia Square a…
Novaci (Macedonian: Новаци ) is a municipality in southern Republic of Macedonia. Novaci is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found.
Mogila (Macedonian: Могила ) is a municipality in south-central Republic of Macedonia. Mogila is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found.
The Battle of Monastir took place near the town of Bitola, Macedonia (then known as Monastir) during the First Balkan War, from 16 to 19 November 1912. As an ongoing part of the Balkan Wars, the Ottoman Vardar Army retreated from the defeat at Kuman…
Kruševo Municipality (Macedonian: Крушево [ˈkruʃevo]; Aromanian: Crushuva) is a municipality in central Republic of Macedonia. Kruševo is also the name of the town where the municipal seat is found.
Capari (Macedonian Cyrillic: Цапари) is a village in Macedonia.
Logovardi Airport (Macedonian: Аеродром Логоварди, Aerodrom Logovardi) is an airport that stretches nearly 9 km (6 mi) and is located in Bitola, Republic of Macedonia.
Brajčino (Macedonian: Брајчино, [ˈbrajtʃinɔ]) is a village in the Resen Municipality of the Republic of Macedonia, situated 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) from Lake Prespa, on Baba Mountain in Pelister National Park. The village is also located near the bord…
Varnous or Varnoundas (Greek: Βαρνούντας, also called Peristeri) is a mountain in northern Florina regional unit, Greece, situated between the town of Florina and Lake Prespa, and just south of the border with the Republic of Macedonia. Its highest …
Dihovo (Macedonian Cyrillic: Дихово) is a village about seven kilometers away from a center of Bitola, which is the second largest city in Macedonia.
Medžitlija (Macedonian: Меџитлија, Turkish: Mecitli, Albanian: Mexhitli, Greek: Μετζίτλια) is a village situated in the south-west of the Republic of Macedonia, along the border with Greece.
The river Dragor (Macedonian: Драгор) is a small river situated in the south of the Republic of Macedonia. It flows mainly through the city of Bitola. Its spring is located near Sapunčica, on the Baba Mountain.
Agia Paraskevi (Greek: Αγία Παρασκευή, Bulgarian and Macedonian: Света Петка, Sveta Petka) is a village in the Florina regional unit, Greece. The village of Agia Paraskevi is one of several border villages along the frontier of Greece and the Republ…
Logovardi (Macedonian: Логоварди) is a village situated in Pelagonia, east of Bitola, Republic of Macedonia. Located in the village of Logovardi is the cemetery of the buried French soldiers, who lost their lives during World War II.
Kišava (Macedonian: Кишава, sometimes transliterated Kishava) is a small village in the municipality of Bitola. It is in the district of Bitola. It is located about 20 km south of Bitola and is accessed by narrow mountainous roads. The main road tha…
Ushici is a settlement in the city of Bitola in Republic of Macedonia.
Obednik is a village located in the Demir Hisar region of the Republic of Macedonia. This village is only 5 to 7 km (3 to 4 mi) away from the historic village of Smilevo.