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Philip II of Macedonia Statue

Shirok Sokak, Bitola, Republic of Macedonia
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Nice statue in the center of town

This was a nice statue with information in several languages, but not English. It's situated at... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Lakeville, Minnesota
Robust, meaningful statue, a champion of Macedonia

As statues of heroes go, this is very impressive - big, bold, an upright figure seated on... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Shirok Sokak, Bitola, Republic of Macedonia

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This was a nice statue with information in several languages, but not English. It's situated at the end of the promenade so good for part of that walk.

Thank karnie53
Reviewed 2 July 2017

As statues of heroes go, this is very impressive - big, bold, an upright figure seated on horseback, sword held triumphantly high, this black bronze just says authority and presence. It is as much a statement of power, and a memorial to a dead knight/king....More

Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This newly constructed statue is also at the top end of Sirok Sokak. Stop, take some pics, but nice to have instead of a boring square with nothing. Close to the clock tower, shops, and a great place to sit and relax

Thank SimDiesel
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Positioned in the city center, you cann't miss to visit. Very interesting surroundings including Sahat kula, mosques, market place...

Thank nevenjerkovic
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The Central plaza of Bitola near the Caat Kula park. Another of the many statues of Philip which can be found all over Macedonia. A little tacky and overdone.

1  Thank George B
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is an attractive rather recent landmark, in the center of town. If you were not going to be going past it, I would not recommend a special trip to see it. I believe it holds more significance for the locals than tourist appeal. I...More

Thank C2BMe
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

It's an ok statue, nothing special. Worth visiting for a photo or two. It's at the end of the Main Street near the mosque.

Thank brendon k
Reviewed 13 March 2016

The best way to enjoy this dynamic statue is sitting at the terrace of the Grne restaurant, just north of Sirok Sarak street.

Thank TravelingCat22
Reviewed 27 February 2016

The statue is located in the Magnolia Square, in downtown of Bitola. In the area there are other attractions of the town: Clock Tower, the Yeni Mosque and one edge of the pedestrian Širok Sokak Street. Nearby there is a nice fountain, shield shape. Around...More

Thank Lucian M
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Bitola is a quiet romantic place to remember the old time of the Balkan Renaissance - the nostalgia of old houses gives the town specific atmosphere.

Thank nantona
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