Many parts of the city of Skopje have been "under construction" as the government has been giving the city a "classical makeover." With over 40 new statues planned as part of the grand Skopje 2014 project, Skopje may soon be known as "the city of statues."
Despite the controversy surrounding the project, many of the new buildings, bridges, sculptures, and statues are quite beautiful! Here are a few of our favorite!
, though it is not officially named for him. This is Ethan's favorite because of the "dancing water" that falls from the top and shoots up from the bottom and from the out of the lions' mouths... if you stand close on a windy day you get sprayed!