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Conference on ecotourism in Ohrid region


A conference on four seasons of ecotourism in the Ohrid region, organized by the Green Institute, the Democratic Renewal of Macedonia (DOM green political party), and Dutch Bureau de Helling foundation, was held Sunday in Ohrid.

The gathering tackled alternative forms of environment-friendly tourism that will preserve the UNESCO world heritage site status of the Ohrid region. Mountaineering, mountain biking, paragliding, authentic cuisine were among the subjects of discussion.

‘The aim is for the Ohrid region to initiate, support events and activities that will attract domestic and foreign tourists,’ the conference’s organizers said.