Elections are scheduled to take place on 13 April. In this pre-election period, protests are likely to take place; one is scheduled for 1 March in central Skopje. You should check for information on the local media and avoid demonstrations and large gatherings.
Mosquito-borne diseases, including West Nile virus are present. See Health
Occasional acts of violence occur, particularly in the north, but also in Skopje.
Most visits to Macedonia are trouble-free.
There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.