Most visits to Macedonia are trouble-free. Occasional acts of criminal violence occur, although foreigners are not generally targeted.
There are occasional protests in central Skopje. Check local media and avoid any demonstrations or large gatherings.
There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism
Mosquito-borne diseases, including West Nile virus are present. See Health
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks.