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Ohrid Lake is the largest and most important natural lake in Macedonia and probably the most important biological stagnant water ecosystem in Europe. It features a rich history of culture, archaeological sites and natural beauty. Thanks to these features, the 1980 Ohrid and Lake Ohrid were declared world heritage under UNESCO protection.
At the French military cemetery in Bitola there are more than 13,262 soldiers of the French army killed on the Macedonian front during the First World War.